Browsing by Author "Nadal Vila, Pau"
Nadal Vila, Pau (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2021-09-28)
Open AccessIn this project, an atmospheric model based on the Navier-Stokes equations and the incorpo-ration of the Boussinesq’s approximation is introduced. The model is applicable to pseudo-incompressible adiabatic three-dimensional ...
Sensitivity study of the implementation of Air-Breathing Electric Propulsion systems as atmospheric drag compensation measures Earth Observation CubeSat missions at Very Low Earth Orbits Nadal Vila, Pau (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2019-09-30)
Open AccessPlacing a CubeSat in Very Low Earth Orbits can prove to be considerably beneficial for satel-lite imagery missions. To consistently benefit from its advantages though, any satellite insuch orbits must compensate the drag ...