Advances in Space Research

(The TQCC of Advances in Space Research is 6. The table below lists those papers that are above that threshold based on CrossRef citation counts [max. 250 papers]. The publications cover those that have been published in the past four years, i.e., from 2020-07-01 to 2024-07-01.)
GipsyX/RTGx, a new tool set for space geodetic operations and research185
Scientific objectives and payloads of Tianwen-1, China’s first Mars exploration mission138
Altimetry for the future: Building on 25 years of progress133
Trajectory-battery integrated design and its application to orbital maneuvers with electric pump-fed engines98
A review of the disc instability model for dwarf novae, soft X-ray transients and related objects88
Gravity field recovery from geodetic altimeter missions84
The LightSail 2 solar sailing technology demonstration72
Magnetic fields in isolated and interacting white dwarfs67
Hybrid ensemble machine learning approaches for landslide susceptibility mapping using different sampling ratios at East Sikkim Himalayan, India60
Scientific objectives and payloads of the lunar sample return mission—Chang’E-556
Unified neural output-constrained control for space manipulator using tan-type barrier Lyapunov function56
Overview of CODE’s MGEX solution with the focus on Galileo54
Integration of ASTER satellite imagery and 3D inversion of aeromagnetic data for deep mineral exploration52
A review on developments of deployable membrane-based reflector antennas52
Adaptive fuzzy neural network control for a space manipulator in the presence of output constraints and input nonlinearities49
Use of GNSS for lunar missions and plans for lunar in-orbit development48
Assessing the performance of machine learning algorithms for soil salinity mapping in Google Earth Engine platform using Sentinel-2A and Landsat-8 OLI data48
Finite-time fault tolerant attitude tracking control of spacecraft using robust nonlinear disturbance observer with anti-unwinding approach47
Dynamic GPS-based LEO orbit determination with 1 cm precision using the Bernese GNSS Software43
The X-TRACK/ALES multi-mission processing system: New advances in altimetry towards the coast42
Estimation of ground subsidence of New Delhi, India using PS-InSAR technique and Multi-sensor Radar data41
Inter-comparison of evapotranspiration datasets over heterogeneous landscapes across Australia41
An improved image encryption algorithm for satellite applications38
LEO constellation optimization for LEO enhanced global navigation satellite system (LeGNSS)38
Preliminary mission profile of Hera’s Milani CubeSat37
Spatial modeling of flood probability using geo-environmental variables and machine learning models, case study: Tajan watershed, Iran37
Simulation of green roofs and their potential mitigating effects on the urban heat island using an artificial neural network: A case study in Austin, Texas37
Disturbance observer based fixed time sliding mode control for spacecraft proximity operations with coupled dynamics37
Ionospheric response to the 26 August 2018 geomagnetic storm using GPS-TEC observations along 80° E and 120° E longitudes in the Asian sector37
Performance assessment of real-time precise point positioning using BDS PPP-B2b service signal36
Integration of artificial intelligence with meta classifiers for the gully erosion susceptibility assessment in Hinglo river basin, Eastern India36
Integrated drought monitoring index: A tool to monitor agricultural drought by using time-series datasets of space-based earth observation satellites36
Altimetry-based sea level trends along the coasts of Western Africa35
An ensemble deep learning based shoreline segmentation approach (WaterNet) from Landsat 8 OLI images35
Adaptive neural network control of nonlinear systems with unknown dynamics35
Reconstruction of active surface deformation in the Rishi Ganga basin, Central Himalaya using PSInSAR: A feedback towards understanding the 7th February 2021 Flash Flood34
Precise orbit and Earth parameter determination supported by LEO satellites, inter-satellite links and synchronized clocks of a future GNSS34
Modelling and simulation of DME navigation global service volume34
Review of Solar Energetic Particle Prediction Models34
Spatiotemporal variation of snowline altitude at the end of melting season across High Mountain Asia, using MODIS snow cover product33
