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Journal of Automation and Information Sciences

DOI: 10.1615/JAutomatInfScien.v50.i11.60
pages 76-85

Determination of the Parameters of the Angular Motion of the Spacecraft from the Information of the Star Sensor Using the Dynamic Equation of the Solid Body Rotation in the Rodrigues–Hamilton Parameters

Nikolay V. Yefimenko
Research and Production Enterprise "Hartron-UCOM", Zaporozhye
Nataliya V. Lutsenko
Zaporozhye National Technical University, Zaporozhye


The problems of constructing the algorithms for determining the parameters of the rotational motion of a spacecraft from the information of a star sensor are considered, using the dynamic equation of the solid body rotation in the Rodrigues–Hamilton parameters. The results of modeling the work of the proposed algorithms are presented.


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