Acta Astronautica

(The median citation count of Acta Astronautica is 4. The table below lists those papers that are above that threshold based on CrossRef citation counts [max. 500 papers]. The publications cover those that have been published in the past four years, i.e., from 2019-11-01 to 2023-11-01.)
Thermal protection systems for space vehicles: A review on technology development, current challenges and future prospects181
Hayabusa2 mission status: Landing, roving and cratering on asteroid Ryugu99
Recent advances in the shock wave/boundary layer interaction and its control in internal and external flows95
The active space debris removal mission RemoveDebris. Part 2: In orbit operations88
Mixing enhancement of multi hydrogen jets through the cavity flameholder with extended pylon77
Small satellites an overview and assessment72
Real-time optimal control for irregular asteroid landings using deep neural networks69
Mars Sample Return Campaign Concept Status65
Three-dimensional numerical modeling of a rocket engine with solid fuel61
Numerical investigation on mixing improvement mechanism of transverse injection based scramjet combustor61
On the guidance, navigation and control of in-orbit space robotic missions: A survey and prospective vision59
The active space debris removal mission RemoveDebris. Part 1: From concept to launch58
Regolith-based additive manufacturing for sustainable development of lunar infrastructure – An overview55
Adaptive generalized ZEM-ZEV feedback guidance for planetary landing via a deep reinforcement learning approach52
Adaptive guidance and integrated navigation with reinforcement meta-learning51
Effect of channel and oxidizer injection slot width on the rotating detonation fueled by pre-combustion cracked kerosene49
Path planning for asteroid hopping rovers with pre-trained deep reinforcement learning architectures48
Influence of the secondary flow control on the transverse gaseous injection flow field properties in a supersonic flow46
Multi-objective configuration optimization for coordinated capture of dual-arm space robot46
Review of cavity ignition in supersonic flows44
Effects of supersonic nozzle guide vanes on the performance and flow structures of a rotating detonation combustor44
From new space to big space: How commercial space dream is becoming a reality44
Influence of backward-facing step on the mixing efficiency of multi microjets at supersonic flow43
Technology advancements for channel wall nozzle manufacturing in liquid rocket engines42
Terminal adaptive guidance via reinforcement meta-learning: Applications to autonomous asteroid close-proximity operations41
Dynamic analysis of space robot manipulator considering clearance joint and parameter uncertainty: Modeling, analysis and quantification41
Vibration and flutter characteristics of GPL-reinforced functionally graded porous cylindrical panels subjected to supersonic flow41
Deep networks as approximators of optimal low-thrust and multi-impulse cost in multitarget missions41
RF Helicon-based Inductive Plasma Thruster (IPT) Design for an Atmosphere-Breathing Electric Propulsion system (ABEP)40
Shock wave/turbulence boundary layer interaction control with the secondary recirculation jet in a supersonic flow38
A techno-economic analysis of asteroid mining38
3D numerical modeling of a cylindrical RDE with an inner body extending out of the nozzle38
Identifying the 50 statistically-most-concerning derelict objects in LEO37
End to end process evaluation for additively manufactured liquid rocket engine thrust chambers37
Effects of slot injection on detonation wavelet characteristics in a rotating detonation engine36
Utilization of additive manufacturing in hybrid rocket technology: A review36
Imbalanced satellite telemetry data anomaly detection model based on Bayesian LSTM36
Preliminary trajectory design for NASA’s Solar Cruiser: A technology demonstration mission35
A new strategy for the reinforcement of paraffin-based fuels based on cellular structures: The armored grain — Mechanical characterization34
A brief history of spaceflight from 1961 to 2020: An analysis of missions and astronaut demographics34
Survey on key techniques of rocket-based combined-cycle engine in ejector mode34
Thermal oxidation and heterogeneous combustion of AlH3 and Al: A comparative study34
Physical and mathematical models for space objects breakup and fragmentation in hypervelocity collisions33
Monocular-based pose determination of uncooperative space objects33
Adaptive trajectory tracking control of a free-flying space manipulator with guaranteed prescribed performance and actuator saturation33
Realization of methane-air continuous rotating detonation wave33
Singular spectrum analysis of GPS derived ionospheric TEC variations over Nepal during the low solar activity period32
Survey of machine learning techniques in spacecraft control design32
Integrated in-situ resource utilization system design and logistics for Mars exploration31
A review towards the design of extraterrestrial structures: From regolith to human outposts31
Total electron content anomalies associated with earthquakes occurred during 1998–201931
Ultra-high-molecular-weight polyethylene as a hypervelocity impact shielding material for space structures31
Adaptive extended Kalman filtering strategies for spacecraft formation relative navigation31
Hygrothermal mechanical behaviors of axially functionally graded microbeams using a refined first order shear deformation theory31
Effect of RDX content on the agglomeration, combustion and condensed combustion products of an aluminized HTPB propellant31
Observer-based fault-tolerant attitude tracking control for rigid spacecraft with actuator saturation and faults31
Effects of flow-field structures on the stability of rotating detonation ramjet engine31
Numerical investigation of upstream cavity enhanced fuel mixing in scramjet combustors30
Discrete-time pure-tension sliding mode predictive control for the deployment of space tethered satellite with input saturation30
