JPL DESCANSO - Deep Space Communications and Navigation Center of Excellence

DESCANSO Publication List

Books by DESCANSO Staff
Listed Alphabetically by Title

Compiled by
    Joseph H. Yuen and Lincoln J. Wood
    Last Updated: June 2008

* To the readers: This list includes books we are aware of by current JPL employees in Deep Space Communications and Navigation. If you know of other books that should be included or have corrections to the current list, please send the information to Joseph.H.Yuen@jpl.nasa.gov

  1. Catherine L. Thornton, Ronald J. Proulx, John E. Prussing, and Felix R. Hoots (eds.), Advances in the Astronautical Sciences: Astrodynamics 1989, Vol. 71, Univelt, San Diego, California, 1990.
  2. Robert G. Melton, Lincoln J. Wood, Roger C. Thompson, and Stuart J. Kerridge (eds.), Advances in the Astronautical Sciences: Spacecraft Mechanics, Vol. 82, Univelt, San Diego, California, 1993.
  3. John E. Cochran, Jr., Charles D. Edwards, Jr., Stephen J. Hoffman, and Richard Holdaway (eds.), Advances in the Astronautical Sciences: Spaceflight Mechanics 1994, Vol. 87, Univelt, San Diego, California, 1994.
  4. Jay W. Middour, Lester L. Sackett, Louis A. D'Amario, and Dennis V. Byrnes (eds.), Advances in the Astronautical Sciences: Spaceflight Mechanics, Vol. 99, Univelt, San Diego, California, 1998.
  5. Costas Tsatsoulis and Ronald Kwok (eds.), Analysis of Synthetic Aperture Radar Data of the Polar Oceans: Recent Advances, Springer-Verlag, London, England, 1998.
  6. David H. Rogstad, Alexander Mileant, and Timothy T. Pham, Antenna Arraying Techniques in the Deep Space Network, John Wiley and Sons, Hoboken, New Jersey, 2003. ISBN 0-471-46799-5.
  7. Hans G. Walther and Ojars J. Sovers, Astrometry of Fundamental Catalogues, Springer-Verlag, Berlin, Germany, 2000.
  8. Jon Hamkins and Marvin K. Simon, Editors, Autonomous Software-Defined Radio Receivers for Deep Space Applications, John Wiley and Sons, Hoboken, New Jersey, 2006. ISBN 0-470-08212-7.
  9. Wodek Gawronski, Balanced Control of Flexible Structures, Springer-Verlag, London, England, 1996.
  10. Julian Schwinger, Lester L. DeRaad, Jr., Kimball A. Milton, and Wu-yang Tsai, Classical Electrodynamics, Perseus Books, Reading, Massachusetts, 1998.
  11. Donald K. Yeomans, Comets: A Chronological History of Observation, Science, Myth, and Folklore, John Wiley & Sons, New York, 1991.
  12. Donald Yeomans, Comet Halley: Fact and Folly, Gold Stein Press, Santa Ana, California, 1985.
  13. Mark Littmann and Donald Yeomans, Comet Halley - Once in a Lifetime, American Chemical Society, Washington, D.C., 1985.
  14. Hamid Hemmati, Editor, Deep Space Optical Communications, John Wiley and Sons, Hoboken, New Jersey, 2006. ISBN 0-470-04002-5.
  15. Joseph H. Yuen (ed.), Deep Space Telecommunications Systems Engineering, Plenum Press, New York, 1983.
  16. Iwona M. Wytrzyszczak, Jay H. Lieske, and Renata A. Feldman, Dynamics and Astrometry of Natural and Artificial Celestial Bodies, Kluwer Academic Publishers, Dordrecht, the Netherlands, 1997.
  17. Wodek Gawronski, Dynamics and Control of Structures, Springer-Verlag, New York, 1998.
  18. Giorgio Franceschetti, Ohm P. Gandhi, and Martino Grandolfo (eds.), Electromagnetic Biointeraction: Mechanisms, Safety Standards, Protection Guides, Plenum Press, New York, 1989.
  19. Giorgio Franceschetti, Campi Elettromagnetici (Electromagnetic Fields), Bollati Boringhieri, Torino, Italy, 1983. (in Italian).
  20. Giorgio Franceschetti, Electromagnetics: Theory, Techniques and Engineering Paradigms, Plenum Press, New York, 1997.
  21. Yahya Rahmat-Samii and Eric Michielssen (eds.), Electromagnetic Optimization by Genetic Algorithms, John Wiley & Sons, New York, 1999.
