Published Technical Papers
Quadrelli M.B. Modeling and Dynamics Analysis of Tethered
Formations for Space Interferometry, presented at the AAS/AIAA
Spaceflight Mechanics Meeting, Santa Barbara, CA, February
Bombardelli C., Lorenzini E.C., and Quadrelli M.B.: Pointing
Dynamics of Tether-Controlled Formation Flying for Space Interferometry,
paper AAS 01-404, presented at the AAS/AIAA Astrodynamics
Specialist Conference, Quebec City, CANADA, July 30-August
Quadrelli M.B., Hadaegh, F.Y., Singh, G., and Shields, J.F.:
Some observations on the Dynamics and Control of Spacecraft
Formations, presented at the IFAC Conference on Aerospace
Controls, Bologna, Italy, September 2-7, 2001.
Quadrelli M.B., Hadaegh F.Y., Lorenzini E.C., and Bombardelli
C.: Precision Tethered Formations for LEO and Space Interferometry
Applications, presented at the 16th International Symposium
on Spaceflight Dynamics, Pasadena, CA, December 3-7, 2001.
Quadrelli, M.B.: Effect of Distributed Rod and String Flexibility
on Formation Dynamic Stability, presented at the AAS/AIAA
Spaceflight Mechanics Meeting, San Antonio, TX, January 27-31,
2002. Submitted for publication to The Journal of the Astronautical
Quadrelli M.B., Hadaegh F.Y., Shao, M., and Lorenzini E.:
Formations of Tethered Spacecraft as Stable Platforms for
Far IR and Sub-mm Astronomy, presented at the Far IR and Submm
Space Astronomy Workshop, University of Maryland College Park,
March 6 2002.
Quadrelli M.B. and Hadaegh F.Y.: Centralized Dynamics and
Control of Novel Orbiting Formations of Tethered Spacecraft,
presented at the 53rd International Astronautical Federation
Congress, Houston TX, October 17, 2002, and submitted for
publication in the Journal of the Astronautical Sciences.
Bombardelli, C., Lorenzini, E.C., and Quadrelli, M.B.: Dynamics
Modeling of Tethered Formations for the Terrestrial Planet
Finder Mission, Scientific Frontiers in Research on Extrasolar
Planets, Carnegie Institution, Washington, D.C., June 2002.
Bombardelli, C., Lorenzini, E.C., and Quadrelli, M.B.: Formation
Pointing Dynamics of Tether-Connected Architecture for Space
Interferometry, submitted for publication to The Journal of
the Astronautical Sciences.
Lorenzini, E.C., Bombardelli, C., and Quadrelli B.M.: Analysis
and Damping of Lateral Vibrations in a Linear Tethered Interferometer,
AAS paper 03-222, presented at the 13th AAS/AIAA Space Flight
Mechanics Meeting, Ponce, Puerto Rico, 9-13 February 2003.
Bombardelli, C., Lorenzini, E.C., and Quadrelli, B.M.: Retargeting
Dynamics of a Linear Tethered Interferometer, paper AAS-03-221,
presented at the 13th AAS/AIAA Space Flight Mechanics Meeting,
Ponce, Puerto Rico, 9-13 February 2003.