Small Satellites

Orbital and attitude dynamics and control

Recent articles in top-rated journals

2016

  • M. Ovchinnikov, D. Roldugin,V. Penkov, S. Tkachev, Y. Mashtakov. Fully magnetic sliding mode control for acquiring three-axis attitude // Acta Astronautica – 2016. – Paper accepted. [link].
  • S. Trofimov, M.Ovchinnikov. Optimal Multiple-Impulse Circular Orbit Phasing // Journal of Guidance, Control, and Dynamics – 2016. – Paper accepted. [link].

2015

  • Ovchinnikov, D. Roldugin,D. Ivanov, V. Penkov. Choosing control parameters for three axis magnetic stabilization in orbital frame // Acta Astronautica – 2015. – V.116. P. 74-77. [link].
  • D. Ivanov, M.Ovchinnikov, N. Ivlev, S. Karpenko. Analytical Study Of Microsatellite Attitude Determination Algorithms// Acta Astronautica. – 2015. – V.116. P. 339-348. [link].
  • S. Shestakov, D. Ivanov, M. Ovchinnikov. Formation Flying Momentum Exchange Control by Separate Mass// Journal of Guidance, Control, and Dynamics– 2015. – V.38, № 8. – P. 1534-1543 [link].
  • M. Ovchinnikov, D. Roldugin,V. Penkov. Three-axis active magnetic attitude control asymptotical study // Acta Astronautica – 2015. – V.110. – P. 279-286 [link].
  • M. Ovchinnikov, V. Penkov, D. Roldugin, A. Guerman. Active Magnetic Attitude Control System Providing Three-Axis Inertial Attitude // Advances in the Astronautical Sciences. – V. 153 – P. 259-272 [link].
  • D. Ivanov, N. Ivlev, S. Karpenko, M. Ovchinnikov. Advanced Technique for Kalman Filter Adjustment and its Implementation Onboard of “Tabletsat” Microsatellite Series // Advances in the Astronautical Sciences. – V. 153 – P. 1055-1072 [link].
  • Maksim Shirobokov, Sergey Trofimov. Thruster Failure Recovery Strategies for Libration Point Missions // Advances in the Astronautical Sciences. – V. 153 – P. 1383-1392 [link].

2014

  • M.Ovchinnikov,D. Roldugin,S. Tkachev,S. Karpenko. New one-axis one-sensor magnetic attitude control theoretical and in-flight performance // Acta Astronautica – 2014. – V.105. – P. 12-16 [link].
  • D. Ivanov, S. Shestakov, M. Ovchinnikov. Satellite Formation Flying Control by Mass Exchange // Acta Astronautica – 2014. – V.102. – P. 392-401 [link]. 
  • D. Ivanov, M. Ovchinnikov. Study of Satellite Attitude Determination Algorithm // Acta Astronautica – 2014. – V.98. – 
    P. 133-137 [link].

  • D. Ivanov, N. Ivlev, S. Karpenko, D. Roldugin, M.Ovchinnikov, S. Tkachev. The results of Flight Tests of an Attitude Control System for the Chibis-M Microsatellite // Cosmic Research – 2014. – V. 52., №3. – P. 205-215 [link].
  • A.Guerman, M.Ovchinnikov, G.Smirnov, S.Trofimov. High-Precision Single-Input Control of Relative Motion in Spacecraft Formation  // Acta Astronautica – 2014. – V.94, №1. – P.375-282 [link].
  • D.Roldugin, P.Testani, Spin-stabilized satellite magnetic attitude control scheme without initial detumbling // Acta Astronautica – 2014. – V.94, №1. – P. 446-454 [link].
  • M.Yu.Ovchinnikov, D.S.Ivanov, N.A.Ivlev, S.O.Karpenko, D.S.Roldugin, S.S.Tkachev. Chibis-M microsatellite ADCS development, complex investigation, laboratory and in-flight testing // Acta Astronautica – 2014. – V.93. – P. 23-33  [link]. 

