Independent Study

Space Propulsion


Rocket Equation

Chemical Rocket Performance Estimate

Chemical Rocket Components

Nuclear Thermal Rockets

Fission Fragment Specific Impulse

Fusion and Annihilation Propulsion

Fusion Pellet Rocket

Electromagnetic Propulsion and Sails

Solar Sail Trajectory

Solar Sail Structure

Introduction to Special Relativity

Paradoxes in Special Relativity

Interstellar Dynamics

Interstellar Antimatter Rockets

Orbital Parameters

Planetary Flyby

Orbital Perturbations

Low Thrust Trajectory