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Mathematical Problems in Engineering
Volume 2012, Article ID 168632, 24 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2012/168632
Research Article

A Numerical Study of Low-Thrust Limited Power Trajectories between Coplanar Circular Orbits in an Inverse-Square Force Field

1Departamento de Matemática, Instituto Tecnológico de Aeronáutica, 12228-900 São José dos Campos, SP, Brazil
2EMBRAER S. A., Divisão de Ensaio em Voo, 12227-901 São José dos Campos, SP, Brazil
3Subdepartamento Técnico do Departamento de Ciência e Tecnologia Aeroespacial, 12228-900 São José dos Campos, SP, Brazil

Received 15 November 2011; Accepted 19 January 2012

Academic Editor: Silvia Maria Giuliatti Winter

Copyright © 2012 Sandro da Silva Fernandes et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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