2013

  • S.O.Karpenko, M.Yu.Ovchinnikov, D.S.Roldugin, S.S.Tkachev. One-axis attitude of arbitrary satellite using magnetorquers only // Cosmic Research – 2013. – V. 51., №6. – P.478-484 [link].
  • M.Ovchinnikov, S.Trofimov, M.Shirobokov, Method of virtual trajectories for the design of gravity assisted missions // Acta Astronautica – 2013. – V.91. – P.137-140 [link]. 
  • M.Yu.Ovchinnikov, S.P.Trofimov, Hao-Chi Chang. Deployment of Radio Occultation Constellation via Single-Input Control // Acta Astronautica – 2013. – V.82, №1. – P. 80-87 [link]. 
  • M.Yu. Ovchinnikov, S.P. Trofimov, and M.G. Shirobokov, Method of Virtual Trajectories for the Design of Gravity Assisted Missions, Cosmic Research, 2013, Vol. 51, No. 6, pp. 439–451. [link].
  • M.Yu. Ovchinnikov, D.S. Ivanov, N.A. Ivlev, S.O. Karpenko, D.S. Roldugin, S.S. Tkachev, Investigation of the Chibis-M microsatellite attitude control system algorithms // Mechanics, control and informatics, 2013, №1, 114–131  [link].
  • M.Yu. Ovchinnikov, D.S. Ivanov, S.O. Karpenko, D.S. Roldugin, S.S. Tkachev, Development of recommendations on the Chibis-M microsatellite attitude control in case of failure of some actuators // Mechanics, control and informatics, 2013, №1, 132–145 [link].
  • D.S. Ivanov, M.A. Sakovich, S.O. Karpenko. Investigation of the formation flying relative position and attitude determination algorithm using image processing // Mechanics, control and informatics, 2013, №1, 104–113  [link].

2012

  • • M.Yu. Ovchinnikov, S.S. Tkachev, S.O. Karpenko, A study of angular motion of the Chibis-M microsatellite with three-axis flywheel control // Cosmic Research, November 2012, Volume 50, Issue 6, 431–440   [link].
  • • A.A. Baranov, D.S. Roldugin, Six-impulse maneuvers for rendezvous of spacecraft in near-circular nonconplanar orbits // Cosmic Research, November 2012, Volume 50, Issue 6, 441–448   [link].
  • M.Ovchinnikov. Attitude dynamics of a small-sized satellite equipped with hysteresis damper // Advances in the Astronautical Sciences  2012  V.145. – P. 311-330 [link].
  • • M.Yu. Ovchinnikov, V.I. Pen’kov, D.S. Roldugin, Study of a bunch of three algorithms for magnetic control of attitude and spin rate of a spin-stabilizied satellite // Cosmic Research, July 2012, Volume 50, Issue 4, 304–312  [link].
  • Ying Siang Ban, Renuganth Varatharajoo, Michael Ovchinnikov. H2 optimal control solution for a combined energy and attitude control system // Acta Astronautica – 2012. – V.76. – P.79–83 [link].
  • D. Roldugin, P. Testani. Active magnetic attitude control system for sun-pointing of a spin-stabilized satellite without initial detumbling // Advances in the Astronautical Sciences  2012  V.145. – P. 669-688 [link].
  • A.A. Degtyarev, S.S. Tkachev, Development and testing of software package for partial-size simulation of star sensor functioning // Sensors and systems, 2012, №7, 59–63 [link].
  • M.Yu.Ovchinnikov, D.S.Roldugin, V.I.Penkov. Asymptotic study of a complete magnetic attitude control cycle providing a single-axis orientation // Acta Astronautica – 2012. – V.77. – 48–60  [link].
  • M.Yu. Ovchinnikov, V.I. Pen’kov, D.S. Roldugin, S.O. Karpenko, Investigation of the effectiveness of an algorithm of active magnetic damping // Cosmic Research, April 2012, Volume 50, Issue 2, 170–176  [link].
  • D.S. Ivanov, S.O. Karpenko, M.Yu. Ovchinnikov, D.S. Roldugin, S.S. Tkachev, Testing of attitude control algorithms for microsatellite Chibis-M at laboratory facility // Journal of Computer and Systems Sciences International, February 2012, Volume 51, Issue 1, 106–125  [link].
  • A.Guerman, M.Ovchinnikov, G.Smirnov, S.Trofimov. Closed Relative Trajectories for Formation Flying with Single-Input Control // Mathematical Problems in Engineering Journal – V. 2012 – Article ID 967248, 7p. [link].