Session D5: Space Navigation and Observation


Date: Thursday, April 26, 2018
Time: 8:30 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.
Location: Spyglass

Session Chairs:
Dr. Glenn Lightsey
Georgia Tech
Stacie Williams

Abstracts are listed alphabetically. Once the peer review of the full technical papers is complete, abstracts will be assigned to a presentation or alternate status.

A Neural Network Approach to Localized Atmospheric Density Estimation for Orbit Determination: Kyri E. Barton, University of Kansas; Humberto C. Godinez, Los Alamos National Laboratory; Craig A. McLaughlin, University of Kansas
Detection of Surface Lake Ice with GNSS Reflectometry: Roohollah Parvizi, James Henry, Norikazu Honda, Boris S. Pervan, and Seebany Datta-Barua, Illinois Institute of Technology
Navigating to Small-Bodies using Small-Satellites: Stephen Schwartz, Ravi Teja Nallapu, Vishnu Reddy, Erik Asphaug and Jekan Thangavelautham, University of Arizona
Path Planning and Navigation Inside Off-World Lava Tubes and Caves: Himangshu Kalita, Steven Morad, Aaditya Ravindran, Jekan Thangavelautham, University of Arizona
Planning and Navigation of Climbing Robots in Low-Gravity Environments: Steven Morad, Himangshu Kalita and Jekan Thangavelautham, University of Arizona
Simulation Toolset for Localization and Control of Swarming Vehicles using Random Finite Set Theory : Vaughn A. Weirens, Chuck S. Hisamoto, Suneel I. Sheikh, ASTER Labs Inc.
Smart Camera System On-board a CubeSat for Space-based Object Reentry and Tracking: Ravi Teja Nallapu, Aaditya Ravindran, Himangshu Kalita, Vishnu Reddy, Roberto Furfaro, Erik Asphaug and Jekan Thangavelautham, University of Arizona
The New GNS Tracking Method in Launch Vehicle Spin Motion and Flight Assessment of the Radio Navigation and Inertial Navigation Sensor (RINA): Aya Haruki, Koji Sunami, Satoshi Yamazaki, Michio Kawakami, Space Technology Directorate?/ Security and Information Systems Department, Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency, Japan

12:15 p.m. - 1:45 p.m. Awards Luncheon (late arrivals cannot be served after 12:30 p.m.)