Novel finite-time adaptive neural control of flexible spacecraft with actuator constraints and prescribed attitude tracking performance30
Experimental study of flame stabilization in a single-side expansion scramjet combustor with different cavity length-to-depth ratios30
Adaptive sliding mode attitude tracking control for flexible spacecraft systems based on the Takagi-Sugeno fuzzy modelling method30
Event-triggered sliding mode attitude coordinated control for spacecraft formation flying system with disturbances29
Key technologies for thermodynamic cycle of precooled engines: A review29
A rotating detonation engine using methane-ethylene mixture and air29
Effects of cavity depth on the ethylene-air Continuous Rotating Detonation29
Motivational impact of active learning methods in aerospace engineering students29
Linear time-series modeling of the GNSS based TEC variations over Southwest Japan during 2011–2018 and comparison against ARMA and GIM models28
Adaptive powered descent guidance based on multi-phase pseudospectral convex optimization28
Intake design for an Atmosphere-Breathing Electric Propulsion System (ABEP)28
Modelling of satellite constellations for trusted node QKD networks28
Just in time collision avoidance – A review28
Propagation mode analysis of rotating detonation waves fueled by liquid kerosene28
Adaptive fault tolerant control for hypersonic vehicle with input saturation and state constraints28
Micro-vibration suppression methods and key technologies for high-precision space optical instruments28
Fuel-optimal powered descent guidance with free final-time and path constraints27
Dynamic characteristics of a gliding arc plasma-assisted ignition in a cavity-based scramjet combustor27
Numerical investigation on implication of strut profile on combustion characteristics in a cavity based scramjet combustor27
Environmental sustainability of large satellite constellations in low earth orbit27
Lunar ISRU energy storage and electricity generation27
Outgassing effect in polymeric composites exposed to space environment thermal-vacuum conditions26
Epoxy-based shape memory composite for space applications26
The small orbital debris population and its impact on space activities and ecological safety26
Optimal design and robust analysis of a net of active devices for micro-vibration control of an on-orbit large space antenna26
Deep learning-based spacecraft relative navigation methods: A survey26
Six degree-of-freedom body-fixed hovering over unmapped asteroids via LIDAR altimetry and reinforcement meta-learning26
Nonsingular terminal sliding mode control for free-floating space manipulator with disturbance26
Solar sail cooperative formation flying around L2<26
Mixing and combustion augmentation of the RBCC with different mixer configurations in ejector mode26
Design of agile satellite constellation based on hybrid-resampling particle swarm optimization method25
Significance of 3U CubeSat OrigamiSat-1 for space demonstration of multifunctional deployable membrane25
Aalto-1, multi-payload CubeSat: In-orbit results and lessons learned25
Models validation and code profiling in state-to-state simulations of shock heated air flows25
Finite element-smoothed particle hydrodynamics adaptive method in simulating debris cloud25
Simulating oxygen production on Mars for the Mars Oxygen In-Situ Resource Utilization Experiment24
Dynamics and combustion of single aluminium agglomerate in solid propellant environment24
In-orbit aerodynamic coefficient measurements using SOAR (Satellite for Orbital Aerodynamics Research)24
Numerical study of the reverse-rotating waves in rotating detonation engine with a hollow combustor24
Near-field plume-surface interaction and regolith erosion and dispersal during the lunar landing24
Effects of the exit convergent ratio on the propagation behavior of rotating detonations utilizing liquid kerosene24
Effect of titanium surface roughness on oxygen catalytic recombination in a shock tube24
Human physiology adaptation to altered gravity environments24
Effects of micro-vortex generators on shock wave structure in a low aspect ratio duct, numerical investigation24
Autonomous navigation for deep space small satellites: Scientific and technological advances24
Behavior and flow mechanism of shock train self-excited oscillation influenced by background waves24
Experimental research on the propagation process of rotating detonation wave with a gaseous hydrocarbon mixture fuel24
Decentralized adaptive control for attitude synchronization of multiple spacecraft via quantized information exchange24
Simulation and tension control of a tether-actuated closing mechanism for net-based capture of space debris23
Least-squares solution of a class of optimal space guidance problems via Theory of Connections23
Numerical investigation of radiation shielding properties of polyethylene-based nanocomposite materials in different space environments23
A Flexible Lunar Architecture for Exploration (FLARE) supporting NASA's Artemis Program23
Motion control of a space manipulator using fuzzy sliding mode control with reinforcement learning23
Dynamics of a tethered satellite formation for space exploration modeled via ANCF23
Multi-satellite scheduling framework and algorithm for very large area observation23
Prospects for applying BaSO4 powders as pigments for spacecraft thermal control coatings23
Shock train behavior affected by continuous Mach number variation of incoming flow23
Aalto-1, multi-payload CubeSat: Design, integration and launch22
Re-entry survival analysis and ground risk assessment of space debris considering by-products generation22
On-orbit flight testing of the Roll-Out Solar Array22
Investigation of pyrolysis effect on convective heat transfer characteristics of supercritical aviation kerosene22
Design exploration on the shock wave/turbulence boundary layer control induced by the secondary recirculation jet22
Effects of ignition condition on the initiation characteristics of rotating detonation wave in plane-radial structure22
Deep neural network approach for fault detection and diagnosis during startup transient of liquid-propellant rocket engine22
