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Aerospace & aviation technology books

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Model Driven Development for Embedded Software Application to Communications for Drone Swarm by Jean-Aime (TELECOM laboratory, ENAC, Toulouse, France) Maxa, Mohamed Slim (Altran, France) Ben Mahmoud, Nicolas (TELEC Larrieu Model Driven Development for Embedded Software Application to Communications for Drone Swarm
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Model Driven Development for Embedded Software: Application to Communications for Drone Swarm describes the principles of model-oriented design used in the aeronautical field, specifically for the UAV (Unmanned Aerial Vehicle). The book focuses on designing an embedded system for drones...
Format: Hardback - Released: 15/11/2017

Multi-rotor Platform Based UAV Systems by Franck (IMS<br> Laboratory, Bordeaux, France) Cazaurang, Kelly (College of Engineering and Applied Science, University o Cohen Multi-rotor Platform Based UAV Systems
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Multi-rotor Platform Based UAV Systems is aimed at providing an excellent opportunity for experiential learning, capability augmentation and confidence building for senior level undergraduates, entry-level graduates as well as engineers working in government agencies and industry involved in UAV R&D....
Format: Hardback - Released: 15/11/2017

Aircraft Surveillance Systems Radar Limitations and the Advent of the Automatic Dependent Surveillance Broadcast by Busyairah Syd Ali Aircraft Surveillance Systems Radar Limitations and the Advent of the Automatic Dependent Surveillance Broadcast

The Communication, Navigation and Surveillance (CNS) systems provide air traffic controllers with the information necessary to ensure the specified separation between aircraft and efficient management of airspace, as well as assistance to flight crew for safe navigation. However, the radar...
Format: Hardback - Released: 14/11/2017

Proceedings of the Symposium of Aeronautical and Aerospace Processes, Materials and Industrial Applications Presented at the XXV International Materials Research Congress - Cancun 2016 by Patricia del Carmen Zambrano Robledo Proceedings of the Symposium of Aeronautical and Aerospace Processes, Materials and Industrial Applications Presented at the XXV International Materials Research Congress - Cancun 2016

This book presents selected contributions to the Symposium of Aeronautical and Aerospace Processes, Materials and Industrial Applications of the XXV International Materials Research Congress (IMRC). Each chapter addresses scientific principles behind processing and production of materials for aerospace/aeronautical applications.
Format: Hardback - Released: 13/11/2017

Advances in Sustainable Aviation by Tahir Hikmet Karakoc Advances in Sustainable Aviation

This book provides different engineering, management, economic solutions and methodologies regarding sustainable aviation, giving readers a great sense of how sustainable aviation works at the systems level.
Format: Hardback - Released: 08/11/2017

Tethered Space Robot Dynamics, Measurement, and Control by Panfeng (School of Astronautics, Northwestern Polytechnical University, China) Huang, Zhongjie (School of Astronautics, N Meng Tethered Space Robot Dynamics, Measurement, and Control
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Tethered Space Robot: Dynamics, Measurement, and Control discusses a novel tethered space robot (TSR) system that contains the space platform, flexible tether and gripper. TSR can capture and remove non-cooperative targets such as space debris. It is the first time...
Format: Paperback - Released: 03/11/2017

Theory of Aerospace Propulsion by Pasquale M. Sforza Theory of Aerospace Propulsion

Readers of this book will be able to: utilize the fundamental principles of fluid mechanics and thermodynamics to analyze aircraft engines, understand the common gas turbine aircraft propulsion systems and be able to determine the applicability of each, perform system...
Format: Paperback - Released: 30/10/2017

Advances in Aerospace Guidance, Navigation and Control Selected Papers of the Fourth CEAS Specialist Conference on Guidance, Navigation and Control Held in Warsaw, Poland, April 2017 by Boguslaw Dolega Advances in Aerospace Guidance, Navigation and Control Selected Papers of the Fourth CEAS Specialist Conference on Guidance, Navigation and Control Held in Warsaw, Poland, April 2017

The first three CEAS (Counsil of European Aerospace Societies) Specialist Conferences on Guidance, Navigation and Control (CEAS EuroGNC) were held in Munich, Germany in 2011, in Delft, Netherlands in 2013 and in Toulouse, France in 2017. The Warsaw University of...
Format: Hardback - Released: 25/10/2017

