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RendezVous sensor for automatic guidance of transfer vehicles to the International Space Station
Author(s): Karl-Hermann Kolk; Bettina G. U. Moebius
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Paper Abstract

Based on a Predevelopment Program, initiated by the European Space Agency, an automatically operating RendezVous Sensor (RVS) is currently developed. This paper describes in more detail the RVS concept emphasizing the electro-optical elements of the sensor.

Paper Details

Date Published: 26 October 2000
PDF: 8 pages
Proc. SPIE 4134, Photonics for Space Environments VII, (26 October 2000); doi: 10.1117/12.405355
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Karl-Hermann Kolk, DaimlerChrysler Aerospace and Jena-Optronik GmbH (Germany)
Bettina G. U. Moebius, DaimlerChrysler Aerospace and Jena-Optronik GmbH (Germany)

Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 4134:
Photonics for Space Environments VII
Edward W. Taylor, Editor(s)

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