Numerical investigation of cavity-induced enhanced supersonic mixing with inclined injection strategies22
Modeling and analysis of ionospheric TEC variability from GPS–TEC measurements using SSA model during 24th solar cycle22
Wall temperature effects on shock wave/turbulent boundary layer interaction via direct numerical simulation22
Optimum fuzzy sliding mode control of fuel sloshing in a spacecraft using PSO algorithm22
Symplectic analysis on dynamic behaviors of tethered tug–debris system22
Effect of multi-location swirl injection on the performance of hybrid rocket motor21
An optimization dust-removing electrode design method aiming at improving dust mitigation efficiency in lunar exploration21
Investigation of combustion characteristics in a hydrogen-fueled scramjet combustor21
Machine learning algorithm to forecast ionospheric time delays using Global Navigation satellite system observations21
A novel approach for optimal trajectory design with multiple operation modes of propulsion system, part 121
Fast solution continuation of time-optimal asteroid landing trajectories using deep neural networks21
Miniature docking mechanism for CubeSats21
Vibration suppression for post-capture spacecraft via a novel bio-inspired Stewart isolation system21
Optimal collision-free path planning of a free-floating space robot using spline-based trajectories21
Autonomous closed-loop guidance using reinforcement learning in a low-thrust, multi-body dynamical environment21
Control of double gimbal control moment gyro systems using the backstepping control method and a nonlinear disturbance observer21
Food in space from hydrogen-oxidizing bacteria21
Lunar polar exploration mission for water prospection - JAXA's current status of joint study with ISRO21
A mathematical model for the separation behavior of a split type low-shock separation bolt21
Safety of a rotating detonation engine fed by acetylene – oxygen mixture launching stage21
Numerical investigation of the effects of gas-liquid ratio on the spray characteristics of liquid-centered swirl coaxial injectors21
Design and performance assessment of a distributed vibration suppression system of a large flexible antenna during attitude manoeuvres21
Coulomb drag propulsion experiments of ESTCube-2 and FORESAIL-121
Clay in situ resource utilization with Mars global simulant slurries for additive manufacturing and traditional shaping of unfired green bodies21
Improvement of endurance performance for high-altitude solar-powered airships: A review20
Thermo-mechanical dynamics of two-dimensional FG microbeam subjected to a moving harmonic load20
Evaluation of tightly- and loosely-coupled approaches in CNN-based pose estimation systems for uncooperative spacecraft20
The influence of external magnetic field on the plume of vacuum arc thruster20
Experimental verification of cylindrical air-breathing continuous rotating detonation engine fueled by non-premixed ethylene20
A two-arm flexible space manipulator system for post-grasping manipulation operations of a passive target object20
Three-spacecraft autonomous orbit determination and observability analysis with inertial angles-only measurements20
Options and uncertainties in planetary defense: Impulse-dependent response and the physical properties of asteroids20
Trajectory planning for hypersonic reentry vehicle satisfying deterministic and probabilistic constraints20
Supervised learning mixing characteristics of film cooling in a rocket combustor using convolutional neural networks20
Radiation and space flights safety: An insight20
Drag reduction through shape optimisation for satellites in Very Low Earth Orbit20
Spray characteristics of a pintle injector based on annular orifice area20
Modularity for the future in space robotics: A review20
Characteristics of methane-air continuous rotating detonation wave in hollow chambers with different diameters20
Trajectory planning of dual-arm space robots for target capturing and base manoeuvring20
E-sail attitude control with tether voltage modulation20
3D guidance for hypersonic reentry gliders based on analytical prediction20
Numerical research on two-phase kerosene/air rotating detonation engines20
System modelling of very low Earth orbit satellites for Earth observation20
Dynamics and on-orbit assembly strategies for an orb-shaped solar array20
Measurement and calibration of DEM parameters of lunar soil simulant19
Sustainable space exploration and its relevance to the privatization of space ventures19
Effect of fuel injection distance and cavity depth on the mixing and combustion characteristics of a scramjet combustor with a rear-wall-expansion cavity19
QUEST: A New Frontiers Uranus orbiter mission concept study19
Rapid trajectory design in complex environments enabled by reinforcement learning and graph search strategies19
New Space and Agile Innovation: Understanding transition to open innovation by examining innovation networks and moments19
Sliding mode control for attitude maneuvers of Helianthus solar sail19
Imperfection sensitivity of free vibration of symmetrically/anti-symmetrically laminated FRC beams in thermally pre-and post-buckling equilibrium states19
Effect of coaxial injector parameters on LOX/methane engines: A numerical analysis19
Experimental investigation on transpiration cooling for porous ceramic with liquid water19
System scheme design for LOX/LCH4 variable thrust liquid rocket engines using motor pump19
Project Lyra: Catching 1I/‘Oumuamua – Mission opportunities after 202419
Structural design, analysis, and experimental verification of an H-style deployable mechanism for large space-borne mesh antennas19
Relative control of an ion beam shepherd satellite in eccentric orbits19
Autonomous in-orbit satellite assembly from a modular heterogeneous swarm19
Spacecraft close-range trajectory planning via convex optimization and multi-resolution technique19
ORACLE: A mission concept to study Mars’ climate, surface and interior18
Experiment for pose estimation of uncooperative space debris using stereo vision18