  22. Giorgio Franceschetti, Daniele Riccio, Maria RosariaScafi, Bartolomeo Sciannimanica, L'esposizione ai campi elettromagnetici, Guida alle Norme (Exposure to Electromagnetic Fields and Comments to Safety Standards), Bollati-Boringhieri, Torino, Italy, 2000. (in Italian).
  23. Theodore D. Moyer, Formulation for Observed and Computed Values of Deep Space Network Data Types for Navigation, John Wiley and Sons, Hoboken, New Jersey, 2003. ISBN 0-471-44535-5.
  24. Raynor L. Duncombe, Jay H. Lieske, and P. Kenneth Seidelmann, Fundamental Astronomy and Solar System Dynamics, D. Reidel, Dordrecht, the Netherlands, 1985.
  25. Daniel J. Hoppe and Yahya Rahmat-Samii, Impedance Boundary Conditions in Electromagnetics, Taylor and Francis, Washington D. C., 1995.
  26. Jay H. Lieske and Victor K. Abalakin, Inertial Coordinate System on the Sky, Kluwer Academic Publishers, Dordrecht, the Netherlands, 1990.
  27. Charles Elachi, Introduction to the Physics and Techniques of Remote Sensing, John Wiley & Sons, New York, 1987.
  28. Ezio Biglieri, Dariush Divsalar, Peter J. McLane, and Marvin K. Simon, Introduction to Trellis-Coded Modulation with Applications, Macmillan, New York, 1991.
  29. Giorgio Franceschetti and Rocco Pierri (eds.), Italian Recent Advances in Applied Electromagnetics, Liguori Publisher, Napoli, Italy, 1991.
  30. William A. Imbriale, Large Antennas of the Deep Space Network, John Wiley and Sons, Hoboken, New Jersey, 2003. ISBN 0-471-44537-1.
  31. Richard S. Bucy, (with assistance of Bobby G. Williams), Lectures on Discrete Time Filtering, Springer-Verlag, New York, 1994.
  32. Charles Elachi and Fawaaz T. Ulaby (eds.), Radar Polarimetry for Geoscience Applications, Artech House, Norwood, Massachusetts, 1990.
  33. William G. Melbourne, Radio Occultations Using Earth Satellites: A Wave Theory Treatment, John Wiley and Sons, Hoboken, New Jersey, 2005. ISBN 0-471-71222-1.
  34. Catherine L Thornton and James S. Border, Radiometric Tracking Techniques for Deep Space Navigation, John Wiley and Sons, Hoboken, New Jersey, 2003. ISBN 0-471-44534-7
  35. Raj Mittra, William A. Imbriale and Eduard J. Maanders (editors), Satellite Communication Antenna Technology, Elsevier Science Publishers, B.V., North Holland, 1983.
  36. Giorgio Franceschetti and Italo Ghidini, La Televisione via Satellite, (Satellite TV), CUEN, Napoli, Italy, 1999. (in Italian).
  37. Richard L. Sydnor and Dave W. Allan (eds.), Selection and Use of Precise Frequency and Time Systems, International Telecommunication Union Handbook, ITU, Geneva, Switzerland, 1997.
  38. Marcia Neugebauer, Donald K. Yeomans, John C. Brandt, and Robert W. Hobbs (eds.), Space Missions to Comets, NASA Conference Publication 2089, Washington D.C., 1979.
  39. William Imbriale, Editor, Spaceborne Antennas, John Wiley and Sons, Hoboken, New Jersey, 2006. ISBN 0-470-05150-7.
  40. Charles Elachi (ed.), Spaceborne Remote Sensing: Applications and Techniques, IEEE Press, Piscataway, New Jersey, 1988.
  41. Giorgio Franceschetti and Riccardo Lanari, Synthetic Aperture Radar Processing Techniques, CRC Publisher, Boca Raton, Florida, 1999.
  42. Gerald M. Keating, Arvydas J. Kliore, and Vassily I. Moroz (eds.), The Atmosphere of Venus: Recent Findings, Advances in Space Research, Vol. 5, No. 9, Pergamon Press, Oxford, England, 1985.
  43. Donald Yeomans, The Distant Planets, Facts on File Publishers, New York, 1989.
  44. Arvydas J. Kliore (ed.), The Mars Reference Atmosphere, Advances in Space Research, Vol. 2, No. 2, Pergamon Press, Oxford, England, 1982.
  45. Arvydas J. Kliore, Vassily I. Moroz, and Gerald M. Keating (eds.), The Venus International Reference Atmosphere, Advances in Space Research, Vol. 5, No. 11, Pergamon Press, Oxford, England, 1985.
  46. Tatsou Itoh and Bijan Houshmand (eds.), Time-Domain Methods For Microwave Structures: Analysis and Design, IEEE Press, Piscataway, New Jersey, 1998.