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This page is meant for general science and research related to rockets and rocket flight.

See also: ([[mathematical notation|MathSymbols]]) ([[coordinate conventions|CoordinateSystem]])

# <a name="The Atmosphere"></a> The Atmosphere

- A Simple equation relating atmospheric pressure to altitude. Derived from the ICAO international standard atmosphere model [[PressureAltitude_Derived.pdf]] ( v1.03 42k )

# <a name="Geodesy"></a> Geodesy

- Conversion of Geodetic coordinates to the Local Tangent Plane [[Latitude_to_LocalTangent.pdf]]

# <a name="Vehicle Dynamics"></a> Vehicle Dynamics

- [[Rocket Simulator|RocketSim]]

# <a name="Aerodynamics"></a> Aerodynamics

- [[Conversion Table for Common Pressure Units|PressureUnits.pdf]]
- An online textbook about aerodynamics, [Applied Aerodynamics, A Digital Textbook](http://www.desktopaero.com/appliedaero/preface/welcome.html) 

# <a name="Electronics"></a> Electronics

- [[Thermistors For Temperature Measurements|Thermistors.pdf]]

# <a name="Other sources"></a> Other sources

The MIT Open Courseware project has some good aerospace related course materials available online for free. Check these out:

- Aerospace page: <http://ocw.mit.edu/OcwWeb/Aeronautics-and-Astronautics/index.htm>
- Propulsion: <http://ocw.mit.edu/OcwWeb/Aeronautics-and-Astronautics/16-512Fall-2005/CourseHome/index.htm>
- Optimal Control: <http://ocw.mit.edu/OcwWeb/Aeronautics-and-Astronautics/16-323Spring-2006/CourseHome/index.htm>