Short-term space safety analysis of LEO constellations and clusters18
Two-phase fuel droplet burning in weightlessness18
Feasibility study of a novel class of plasma antennas for SatCom navigation systems18
End-to-end design of a robust attitude control and vibration suppression system for large space smart structures18
Glide trajectory optimization for hypersonic vehicles via dynamic pressure control18
Atomization of a liquid jet in supersonic crossflow in a combustion chamber with an expanded section18
Ablation characteristics of rocket nozzle using HfC-SiC refractory ceramic composite18
Aerodynamic Control System for a Deployable Re-entry Capsule18
Coordinated motion control of a dual-arm space robot for assembling modular parts18
Target evaluation for near earth asteroid long-term mining missions18
Environmental testing and characterization of fibre reinforced silica aerogel materials for Mars exploration18
Effects of skip distance on the spray characteristics of a pintle injector18
Ionospheric and plasmaspheric electron contents from space-time collocated digisonde, COSMIC, and GPS observations and model assessments18
Effects of non-uniform operation of emission sites on characteristics of a porous electrospray thruster18
Dust mitigation technology for lunar exploration utilizing an electron beam18
Implication of geometrical configuration of cavity on combustion performance in a strut-based scramjet combustor18
Interaction between rotating detonation wave propagation and reactant mixing18
GNC strategies and flight results of Hayabusa2 first touchdown operation18
Effect of blockage ratio on the existence of multiple waves in rotating detonation engine18
Experimental investigation on automated assembly of space structure from cooperative modular components18
Thermochemical non-equilibrium effects on hypersonic shock wave/turbulent boundary-layer interaction18
Numerical simulation of the hypervelocity impact of the ball and the spherical containment in three-material statement18
The technology of lunar regolith environment construction on Earth17
Effects of unsteady oblique shock wave on mixing efficiency of two-dimensional supersonic mixing layer17
Utilizing the Analytical Hierarchy Process to determine the optimal lunar habitat configuration17
Integrated power and vibration control of gyroelastic body with variable-speed control moment gyros17
Out-of-plane relative control of an ion beam shepherd satellite using yaw attitude deviations17
Anomaly effects of 6–10 September 2017 solar flares on ionospheric total electron content over Saudi Arabian low latitudes17
Influence of the vortex generator on the performance of solid rocket scramjet combustor17
In-flight operation of the Hayabusa2 ion engine system on its way to rendezvous with asteroid 162173 Ryugu17
Experimental research on the shock wave control based on one power supply driven plasma synthetic jet actuator array17
Collision-free optimal trajectory generation for a space robot using genetic algorithm17
DLR Reusability Flight Experiment ReFEx17
Development of a supramolecular polymer based self-healing multilayer system for inflatable structures17
Quaternion-based adaptive attitude control of asteroid-orbiting spacecraft via immersion and invariance17
Effects of back pressure perturbation on shock train oscillations in a rectangular duct17
Mechanical and optical degradation of flexible optical solar reflectors during simulated low earth orbit thermal cycling17
Joint dynamic optimization of the target orbit and flight trajectory of a launch vehicle based on state-triggered indices17
A hydrogen peroxide electric pump for throttleable hybrid rocket motor17
Ionospheric total electron content response to September-2017 geomagnetic storm and December-2019 annular solar eclipse over Sri Lankan region17
Tethered towing of defunct satellites with solar panels17
From aviation tourism to suborbital space tourism: A study on passenger screening and business opportunities17
Air-breathing electric propulsion: Flight envelope identification and development of control for long-term orbital stability17
Application of environmental life cycle assessment (LCA) within the space sector: A state of the art17
A novel data-driven method for fault detection and isolation of control moment gyroscopes onboard satellites17
Transfers from near-rectilinear halo orbits to low-perilune orbits and the Moon’s surface17
Guidance command generation and nonlinear dynamic inversion control for reusable launch vehicles17
Modeling of micro aluminum particle combustion in multiple oxidizers16
Nonlinear Earth orbit control using low-thrust propulsion16
Effects of joule heating on shock train structure, mathematical modeling with modification of k-ω shear stress transport16
Review of micro propulsion technology for space gravitational waves detection16
Energy-optimal trajectory problems in relative motion solved via Theory of Functional Connections16
On-ground validation of a CNN-based monocular pose estimation system for uncooperative spacecraft: Bridging domain shift in rendezvous scenarios16
Effect of arc obstacles blockage ratio on detonation characteristics of hydrogen-air16
LUMIO: A CubeSat for observing and characterizing micro-meteoroid impacts on the Lunar far side16
Hybrid rockets with mixed N216
Design details of the HP3 mole onboard the InSight mission16
Experiments on dust removal performance of a novel PLZT driven lunar dust mitigation technique16
Experimental study of supersonic flow around an axisymmetric annular cavity at angles of attack16
Augmented Reality for the enhancement of space product assurance and safety16
Large-scale object selection and trajectory planning for multi-target space debris removal missions16
Numerical study of flow structures and mixing characteristics of a sonic jet in supersonic crossflow16
3D printing of radiation shielding polyethylene composites filled with Martian regolith simulant using fused filament fabrication16
Seismo-ionospheric precursors of strong sequential earthquakes in Nepal region16
