Aerospace Books

Offering Diverse Areas of Specialization

The Aerospace Corporation publishes scholarly books on topics of interest to designers and developers of satellites and space systems. Published in association with the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA), these books are written by Aerospace scientists and engineers who work in diverse areas of specialization.

Recent books have focused on topics such as small satellites, including their history, current missions, and future applications; nickel-hydrogen space-system batteries; and band model methods for radiation transport. Other books have examined orbit perturbation and maintenance; spacecraft collision avoidance; spacecraft thermal control systems; communications satellites; micro-engineering aerospace systems; and the physics of rocket exhaust plumes.

Select Aerospace books may be ordered online through AIAA. Click on a title below to learn more.