TS-InSAR analysis for monitoring ground deformation in Lanzhou New District, the loess Plateau of China, from 2017 to 201933
GIS-based ensemble soft computing models for landslide susceptibility mapping33
Dynamics of synodic resonant near rectilinear halo orbits in the bicircular four-body problem33
Potentials and limitations of Sentinel-3 for river discharge assessment32
A novel satellite image encryption algorithm based on hyperchaotic systems and Josephus problem31
A comparative analysis of day and night land surface temperature in two semi-arid cities using satellite images sampled in different seasons30
PM2.5/PM10 ratio characteristics over urban sites of India30
Flood susceptibility modeling based on new hybrid intelligence model: Optimization of XGboost model using GA metaheuristic algorithm30
Collision avoidance control for formation flying of multiple spacecraft using artificial potential field30
Robust finite-time control design for attitude stabilization of spacecraft under measurement uncertainties30
Hard X-ray cataclysmic variables30
A fractional-order sliding mode control for nominal and underactuated satellite attitude controls29
Hydro-geomorphic characteristics of the Indian (Peninsular) catchments: Based on morphometric correlation with hydro-sedimentary data29
Evaluation of the TRMM 3B42 product for extreme precipitation analysis over southwestern Iran29
Influence of eddies and tropical cyclone heat potential on intensity changes of tropical cyclones in the North Indian Ocean29
Precision analysis of partial ambiguity resolution-enabled PPP using multi-GNSS and multi-frequency signals28
Consolidating sea level acceleration estimates from satellite altimetry28
Exploration of groundwater potential zones mapping for hard rock region in the Jakham river basin using geospatial techniques and aquifer parameters28
Land cover classification of spaceborne multifrequency SAR and optical multispectral data using machine learning28
Comparison of lunar and Martian regolith simulant-based geopolymer cements formed by alkali-activation for in-situ resource utilization28
Towards the automated operations of large distributed satellite systems. Part 1: Review and paradigm shifts28
Long short-term memory and gated recurrent neural networks to predict the ionospheric vertical total electron content28
The InSight-HP3 mole on Mars: Lessons learned from attempts to penetrate to depth in the Martian soil28
Envelop of reachable asteroids by M-ARGO CubeSat27
Quantitative analysis of spatial distribution of land surface temperature (LST) in relation Ecohydrological, terrain and socio- economic factors based on Landsat data in mountainous area27
Synergistic evaluation of Sentinel 1 and 2 for biomass estimation in a tropical forest of India27
Ionospheric TEC forecast model based on support vector machine with GPU acceleration in the China region26
Geologic context and potential EVA targets at the lunar south pole26
Mission planning problem for optical video satellite imaging with variable image duration: A greedy algorithm based on heuristic knowledge26
Improved robust Kalman filter for state model errors in GNSS-PPP/MEMS-IMU double state integrated navigation26
Introduction to global short message communication service of BeiDou-3 navigation satellite system26
Machine learning algorithms for soil moisture estimation using Sentinel-1: Model development and implementation25
Comparison of Landsat OLI, ASTER, and Sentinel 2A data in lithological mapping : A Case study of Rich area (Central High Atlas, Morocco)25
The automated prediction of solar flares from SDO images using deep learning25
Low-thrust spacecraft trajectory optimization via a DNN-based method25
A machine learning approach for accurate crop type mapping using combined SAR and optical time series data25
A machine learning-based framework for high resolution mapping of PM2.5 in Tehran, Iran, using MAIAC AOD data25
GPS III Vespucci: Results of half a year in orbit24
Forest fire susceptibility mapping with sensitivity and uncertainty analysis using machine learning and deep learning algorithms24
Ionospheric storm effects over the People’s Republic of China on 14 May 2019: Results from multipath multi-frequency oblique radio sounding24
Evaluating the impact of CNES real-time ionospheric products on multi-GNSS single-frequency positioning using the IGS real-time service24