Time delay prediction for space telerobot system with a modified sparse multivariate linear regression method16
Empirical orthogonal function modelling of total electron content over Nepal and comparison with global ionospheric models16
Performance and plume evolutions during the lifetime test of a Hall-effect thruster16
Experimental investigation of the effect of nozzle throat diameter on the performance of a hybrid rocket motor with swirling injection of high-concentration hydrogen peroxide16
Evaluating the impact of space activities in low earth orbit16
Interstellar Probe: Humanity's exploration of the Galaxy Begins16
Uncertainty and sensitivity study on blunt body's drag and heat reduction with combination of spike and opposing jet16
Design and experiment of a noncontact electromagnetic vibration isolator with controllable stiffness16
Development of a 6-kW-class Hall thruster for geostationary missions16
Neural network optimal control in astrodynamics: Application to the missed thrust problem16
RBF-POD reduced-order modeling of flow field in the curved shock compression inlet16
Robotic Lunar Surface Operations 216
Neural network approximation-based backstepping sliding mode control for spacecraft with input saturation and dynamics uncertainty16
Task scheduling for optimal power management and quality-of-service assurance in CubeSats16
The E.T.PACK project: Towards a fully passive and consumable-less deorbit kit based on low-work-function tether technology15
Multi-satellites imaging scheduling using individual reconfiguration based integer coding genetic algorithm15
Minimum-learning-parameter-based anti-unwinding attitude tracking control for spacecraft with unknown inertia parameters15
Early steps toward the lunar base deployment: Some prospects15
Thermal calibration of the MEDA-TIRS radiometer onboard NASA's Perseverance rover15
Combined spacecraft stabilization control after multiple impacts during the capture of a tumbling target by a space robot15
Analysis of nitrogen recombination activity on silicon dioxide with stagnation heat-transfer15
Inverse design method on scramjet nozzles based on maximum thrust theory15
Numerical analysis of the hybrid rocket motor with axial injection based on oxidizer flow distribution15
Thermochemical non-equilibrium effects on aerothermodynamic prediction of laminar double-cone flow15
On improving the radiation resistance of gallium oxide for space applications15
System scheme design of electric expander cycle for LOX/LCH4 variable thrust liquid rocket engine15
Study on the initiation characteristics of the oblique detonation wave by a co-flow hot jet15
A flatness-based predictive controller for six-degrees of freedom spacecraft rendezvous15
Review of KITE – Electrodynamic tether experiment on the H-II Transfer Vehicle15
StELIUM: A student experiment to investigate the sloshing of magnetic liquids in microgravity15
Observer-based fixed-time tracking control for space robots in task space15
Mining beyond earth for sustainable development: Will humanity benefit from resource extraction in outer space?15
3D inverse method of characteristics for hypersonic bump-inlet integration15
Problematic issues of spacecraft development for contactless removal of space debris by ion beam15
Damping device to reduce the risk of injection-coupled combustion instabilities in liquid propellant rocket engines15
Exploiting manifolds of L115
Geotechnical characterisation of two new low-fidelity lunar regolith analogues (UoM-B and UoM-W) for use in large-scale engineering experiments15
An ultralight concentrator photovoltaic system for space solar power harvesting15
Active flow control by a novel combinational active thermal protection for hypersonic vehicles15
GPS derived ionospheric TEC variability with different solar indices over Saudi Arab region15
Effect of solar cell efficiency and flight condition on optimal flight control and energy performance for Z-shaped wing stratospheric solar aircraft14
Effects of inclusions on the performance of a solid rocket motor14
Influence of lobe geometry on mixing and heat release characteristics of solid fuel rocket scramjet combustor14
Numerical and experimental investigation of the geometrical scale effect on a confined subsonic-supersonic shear layer14
Evaluating the effectiveness of common aerospace materials at lowering the whole body effective dose equivalent in deep space14
Magnetic Positive Positioning: Toward the application in space propulsion14
Effects of deorbit evolution on space-based pulse laser irradiating centimeter-scale space debris in LEO14
Space debris ontology for ADR capture methods selection14
Discontinuity wave interactions in generalized magnetogasdynamics14
Assessing the economics of asteroid-derived water for propellant14
Modeling the micro-explosion of miscible and immiscible liquid droplets14
Thermal analysis of advanced plate structures based on ceramic coating on carbon/carbon substrates for aerospace Re-Entry Re-Useable systems14
Numerical simulation of low-melting temperature solid fuel regression in hybrid rocket engines14
Robust control of triangular tethered satellite formation with unmeasured velocities14
Dynamic characteristics study of regression rate in variable thrust hybrid rocket motor14
Characteristics of anchoring locations and angles for GOX/GCH4 flames of an annular pintle injector14
On-orbit recognition of resident space objects by using star trackers14
Deep learning-based Structural Health Monitoring for damage detection on a large space antenna14
Evaluation of blunt body velocity gradient at the shock tube end-wall14
Study and modeling of propellant ablation in coaxial ablative pulsed plasma thrusters14
Cancer and circulatory disease risks for a human mission to Mars: Private mission considerations14
Forward dynamics analysis of origami-folded deployable spacecraft structures14
Hayabusa2's kinetic impact experiment: Operational planning and results14
Hypersonic aerodynamic interference investigation for a two-stage-to-orbit model14