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Navigation and Guidance of Orbital Transfer Vehicle by Xuefeng Li, Chaobing Li Navigation and Guidance of Orbital Transfer Vehicle
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This book uses the entire flying process, starting from ground launching of the orbital transfer vehicle (OTV) to injecting payload into earth synchronous orbit, as an example for real-world engineering practices. It discusses in detail the analysis design and integrated...
Format: Hardback - Released: 25/11/2017

MAAXIMUS - More Affordable Aircraft through Extended, Integrated and Mature Numerical Sizing by Ralf Herrmann MAAXIMUS - More Affordable Aircraft through Extended, Integrated and Mature Numerical Sizing

This edited volume contains the research results of the EU funded project MAAXIMUS. The papers stem from a well-acknowledged and international authorship in industry and research institutes, and the target audience primarily comprises research experts and decision makers both in...
Format: Hardback - Released: 10/12/2017

Modern Spacecraft Dynamics and Control by Marshall H. Kaplan Modern Spacecraft Dynamics and Control


Format: Paperback - Released: 13/12/2017

Foundations of Circulation Control Based Small-Scale Unmanned Aircraft A Comprehensive Methodology from Concept to Design and Experimental Testing by Konstantinos Kanistras, Kimon P. Valavanis, Matthew J. Rutherford Foundations of Circulation Control Based Small-Scale Unmanned Aircraft A Comprehensive Methodology from Concept to Design and Experimental Testing
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Flight testing is the final phase, where design validation is performed. This book is the first of its kind, and it is suitable for students and researchers interested in the design and development of CCWs for small-scale aircraft.
Format: Hardback - Released: 20/12/2017

Low Earth Orbit Satellite Design by George Sebestyen, Steve Fujikawa, Nicholas Galassi, Alex Chuchra Low Earth Orbit Satellite Design
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In recent decades, the number of satellites being built and launched into Earth's orbit has grown immensely, alongside the field of space engineering itself. This book offers an in-depth guide to engineers and professionals seeking to understand the technologies behind...
Format: Hardback - Released: 27/12/2017

Numerical Simulation of the Aerodynamics of High-Lift Configurations by Omar D. Lopez Mejia Numerical Simulation of the Aerodynamics of High-Lift Configurations

With the increase of computational resources in the aeronautical industry, the computation of complex flows such as the aerodynamics of high-lift configurations has become an active field not only in academic but also in industrial environments.
Format: Hardback - Released: 17/01/2018

Non-Linear and Variable Systems with Aerospace Applications by Luis Manuel Braga De Costa Campos Non-Linear and Variable Systems with Aerospace Applications


Format: Hardback - Released: 22/01/2018

Concorde Pocket Manual by Richard Johnstone-Bryden Concorde Pocket Manual

First flown in 1969, Concorde was the first supersonic aircraft to go into commercial service in 1976 and made her final flight in 2003. She was operated primarily by British Airways and Air France. British Airways' Concordes made just under...
Format: Hardback - Released: 23/01/2018

Other books in this genre

Aircraft Sustainment and Repair by Rhys (Mechanical Engineering Department, Monash University, Victoria, Australia) Jones Aircraft Sustainment and Repair
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Aircraft Sustainment and Repair is a one-stop-shop for practitioners and researchers in the field of aircraft sustainment, adhesively bonded aircraft joints, bonded composites repairs, and the application of cold spray to military and civil aircraft. Outlining the state-of-the-art in aircraft...
Format: Paperback - Released: 15/10/2017

Morphing Wing Technologies Large Commercial Aircraft and Civil Helicopters by Antonio Concilio, Ignazio Dimino Morphing Wing Technologies Large Commercial Aircraft and Civil Helicopters
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Morphing Wings Technologies: Large Commercial Aircraft and Civil Helicopters offers a fresh look at current research on morphing aircraft, including industry design, real manufactured prototypes and certification. This is an invaluable reference for students in the aeronautics and aerospace fields...
Format: Hardback - Released: 15/10/2017

Proceedings of the International Conference on Modern Research in Aerospace Engineering MRAE-2016 by Sanjay Singh Proceedings of the International Conference on Modern Research in Aerospace Engineering MRAE-2016

This book includes high-quality research papers presenting the latest advances in aerospace and related engineering fields.
Format: Hardback - Released: 10/10/2017