Quantifying errors in 3D CME parameters derived from synthetic data using white-light reconstruction techniques24
Study on acceptable offsets of ejected nets from debris center for successful capture of debris24
Geospatial and statistical interpretation of lineaments: salinity intrusion in the Kribi-Campo coastland of Cameroon24
Twenty-five years of Mercator ocean reanalysis GLORYS12 at Drake Passage: Velocity assessment and total volume transport23
MinXSS-2 CubeSat mission overview: Improvements from the successful MinXSS-1 mission23
The SARAL/AltiKa mission: A step forward to the future of altimetry23
Assessment of depth to magnetic sources using high resolution aeromagnetic data of some parts of the Lower Benue Trough and adjoining areas, Southeast Nigeria23
Wrinkling analysis of solar-photon sails23
LISA: Heliocentric formation design for the laser interferometer space antenna mission23
Detection and tracking of mesoscale eddies in the Mediterranean Sea: A comparison between the Sea Level Anomaly and the Absolute Dynamic Topography fields23
Evaluation of SCATSAT-1 data for snow cover area mapping over a part of Western Himalayas23
Assessing GPS/Galileo real-time precise point positioning with ambiguity resolution based on phase biases from CNES23
DEM-FEM-MBD coupling analysis of landing process of lunar lander considering landing mode and buffering mechanism22
Accuracy analysis of GNSS-IR snow depth inversion algorithms22
Impacts of climate change and meteo-solar parameters on photosynthetically active radiation prediction using hybrid machine learning with Physics-based models22
Adopting the empirical CODE orbit model to Galileo satellites22
A multi-criteria landslide susceptibility mapping using deep multi-layer perceptron network: A case study of Srinagar-Rudraprayag region (India)22
Exploiting the Sentinel-3 tandem phase dataset and azimuth oversampling to better characterize the sensitivity of SAR altimeter sea surface height to long ocean waves22
Temperature-Vegetation-soil Moisture-Precipitation Drought Index (TVMPDI); 21-year drought monitoring in Iran using satellite imagery within Google Earth Engine22
Benefits of the Open-Loop Tracking Command (OLTC): Extending conventional nadir altimetry to inland waters monitoring22
Hayabusa2 extended mission: New voyage to rendezvous with a small asteroid rotating with a short period22
Towards a deeper understanding of historic cosmic ray modulation during solar cycle 2022
Implementation and validation of the FRi3D flux rope model in EUHFORIA22
Materials characterization of various lunar regolith simulants for use in geopolymer lunar concrete21
Deep learning model for predicting daily IGS zenith tropospheric delays in West Africa using TensorFlow and Keras21
Review of recent GNSS modelling improvements based on CODEs Repro3 contribution21
Initial assessment of BDS-3 precise point positioning service on GEO B2b signal21
Hydro-climatology study of the Ogooué River basin using hydrological modeling and satellite altimetry21
Longitudinal variations of geomagnetic and ionospheric parameters in the Northern Hemisphere during magnetic storms according to multi-instrument observations21
Sentinel-1 InSAR observations of co- and post-seismic deformation mechanisms of the 2016 Mw 5.9 Menyuan Earthquake, Northwestern China21
Hypersonic reentry trajectory optimization by using improved sparrow search algorithm and control parametrization method21
On the ability of sliding mode and LQR controllers optimized with PSO in attitude control of a flexible 4-DOF satellite with time-varying payload21
System for space materials evaluation in LEO environment21
Statistical analysis of long-lived mesoscale eddies in the Lofoten basin from satellite altimetry21
Composite analysis of North Atlantic extra-tropical cyclone waves from satellite altimetry observations21
Corsica: A 20-Yr multi-mission absolute altimeter calibration site20
GNSS-grade space atomic frequency standards: Current status and ongoing developments20
Characterizing interseismic deformation of the Xianshuihe fault, eastern Tibetan Plateau, using Sentinel-1 SAR images20
Prediction of solar cycle 25 using deep learning based long short-term memory forecasting technique20
Lunar soils, simulants and lunar construction materials: An overview20
Optimization of One versus All-SVM using AdaBoost algorithm for rainfall classification and estimation from multispectral MSG data20
