The effect of radiation force on satellites of convex shape

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National Aeronautics and Space Administration, 1961 - Science - 56 pages
Computations of satellite position and attitude will have to take into account the pressure exerted by the solar radiation which, in general, results both in a force and a torque acting on the body ...

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Contents

a The Reflecting Power of Transparent
7
a Cone Axis Perpendicular to the Suns Radiation
25
CONCLUDING REMARKS
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