Checking date: 04/06/2018

Course: 2018/2019

Space Vehicles and Orbital Dynamics
Study: Bachelor in Aerospace Engineering (251)

Coordinating teacher: MERINO MARTINEZ, MARIO

Department assigned to the subject: Department of Bioengineering and Aerospace Engineering

Type: Compulsory
ECTS Credits: 6.0 ECTS


Competences and skills that will be acquired and learning results. Further information on this link
Description of contents: programme
Learning activities and methodology
Assessment System
  • % end-of-term-examination 60
  • % of continuous assessment (assigments, laboratory, practicals...) 40
Basic Bibliography
  • Hanspeter Schaub and John L. Junkins. Analytical mechanics of space systems. AIAA. 2003
Additional Bibliography
  • Howard D. CurtisHoward D. Curtis. Orbital mechanics for engineering students. Butterworth-HeinemannButterworth-Heinemann. 2013
  • Peter Fortescue, Graham Swinerd, John Stark. Spacecraft systems engineering. John Wiley and Sons. 2011

The course syllabus and the academic weekly planning may change due academic events or other reasons.