Ionospheric disturbances detected during a typhoon based on GNSS phase observations: A case study for typhoon Mangkhut over Hong Kong20
Water level status of Indian reservoirs: A synoptic view from altimeter observations20
Semi-automated impervious feature extraction using built-up indices developed from space-borne optical and SAR remotely sensed sensors20
Assessing and minimizing collisions in satellite mega-constellations20
Ionospheric total electron content response to annular solar eclipse on June 21, 202020
Neural-aided GNC reconfiguration algorithm for distributed space system: development and PIL test19
Geomechanical properties of lunar regolith simulants LHS-1 and LMS-119
On adaptive attitude tracking control of spacecraft: A reinforcement learning based gain tuning way with guaranteed performance19
Possible seismo-ionospheric anomalies associated with M  > 5.0 earthquakes during 2000–2020 from GNSS TEC19
The best solar activity proxy for long-term ionospheric investigations19
Modeling of nonlinear ion-acoustic solitary, snoidal and superperiodic wave phenomena due to ionospheric escape of Venus19
Accuracy analysis of ground-based GNSS-R sea level monitoring based on multi GNSS and multi SNR19
Study on geomechanical properties of lunar soil simulant (LSS-ISAC-1) for chandrayaan mission19
A new ocean mean dynamic topography model, derived from a combination of gravity, altimetry and drifter velocity data19
Exchanging satellite attitude quaternions for improved GNSS data processing consistency19
Ultralow-binder-content thermoplastic composites based on lunar soil simulant19
Design and analysis of a direct transfer trajectory from a near rectilinear halo orbit to a low lunar orbit19
Optimal solar sail trajectory approximation with finite Fourier series19
Dynamic modeling and fuzzy adaptive control strategy for space flexible robotic arm considering joint flexibility based on improved sliding mode controller19
Deep reinforcement learning-based autonomous mission planning method for high and low orbit multiple agile Earth observing satellites19
The impact of remote sensing observations on cross-shelf transport estimates from 4D-Var analyses of the Mid-Atlantic Bight19
Examining the expansion of Urban Heat Island effect in the Kolkata Metropolitan Area and its vicinity using multi-temporal MODIS satellite data19
BeiDou-3 orbit and clock quality of the IGS Multi-GNSS Pilot Project19
Optimal contact control for space debris detumbling and nutation damping18
Comparison and evaluation of different dryness indices based on vegetation indices-land surface temperature/albedo feature space18
Deformation monitoring and analysis of Kunyang phosphate mine fusion with InSAR and GPS measurements18
Probing vertical coupling effects of thunderstorms on lower ionosphere using GNSS data18
Prospects of de-tumbling large space debris using a two-satellite electromagnetic formation18
On the anthropogenic and natural injection of matter into Earth’s atmosphere18
A scheduling strategy to inter-satellite links assignment in GNSS18
Assessing the effects of sea-state related errors on the precision of high-rate Jason-3 altimeter sea level data18
Landslide susceptibility zonation using the analytical hierarchy process (AHP) in the Bafoussam-Dschang region (West Cameroon)18
Spatiotemporal assessment of landslide susceptibility in Southern Sichuan, China using SA-DBN, PSO-DBN and SSA-DBN models compared with DBN model18
A solar activity correction term for the IRI topside electron density model18
SAR based flood risk analysis: A case study Kerala flood 201818
Accretion flows in nonmagnetic white dwarf binaries as observed in X-rays18
Design of an end-to-end demonstration mission of a Formation-Flying Synthetic Aperture Radar (FF-SAR) based on microsatellites18
Folding pattern design and deformation behavior of origami based conical structures18
What is the optimum solar proxy for long-term ionospheric investigations?18
Neil Gehrels Swift Observatory studies of supersoft novae18
World grid of cosmic ray vertical cut-off rigidity for the last decade18
Cataclysmic variable evolution and the white dwarf mass problem: A Review18
Radio observations of magnetic cataclysmic variables18
Utilisation of spaceborne C-band dual pol Sentinel-1 SAR data for simplified regression-based soil organic carbon estimation in Rupnagar, Punjab, India17
