Publications

Books

Alfriend, K. T, Vadali, S. R., Gurfil, P., How, J. P. and Breger, L., Spacecraft Formation Flying: Dynamics, Control and Navigation, Elsevier, Oxford, UK, 2010.

Gurfil, P., and Seidelmann, P. K., Celestial Mechanics and Astrodynamics: Theory and Practice, Springer, 2016.

Edited Volumes

Belbruno, E., Folta, D., and Gurfil, P. (Eds.), Astrodynamics, Space Missions and Chaos, New York Academy of Sciences, May 2004.

Gurfil, P., (Ed.), Modern Astrodynamics, Elsevier Science, Oxford, UK, 2006.

Journal Articles (See RG Page for Full Texts)

  1. Gurfil, P., Jodorkovsky, M., and Guelman, M., “Finite Time Stability Approach to Proportional Navigation Systems Analysis”, Journal of Guidance, Control and Dynamics, Vol. 21 No. 6, Nov. 1998, pp. 853-861.
  2. Gurfil, P., Jodorkovsky, M., and Guelman, M., “Design of Non-Saturating Guidance Systems”, Journal of Guidance, Control and Dynamics, Vol.23, No.4, July 2000, pp. 693-700.
  3. Gurfil, P., “Synthesis of Zero Miss Distance Guidance via Solution of an Optimal Tuning Problem”, Control Engineering Practice, Vol. 9, No. 10, Oct. 2001, pp. 1117-1130.
  4. Gurfil, P., Jodorkovsky, M., and Guelman, M., “Neoclassical Guidance for Homing Missiles”, Journal of Guidance, Control and Dynamics, Vol. 24, No. 3., May-June 2001, pp. 452-459.
  5. Gurfil, P., and Rotstein, H., “Partial Aircraft State Estimation from Visual Motion Using the Subspace Constraints Approach”, Journal of Guidance, Control and Dynamics, Vol. 24, No. 5., Sep.-Oct. 2001, pp. 1016-1028.
  6. Gurfil, P., Kasdin, N. J., Arrell, R. J., Seager S., and Nissanke, S., “Infrared Space Observatories: How to Mitigate Zodiacal Dust Interference”, The Astrophysical Journal, Vol. 567, No.2, March 2002, pp. 1250-1261.
  7. Gurfil, P., and Kasdin, N. J., “Characterization and Design of Out-of-Ecliptic Trajectories Using Deterministic Crowding Genetic Algorithms”, Computer Methods in Applied Mechanics and Engineering, Vol. 191, Issue 19-20, pp. 2169-2186, March 2002.
  8. Gurfil, P., and Kasdin, N. J., “Optimal Out-of-Ecliptic Trajectories for Space-Borne Observatories”, The Journal of the Astronautical Sciences, Vol. 49, No. 4, Oct.-Dec. 2001.
  9. Polzin, K. A., Choueiri, E. Y., Gurfil, P. and Kasdin, N. J., “Plasma Propulsion for Three Terrestrial Planet Finder Architectures: Free-Flying, Monolithic and Tethered”, Journal of Spacecraft and Rockets, Vol. 39, No. 3, May-June 2002.
  10. Gurfil, P. and Kasdin, N. J., “Niching Genetic Algorithms-Based Characterization of Geocentric Orbits in the 3D Elliptic Restricted Three-Body Problem”, Computer Methods in Applied Mechanics and Engineering, Vol. 191, Issue 49-50, Dec. 2002, pp. 5673-5696.
  11. Gurfil, P., “Quantitative Lp Stability Analysis of a Class of Linear Time-Varying Feedback Systems”, International Journal of Applied Mathematics and Computer Science, Vol. 13, No. 2, April 2003, pp. 101-106.
  12. Gurfil, P., “Robust Guidance for Electro-Optical Missiles”, IEEE Transactions on Aerospace and Electronic Systems, Vol. 39, No. 2, April 2003, pp. 450-461.