London City Airport by Malcolm Ginsberg London City Airport


Format: Hardback - Released: 10/10/2017

Biotechnology in Space by Gunter Ruyters, Christian Betzel, Daniela Grimm Biotechnology in Space
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This book summarizes the early successes, drawbacks and accomplishments in cell biology and cell biotechnology achieved by the latest projects performed on the International Space Station ISS. It also depicts outcomes of experiments in tissue engineering, cancer research and drug...
Format: Paperback - Released: 07/10/2017

Ethical Issues in Aviation by Elizabeth A. Hoppe Ethical Issues in Aviation

Applied ethics has been gaining wide attention in a variety of curriculums, and there is growing awareness of the need for ethical training in general. Well-publicized ethical problems such as the Challenger disaster, the Ford Pinto case and the collapse...
Format: Paperback - Released: 07/10/2017

International Military Aerospace Collaboration Case Studies in Domestic and Intergovernmental Politics by Pia Christina Wood International Military Aerospace Collaboration Case Studies in Domestic and Intergovernmental Politics

This title was first published in 2000: An examination of the most important international military aerospace collaboration programs of the past decade. Each chapter analyzes a particular collaborative project as well as developments within the relevant national aerospace industries. Several...
Format: Hardback - Released: 07/10/2017

The world of Aircraft 2018 Interesting photos of aircraft by Atlantismedia 2017 The world of Aircraft 2018 Interesting photos of aircraft

Do you like the world of aircraft and planes in different situations? Then, this calendar is for you! Here is a collection of our best aircraft photos! Calvendo calendars are premium products - a bit more pricey than others but...
Format: Calendar - Released: 25/09/2017

The world of Aircraft 2018 Interesting photos of aircraft by Atlantismedia 2017 The world of Aircraft 2018 Interesting photos of aircraft

Do you like the world of aircraft and planes in different situations? Then, this calendar is for you! Here is a collection of our best aircraft photos! Calvendo calendars are premium products - a bit more pricey than others but...
Format: Calendar - Released: 25/09/2017

Small Unmanned Fixed-wing Aircraft Design A Practical Approach by Andrew J. Keane, Andras Sobester, James P. Scanlan Small Unmanned Fixed-wing Aircraft Design A Practical Approach
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Small Unmanned Fixed-wing Aircraft Design is the essential guide to designing, building and testing fixed wing UAVs (or drones). It deals with aircraft from two to 150 kg in weight and is based on the first-hand experiences of the world...
Format: Hardback - Released: 22/09/2017

Practical Astrodynamics by Alessandro de Iaco Veris Practical Astrodynamics

This modern textbook guides the reader through the theory and practice of the motion and attitude control of space vehicles.
Format: Hardback - Released: 19/09/2017

Axial Turbine Aerodynamics for Aero-engines Flow Analysis and Aerodynamics Design by Zhengping Zou Axial Turbine Aerodynamics for Aero-engines Flow Analysis and Aerodynamics Design

This book is a monograph on aerodynamics of aero-engine gas turbines focusing on the new progresses on flow mechanism and design methods in the recent 20 years.
Format: Hardback - Released: 19/09/2017

Modern Flexible Multi-Body Dynamics Modeling Methodology for Flapping Wing Vehicles by Cornelia Altenbuchner, James E., Jr. Hubbard Modern Flexible Multi-Body Dynamics Modeling Methodology for Flapping Wing Vehicles
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Modern Flexible Multi-Body Dynamics Modeling Methodology for Flapping Wing Vehicles presents research on the implementation of a flexible multi-body dynamic representation of a flapping wing ornithopter that considers aero-elasticity. This effort brings advances in the understanding of flapping wing flight...
Format: Paperback - Released: 15/09/2017

Space Safety and Human Performance by Ms. Barbara G. (President, International Association for the Advancement of Space Safety (IAASS) and former Head of the  Kanki Space Safety and Human Performance
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Space Safety and Human Performance provides a comprehensive reference for engineers and technical managers within aerospace and high technology companies, space agencies, operators, and consulting firms. The book draws upon the expertise of the world's leading experts in the field...
Format: Hardback - Released: 15/09/2017

Green Aviation Reduction of Environmental Impact Through Aircraft Technology and Alternative Fuels by Emily S. Nelson Green Aviation Reduction of Environmental Impact Through Aircraft Technology and Alternative Fuels

Aircraft emissions currently account for ~3.5% of all greenhouse gas emissions. The number of passenger miles has increased by 5% annually despite 9/11, two wars and gloomy economic conditions. Since aircraft have no viable alternative to the internal combustion engine,...
Format: Hardback - Released: 07/09/2017

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