Interstellar probe – Destination: Universe!14
Electrohydrodynamic thruster for near-space applications14
A calculation method of a heat rejection system in a lunar power plant consisting of a free-piston Stirling engine (FPSE)14
Tracklet-to-orbit association for maneuvering space objects using optimal control theory14
Analytical low-jerk reorientation maneuvers for multi-body spacecraft structures14
Demonstration of tethered hovering flight of HTTP-3AT hybrid rocket14
Performance optimization of a krypton Hall thruster with a rotating propellant supply14
Comparative study of PTFE filled different dopants as propellants for laser-electric hybrid thruster13
Fuel costs estimation for ion beam assisted space debris removal mission with and without attitude control13
Mars Science Laboratory Alpha Particle X-ray spectrometer trace elements: Situational sensitivity to Co, Ni, Cu, Zn, Ga, Ge, and Br13
Systematic review of the technical and physiological constraints of the Orion Multi-Purpose Crew Vehicle that affect the capability of astronauts to exercise effectively during spaceflight13
Execution of Parker Solar Probe's unprecedented flight to the Sun and early results13
DSMC investigation of rarefied gas flow over a 2D forward-facing step: Effect of Knudsen number13
Development for petal-type deployable solid-surface reflector by uniaxial rotation mechanism13
Experimental study on the working performance of powdered magnesium and liquid carbon dioxide bipropellant rocket engine for Mars missions13
Mental health, physical symptoms and biomarkers of stress during prolonged exposure to Antarctica's extreme environment13
Designing reliable detumbling mission for asteroid mining13
Direct multiple shooting transcription with polynomial algebra for optimal control problems under uncertainty13
Post-capture control of a tumbling space debris via tether tension13
Preparation and evaluation of geopolymer based on BH-2 lunar regolith simulant under lunar surface temperature and vacuum condition13
Configuration error function design and application to fixed-time geometric terminal sliding-mode control on 13
The NASA human system risk mitigation process for space exploration13
SpectroCube: a European 6U nanosatellite spectroscopy platform for astrobiology and astrochemistry13
Effect of light quality and ionising radiation on morphological and nutraceutical traits of sprouts for astronauts’ diet13
Centralized visual based navigation and control of a swarm of satellites for on-orbit servicing13
Neural network approach to solve gas dynamics problems with chemical transformations13
Spirituality, humanism, and the Overview Effect during manned space missions13
Mechanical simulation of artificial gravity in torus-shaped and cylindrical spacecraft13
Using highly porous aluminum alloys and honeycomb structures in spacecraft landing gear13
The EcAMSat fluidic system to study antibiotic resistance in low earth orbit: Development and lessons learned from space flight13
Molecular dynamics simulation of ionic liquid electrospray: Revealing the effects of interaction potential models13
A machine learning strategy for optimal path planning of space robotic manipulator in on-orbit servicing13
Impact modeling and reactionless control for post-capturing and maneuvering of orbiting objects using a multi-arm space robot13
Enablers, Equippers, Shapers and Movers: A typology of innovation intermediaries' interventions and the development of an emergent innovation system13
Supercomputing and artificial intelligence for ensuring safety of space flights13
Investigation of the evaporation characteristics of a transverse vaporized kerosene jet in supersonic flow13
Feasibility assessment of passive stabilisation for a nanosatellite with aeroshell deployed by orbit-attitude-aerodynamics simulation platform13
Attitude estimation and control based on modified unscented Kalman filter for gyro-less satellite with faulty sensors13
Intensification of MILD combustion of methane and hydrogen blend by the application of a magnetic field- a numerical study13
CNES technical considerations on space traffic management13
A serial high-speed satellite communication CODEC: Design and implementation of a SpaceFibre interface13
Adaptive fuzzy fault-tolerant control for the attitude tracking of spacecraft within finite time13
An adaptive surrogate model-based fast planning for swarm safe migration along halo orbit13
Mechanism of transition to detonation in unconfined volumes13
Adaptive sliding mode disturbance observer-based control for rendezvous with non-cooperative spacecraft13
Model predictive control for spin-up maneuver of an electrodynamic tether system13
Demonstration of 25,000 ignitions on a proto-flight compact heaterless lanthanum hexaboride hollow cathode13
Effects of the oxygen mass fraction on the wave propagation modes in a kerosene-fueled rotating detonation combustor13
A composite framework for co-optimization of spacecraft trajectory and propulsion system13
Coordinative coupled attitude and orbit control for satellite formation with multiple uncertainties and actuator saturation13
Mission design of DESTINY+13
Investigation of equatorial plasma bubble irregularities under different geomagnetic conditions during the equinoxes and the occurrence of plasma bubble suppression13
An asteroid anchoring method based on cross-drilling geometric force closure of ultrasonic drill13
Numerical simulation of hydrogen-air flame acceleration and detonation initiation in tubes equipped with arc obstacles of different chord lengths13
SIASAIL-I solar sail: From system design to on-orbit demonstration mission13
Bayesian model evaluation of three k–ω turbulence models for hypersonic shock wave–boundary layer interaction flows13
EDRS-C – The second node of the European Data Relay System is in orbit13
Data-driven fault detection in a reusable rocket engine using bivariate time-series analysis13
Modeling the laser-polymer interaction of laser propulsion systems considering progressive surface removal, thermal decomposition and non-Fourier effect13