In situ resource utilization of structural material from planetary regolith17
Comparative studies of ionospheric models with GNSS and NavIC over the Indian longitudinal sector during geomagnetic activities17
Evaluating the VNIR-SWIR datasets of WorldView-3 for lithological mapping of a metamorphic-igneous terrain using support vector machine algorithm; a case study of Central Iran17
Multi-frequency multi-GNSS receiver antenna calibration at IfE: Concept - calibration results - validation17
A novel strategy for space manipulator detumbling a non-cooperative target with collision avoidance17
Nonlinear ion-acoustic waves at Venus ionosphere17
Machine learning regression models for prediction of multiple ionospheric parameters17
Satellite-observed lightning hotspots in India and lightning variability over tropical South India17
Indirect neural-based finite-time integral sliding mode control for trajectory tracking guidance of Mars entry vehicle17
Prediction of Total Electron Content (TEC) using Neural Network over Anomaly Crest Region Bhopal17
Current performance of open position service with almost fully deployed multi-GNSS constellations: GPS, GLONASS, Galileo, BDS-2, and BDS-317
A new neural network-based optimal mixed H2/H∞ control for a modified unmanned aerial vehicle subject to control input constraints17
Generate optimal grasping trajectories to the end-effector using an improved genetic algorithm17
Structural and lithological interpretation of aero-geophysical data in parts of the Lower Benue Trough and Obudu Plateau, southeast Nigeria17
Viscoelastic characterization of polymers for deployable composite booms17
Connectivity preservation and collision avoidance control for spacecraft formation flying in the presence of multiple obstacles16
Multiple GEO satellites on-orbit repairing mission planning using large neighborhood search-adaptive genetic algorithm16
On a century of extragalactic novae and the rise of the rapid recurrent novae16
Validation of non-linear split window algorithm for land surface temperature estimation using Sentinel-3 satellite imagery: Case study; Tehran Province, Iran16
A multiple-CubeSat constellation for integrated earth observation and marine/air traffic monitoring16
Event-triggered adaptive fuzzy attitude takeover control of spacecraft16
Sea state bias in altimetry measurements within the theory of similarity for wind-driven seas16
Compatibility of Terrestrial Reference Frames used in GNSS broadcast messages during an 8 week period of 201916
Characterizing the radio quiet region behind the lunar farside for low radio frequency experiments16
On denoising satellite altimeter measurements for high-resolution geophysical signal analysis16
Solar sail optimal control with solar irradiance fluctuations16
Equatorial and low-latitude ionospheric TEC response to CIR-driven geomagnetic storms at different longitude sectors16
Analysis of air pollution in the atmosphere due to firecrackers in the Diwali period over an urban Indian region16
Thermal control of a spacecraft: Backward-implicit scheme programming and coating materials analysis16
Performance analysis and mission applications of a new solar sail concept based on crossed booms with tip-deployed membranes16
Satellite availability and positioning performance of uncombined precise point positioning using BeiDou-2 and BeiDou-3 multi-frequency signals16
Evaluation of CryoSat-2 water level derived from different retracking scenarios over selected inland water bodies16
Machine learning and multi-sensor data fusion for mapping lithology: A case study of Kowli-kosh area, SW Iran16
Nonlinear analysis of open-chain flexible manipulator with time-dependent structure16
Mapping mean lake surface from satellite altimetry and GPS kinematic surveys16
Marine gravity anomaly mapping for the Gulf of Tonkin area (Vietnam) using Cryosat-2 and Saral/AltiKa satellite altimetry data16
Assessment of the capabilities and applicability of ionospheric perturbation indices provided in Europe16
Onboard coordination and scheduling of multiple autonomous satellites in an uncertain environment16
On the Evolution of the Gulf of Mexico Loop Current Through Its Penetrative, Ring Shedding and Retracted States16
A RIP-based SAR retracker and its application in North East Atlantic with Sentinel-316
