Aerospace Blockset for Xcos  

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List of Aerospace Blockset features

Xcos blocks featured in Aerospace Blockset 1.0

Icon Name Block description
ANGLE_CONVERSION icon ANGLE_CONVERSION This Xcos block allows to easily convert angle values between different angle units.
ATM_DRAG_MODEL icon ATM_DRAG_MODEL This block calculates the aerodynamic drag force acting on the moving body using simple drag model.
CJD_TIME icon CJD_TIME This Xcos block provides time signal in "modified julian day since 1950" format.
CROSS_PRODUCT icon CROSS_PRODUCT This Xcos block allows to calculate cross product of any number of N-dimensional vectors.
DISTANCE_CONVERSION icon DISTANCE_CONVERSION This Xcos block allows to easily convert distance values between different distance units.
DOT_PRODUCT icon DOT_PRODUCT This Xcos block allows to calculate dot product of any number of N-dimensional vectors.
FRAME_CONV_JACOBIAN icon FRAME_CONV_JACOBIAN This Xcos block calculates jacobian of transformation of position and velocity vectors from one reference frame to another.
FRAME_CONVERSION icon FRAME_CONVERSION This Xcos block converts position and velocity vectors from one reference frame to another.
ECLIPSE_MODEL icon ECLIPSE_MODEL This Xcos block calculates fraction of the spherical celestial body apparent surface that is visible from behind the other spherical body.
GEOMAG_MODEL icon GEOMAG_MODEL This Xcos block computes value of magnetic field B vector in a specifid point of space around the Earth according to IGRF model.
GROUND_STATION icon GROUND_STATION This block allows to input ground station name, location and visibility mask for other simulation blocks.
KEPLERIAN_INPUT icon KEPLERIAN_INPUT This block allows to input keplerian arguments and use them in other blocks.
KEPLERIAN_PROPAGATOR icon KEPLERIAN_PROPAGATOR This Xcos block allows for keplerian orbit propagation.
KEP_TO_CAR icon KEP_TO_CAR This Xcos block converts classical keplerian orbital elements to position and velocity for an elliptic, hyperbolic or parabolic orbit.
LYDDANE_PROPAGATOR icon LYDDANE_PROPAGATOR This Xcos block allows for Lyddane analytical orbit propagation.
MOON_MODEL icon MOON_MODEL This Xcos block computes the Moon position relative to ECI (Earth Centered Inertial) reference frame using Meeus algorithm.
PLOT_GROUNDTRACK icon PLOT_GROUNDTRACK Plots ground track of Earth's satellite.
PLOT_INDICATORS icon PLOT_INDICATORS This Xcos block graphically indicates status (positive, neutral or negative) of any number of variables in real time.
PLOT_POLAR icon PLOT_POLAR This Xcos block plots passes of satellites, celestial bodies, aeroplanes, etc over a specified ground station.
PLOT_VISIBILITY icon PLOT_VISIBILITY This Xcos block plots access diagram of ground station to satellite visibility.
STATION_POINTING icon STATION_POINTING This Xcos block allows to calculate azimuth and elevation of any object over a ground station.
QUAT_CONJUGATE icon QUAT_CONJUGATE This Xcos block allows to calculate conjugate of the given quaternion.
QUAT_INPUT icon QUAT_INPUT This block allows to conveniently input quaternions and use them in other blocks.
QUAT_INVERT icon QUAT_INVERT This Xcos block allows to invert the given quaternion.
QUAT_NORM icon QUAT_NORM This Xcos block calculates norm of a given quaternion.
QUAT_PRODUCT icon QUAT_PRODUCT This Xcos block calculates product of two given quaternions.
QUAT_QUOTIENT icon QUAT_QUOTIENT This Xcos block allows to divide one quaternion by another (quaternion division).
PLANET_MODEL icon PLANET_MODEL This Xcos block allows to position of the planets in EOD reference frame.
ROTATION_JACOBIAN icon ROTATION_JACOBIAN Aerospace Blockset block used to calculate jacobian of the transformation performed by VECTOR_ROTATE block.
SECULAR_J2 icon SECULAR_J2 This Xcos block allows for propagation of Keplerian orbital elements from epoch time to the current time including the secular J2 effects only.
SOL_DRAG_MODEL icon SOL_DRAG_MODEL This Xcos block calculates the solar drag force acting upon the illuminated sacecraft.
STATION_VISIBILITY icon STATION_VISIBILITY This Xcos block calculates access between ground station and satellite.
SUN_MODEL icon SUN_MODEL This Xcos block computes the Sun position relative to ECI (Earth Centered Inertial) reference frame using Meeus algorithm.
TIMEFRAME_CONVERSION icon TIMEFRAME_CONVERSION This Xcos block allows to easily convert time between different time frames.
US76_ATM_MODEL icon US76_ATM_MODEL This Xcos block computes temperature, pressure and atmosphere density using US76 atmospheric model.
VELOCITY_CONVERSION icon VELOCITY_CONVERSION This Xcos block allows to easily convert velocity values between different velocity units.
VECTOR_ANGLE icon VECTOR_ANGLE This Xcos block allows to calculate angle between any number of 3D vectors.
VECTOR_NORM icon VECTOR_NORM This Xcos block allows to calculate Euclidean norm of several input vectors.
VECTOR_NORMALIZATION icon VECTOR_NORMALIZATION This Xcos block allows to easily normalize vectors.
VECTOR_ROTATE icon VECTOR_ROTATE This Xcos block allows to rotate N 3-dimensional vectors.

Created: 5 years 3 months ago
by Paweł Zagórski

Updated: 3 years 11 months ago
by Paweł Zagórski

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