Category Archives: Planet Tracking System

Associated with the project ‘Real-Time Planet Tracking System & Trajectory Predication’ and its subtopics.

Software Integration and Trajectory Prediction

Main Page – Real time planet tracking system Now after connecting all the hardware to the respective pins we start integrating the software for : – 1.Getting MPU readings (discussed before)

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Motion Processing Unit – MPU9250 for RTPT [using Filters,auto – calibration ]

Main Page – Real time planet tracking system Motion Processing is an important concept to know if you want to interact with real time data you should be able to interact with motion parameters such as Linear acceleration, Angular acceleration, … Continue reading

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Hardware Integration of RTPT

Main Page – Real time planet tracking system Things you need : Arduino Mega (or MCU with more than 33Kbyte flash )- This is important because my final code was around 33KB and i couldnt fit it in an UNO. … Continue reading

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Calculation of Right Ascension and Declination and its conversion to Azimuth and Altitude

Main Page – Real time planet tracking system The Idea!- Kepler’s Algorithms Yes! the Real time position of any celestial body can be calculated using some parameters called Orbital Elements (or Osculating Elements or Keplerian Elements). These are the parameters that … Continue reading

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Real-Time Planet Tracking System & Trajectory Prediction

Introduction This project aims to make a system that effectively tracks celestial bodies (such as planets ) with a fair amount of accuracy. We will be using some algorithms along with a processing unit for the calculations and a servo … Continue reading

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