Extending the Arctic sea ice freeboard and sea level record with the Sentinel-3 radar altimeters16
Fractal MHD wind in the solar atmosphere16
Radiation monitor RADMON aboard Aalto-1 CubeSat: First results16
Backscattering signatures at Ka, Ku, C and S bands from low resolution radar altimetry over land15
Local and conjugate ionospheric total electron content variation during the 21 June 2020 solar eclipse15
The AEPEX mission: Imaging energetic particle precipitation in the atmosphere through its bremsstrahlung X-ray signatures15
Evolution of ion-acoustic soliton waves in Venus’s ionosphere permeated by the solar wind15
Field-scale soil moisture estimation using sentinel-1 GRD SAR data15
Deep-learning for ionogram automatic scaling15
Does Machine Learning reconstruct missing sunspots and forecast a new solar minimum?15
A new IHS and wavelet based pansharpening algorithm for high spatial resolution satellite imagery15
A comparative study of different neural network models for landslide susceptibility mapping15
Supertyphoon Hagibis action in the ionosphere on 6–13 October 2019: Results from multi-frequency multiple path sounding at oblique incidence15
Robust attitude consensus control for multiple spacecraft systems with unknown disturbances via variable structure control and adaptive sliding mode control15
New formulation for evaluating status of space debris capture using tether-net15
Packaging of thick membranes using a multi-spiral folding approach: Flat and curved surfaces15
Solar flares and geomagnetic storms of September 2017: Their impacts on the TEC over 75°E longitude sector15
Magnetorquers-based satellite attitude control using interval type-II fuzzy terminal sliding mode control with time delay estimation15
A brief history of the Harvest experiment: 1989–201915
Polarimetric calibration of spaceborne and airborne multifrequency SAR data for scattering-based characterization of manmade and natural features15
Assimilation of GPS Zenith Total Delay estimates in RAMS NWP model: Impact studies over central Italy15
Observation of aphelion cloud belt over Martian tropics, its evolution, and associated dust distribution from MCS data15
Crustal movement derived by GNSS technique considering common mode error with MSSA15
Marine oil slicks detection using spaceborne and airborne SAR data14
IDEASSat: A 3U CubeSat mission for ionospheric science14
A review and prospects of operational frequency selecting techniques for HF radio communication14
Reckoning ionospheric scintillation S4 from ROTI over Indian region14
Disturbance observer-based attitude stabilization for rigid spacecraft with input MRCs14
Spatial and temporal monitoring of drought conditions using the satellite rainfall estimates and remote sensing optical and thermal measurements14
Extending the record of Antarctic ice shelf thickness change, from 1992 to 201714
Experimental study on rotary ultrasonic vibration assisted drilling rock14
Inclusion of data uncertainty in machine learning and its application in geodetic data science, with case studies for the prediction of Earth orientation parameters and GNSS station coordinate time se14
Impact of rain on wave retrieval from Sentinel-1 synthetic aperture radar images in tropical cyclones14
A multi-objective optimization framework of constellation design for emergency observation14
Detumbling of axisymmetric space debris during transportation by ion beam shepherd in 3D case14
The determination for ideal release point of test masses in drag-free satellites for the detection of gravitational waves14
Active vibration suppression for flexible satellites using a novel component synthesis method14
Simulations of the solar modulation of Helium isotopes constrained by observations14
Improved weighting scheme using consumer-level GNSS L5/E5a/B2a pseudorange measurements in the urban area14
Extended-state-observer-based adaptive control of flexible-joint space manipulators with system uncertainties14
On the dependence of maximum GCR intensity on heliospheric factors for the last five sunspot minima14
Sentinel 1 and Sentinel 2 for cropland mapping with special emphasis on the usability of textural and vegetation indices14
Analysis on the ionospheric scintillation monitoring performance of ROTI extracted from GNSS observations in high-latitude regions13
Satellite attitude estimation using SVD-Aided EKF with simultaneous process and measurement covariance adaptation13