LaserCube optical communication terminal for nano and micro satellites13
The science case and challenges of space-borne sub-millimeter interferometry13
Challenge-Based Learning in Aerospace Engineering Education: The ESA Concurrent Engineering Challenge at the Technical University of Madrid13
A multi-frequency MIMO control method for the 6DOF micro-vibration exciting system12
Plasma-assisted ignition and combustion of lean and rich air/fuel mixtures in low- and high-speed flows12
BepiColombo mission to Mercury: First year of flight12
Ignition and combustion characteristics of boron agglomerates under different oxygen concentrations12
Debris removal in GEO by heavy orbital collector12
Orbital boost characteristics of spacecraft by electrodynamic tethers with consideration of electric-magnetic-dynamic energy coupling12
A novel approach for optimal trajectory design with multiple operation modes of propulsion system, part 212
Experimental study on supersonic combustion fluctuation using thin-film thermocouple and time–frequency analysis12
Design and demonstration of micro-scale vacuum cathode arc thruster with inductive energy storage circuit12
Analysis of thrust-induced sail plane coning and attitude motion of electric sail12
Coordinated control of a dual-arm space robot to approach and synchronise with the motion of a spinning target in 3D space12
Heat reduction mechanism of hypersonic spiked blunt body with installation angle at large angle of attack12
Design of multiple space debris removal missions using machine learning12
Chemical modeling for methane oxy-combustion in Liquid Rocket Engines12
Effects of pintle injector on ethylene-air rocket-based continuous rotating detonation12
Performance characteristics of a scramjet engine using JP-10 fuel containing aluminum nanoparticles12
Ground testing of an on-orbit atomic oxygen flux and ionizing radiation dose sensor based on material degradation by the space environment12
Unsteady behavior and thermochemical non equilibrium effects in hypersonic double-wedge flows12
A model for thermal protection ablative material with local thermal non-equilibrium and thermal radiation mechanisms12
Experimental study of shock wave structure in syntactic foams under high-velocity impact12
Star identification robust to angular rates and false objects with rolling shutter compensation12
Optimal control scheme of space tethered system for space debris deorbit12
Dynamics of a debris towing system with hierarchical tether architecture12
Ariane Next, a vision for the next generation of Ariane Launchers12
Experimental investigation on the ignition and combustion characteristics of moving micron-sized Mg particles in CO212
Aerodynamic and gravity gradient based attitude control for CubeSats in the presence of environmental and spacecraft uncertainties12
High frequency combustion instability control by discharge plasma in a model rocket engine combustor12
A novel looped space tether transportation system with multiple climbers for high efficiency12
A model for macro-performances applied to low power coaxial pulsed plasma thrusters12
Dual quaternion-based adaptive iterative learning control for flexible spacecraft rendezvous12
Multi-criteria design of continuous global coverage Walker and Street-of-Coverage constellations through property assessment12
In-orbit feasibility demonstration of supercapacitors for space applications12
Stability analysis and motion control of spinning electrodynamic tether system during transition into spin12
Investigation of direct force control for aerocapture at Neptune12
Inspection of the cis-lunar station using multi-purpose autonomous Cubesats12
Sintering of 3D printable simulated lunar regolith magnesium oxychloride cements12
Optimal planning for a multiple space debris removal mission using high-accuracy low-thrust transfers12
The economics of moon mining12
Fluid-thermal coupled investigation on the combinational spike and opposing/lateral jet in hypersonic flows12
Space systems resilience optimisation under epistemic uncertainty12
Experimental investigation on the gliding arc plasma supported combustion in the scramjet combustor12
Numerical study on supersonic boundary-layer transition and wall skin friction reduction induced by fuel wall-jet combustion12
Linear quadratic differential game approach for attitude takeover control of failed spacecraft12
Integration of energy storage functionalities into fiber reinforced spacecraft structures12
On possibilities for development of the common-sense concept of habitats beyond the Earth11
Aerothermodynamics modelling of complex shapes in the DEBRISK atmospheric reentry tool: Methodology and validation11
Effects of local thinning defects and stepped thickness for free vibration of cylindrical shells using a symplectic exact solution approach11
Multidisciplinary design and optimization of an innovative nano air launch vehicle with a twin-fuselage UAV as carrier aircraft11
Fast computation of the Jovian-moon three-body flyby map based on artificial neural networks11
Active vibration control of large space structures: Modelling and experimental testing of offset piezoelectric stack actuators11
Hypersonic drag reduction mechanism of a novel combinational spike and multi-opposing jets aerodynamic configuration11
Achieving the required mobility in the solar system through direct fusion drive11
Mechanism of supersonic mixing enhancement by a wall-mounted three-dimensional cavity11
Catalytic recombination assessment on carbon in dissociated shock tube flow11
The behavior of the propagating velocity of rotating detonation waves and counter-rotating shock waves in a hollow combustor11
Iron overload as a high risk factor for microgravity-induced bone loss11
Investigation on the adaptive control of shock wave/turbulent boundary layer interaction based on the secondary circulation jets11
Effects of swirl injection on the combustion of a novel composite hybrid rocket fuel grain11
Adaptive control for differential drag-based rendezvous maneuvers with an unknown target11
Fashion styling and design aesthetics in spacesuit: An evolution review in 60 Years from 1960 to 202011
Secondary fuel jet strategies on mixing enhancement performance of rocket-based combined cycle engine11
In-orbit micro-propulsion demonstrator for PICO-satellite applications11
Solar forcing on the ionosphere: Global model of the F2 layer peak parameters driven by re-calibrated sunspot numbers11
Feasibility of quasi-frozen, near-polar and extremely low-altitude lunar orbits11
Solar electric propulsion by a solar power sail for small spacecraft missions to the outer solar system11
Analytical cooperative entry guidance for Rendezvous and formation flight11
Combustion of H2/air supersonic mixing layers with splitter plate: Growth rates and transport characteristic11
Future interstellar rockets may use laser-induced annihilation reactions for relativistic drive11
Overview and analysis of the experimentally measured throat heat transfer in liquid rocket engine thrust chambers11
Two-satellite formation flying control by cell-structured solar sail11
Fast rendezvous profile evolution: From ISS to lunar station11
Autonomous Trajectory Optimisation for Intelligent Satellite Systems and Space Traffic Management11
Design exploration on the mixing augmentation induced by the oblique shock wave and a novel step in a supersonic flow11
Usage of Light Emitting Diodes (LEDs) for improved satellite tracking11
Effect of argon gas in oxygen catalytic recombination on a silica surface: A reactive molecular dynamics study11
Path planning and guidance algorithms for SAR formation reconfiguration: Comparison between centralized and decentralized approaches11
Investigations on quantitative measurement of heat release rate using chemiluminescence in premixed methane-air flames11
Investigation and experimental simulation of performance deterioration of microwave discharge ion thruster μ10 during space operation11
Spider-silk composite material for aerospace application11
Validation of an additively manufactured resistojet through experimental and computational analysis11
NASA SEXTANT Mission Operations Architecture11
Self-ignition and pyrolysis of acetone behind reflected shock waves11
Study on control of hypersonic aerodynamic force by quasi-DC discharge plasma energy deposition11
Improved representation of destructive spacecraft re-entry from analysis of high enthalpy wind tunnel tests of spacecraft and equipment11
Novel formula for pyrolysis rate of charring materials under different heating rates11
Regional application of ANFIS in ionosphere time series prediction at severe solar activity period11
Suboptimal Repointing Maneuver of a staring-mode spacecraft with one DOF for final attitude11
Influence of non-circular cross section shapes on torsional vibration of a micro-rod based on modified couple stress theory11
A quality index for net-based capture of space debris11
Parameterization and optimization design of a hypersonic inward turning inlet11
Numerical investigation on a typical scramjet combustor using cavity floor H2 fuel injection strategy11
Analysis of plume–lunar surface interaction and soil erosion during the Chang’E-4 landing process11
Electric sail static structural analysis with finite element approach11
The nature of conflict for teams in isolated, confined, and extreme environments11
Lunar shelter construction issues: The state-of-the-art towards 3D printing technologies11
Percolating Reaction–Diffusion Waves (PERWAVES)—Sounding rocket combustion experiments11
Numerical simulation of chemical ablation and mechanical erosion in hybrid rocket nozzle11
Analysis of dynamic characteristics and sensitivity of hydrogen-oxygen expansion cycle rocket engine system11
LIDAR-based multi-step approach for relative state and inertia parameters determination of an uncooperative target11
Dual quaternion based dynamics modeling for electromagnetic collocated satellites of diffraction imaging on geostationary orbit11
A star identification algorithm based on simplest general subgraph10
An extra degree-of-freedom model for combined spacecraft attitude control with unilateral contact constraint10
A novel spatial support mechanism for planar deployable antennas10
Iterative trajectory learning for highly accurate optical satellite tracking systems10
Demonstration of ammonia borane-based hypergolic ignitor for hybrid rocket10
Experimental study on the influence of the injection structure on solid scramjet performance10
Dynamics and potential applications of a lunar space tethered system10
Numerical investigation on the standard catastrophic breakup criteria10
Dynamic computation of a tether-net system capturing a space target via discrete elastic rods and an energy-conserving integrator10
Collision avoidance maneuver optimization with a multiple-impulse convex formulation10
Unistellar eVscopes: Smart, portable, and easy-to-use telescopes for exploration, interactive learning, and citizen astronomy10
Optimal grasping pose for dual-arm space robot cooperative manipulation based on global manipulability10
Analysis of the space debris objects nozzle capture dynamic processed by a telescopic robotic arm10
Parameterization and optimization for the axisymmetric forebody of hypersonic vehicle10
Discharge characteristics of Hall thruster with large height-radius ratio10
Coordinated trajectory planning of a dual-arm space robot with multiple avoidance constraints10
Cognitive performance during prolonged periods in isolated, confined, and extreme environments10
Fast initial design of low-thrust multiple gravity-assist three-dimensional trajectories based on the Bezier shape-based method10
Experimental techniques for characterization of particles in plumes of sub-scale solid rocket motors10
Space debris generation in GEO: Space materials testing and evaluation10
A tethered plate satellite as a sweeper of small space debris10
Project Lyra: Catching 1I/‘Oumuamua–Using Nuclear Thermal Rockets10
Simulation of a liquid jet in supersonic crossflow by a hybrid CLSVOF-LPT method10
Optimization of finite-thrust trajectories with fixed angular distance10