  13. Gurfil, P., Idan, M., and Kasdin, N. J., “Adaptive Neural Control of Deep-Space Formation Flying”, Journal of Guidance, Control and Dynamics, Vol. 26, No.3, May-June 2003, pp. 491-501.
  14. Gurfil, P., “Zero Miss Distance Guidance Based on Line-of-Sight Rate Measurement Only”, Control Engineering Practice, Vol. 11, No. 7, July 2003, pp. 819-832.
  15. Gurfil, P., and Friedland, B., “New Simple Model of Dynamic Hysteresis”, Transactions of the Institute of Measurement and Control, Vol. 25, No. 3, 2003, pp. 202-217.
  16. Gurfil, P., Jodorkovsky, M., “Unified Initial Condition Response Analysis of Lur’e Systems and Linear Time-Invariant Systems”, International Journal of Systems Science, Vol. 34, No. 1, January 2003, pp. 49-62.
  17. Gurfil, P. and Kasdin, N. J., “Stability and Control of Spacecraft Formation Flying in Trajectories of the Restricted Three-Body Problem”, Acta Astronautica, Vol. 54, No. 6, pp. 433-453.
  18. Gurfil, P., “Accessibility, Stabilizability and Feedback Control of Continuous Orbital Transfer”, Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences, Vol. 1017, May 2004, p. 138.
  19. Kasdin, N. J., and Gurfil, P., “Hamiltonian Modelling of Relative Motion”, Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences, Vol. 1017, May 2004, p. 190.
  20. Gurfil, P., and Kasdin, N. J., “Canonical Modelling of Coorbital Motion in Hill’s Problem using Epicyclic Orbital Elements”, Astronomy and Astrophysics, Vol. 409, No. 3, October 2003, pp. 1135-1140.
  21. Gurfil, P., “Control-Theoretic Analysis of Low-Thrust Orbital Transfer using Orbital Elements”, Journal of Guidance, Control and Dynamics, Vol. 26, No. 6, Nov. 2003, pp. 979-982.
  22. Gurfil, P., and Kasdin, N. J., “Nonlinear Modeling of Spacecraft Relative Motion in the Configuration Space”, Journal of Guidance, Control and Dynamics, Vol. 27, No. 1, January 2004, pp. 154-157.
  23. Gurfil, P., and Kasdin, N. J., “Improving Guidance Performance by Two-Step In-Flight Compensation of Radome Aberration”, IEEE Transactions on Control Systems Technology, Vol. 12, No. 4, July 2004, pp. 532-541.
  24. . Gurfil, P., “Analysis of  J2-Perturbed Motion using Mean Non-Osculating Orbital Elements“, Celestial Mechanics and Dynamical Astronomy, Vol. 90, September 2004, pp. 289-306.
  25. Kasdin, N. J., Gurfil, P., and Kolemen, E., “Canonical Modeling of Relative Spacecraft Motion via Epicyclic Orbital Elements“, Celestial Mechanics and Dynamical Astronomy,  Vol.92, Issue 4, 2005, pp. 337-370.
  26. Gurfil, P., “Nonlinear Missile Guidance using Control Lyapunov Functions”, Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers Part G: Journal of Aerospace Engineering, Volume 219, No.2, April 2005, pp.77-88.
  27. Gurfil, P., “Relative Motion between Elliptic Orbits: Generalized Boundedness Conditions and Optimal Formationkeeping”, Journal of Guidance, Control and Dynamics, Vol. 28, No. 4, July 2005, pp. 761-767.
  28. Gurfil, P., and Kasdin, N. J., “Two-Step Optimal Estimator for Three-Dimensional Target Tracking”, IEEE Transactions on Aerospace and Electronic Systems, Vol.41, No.3, July 2005, pp.780-793.
  29. Gurfil, P., “Euler Parameters as Natural Nonsingular Orbital Elements in Near-Equatorial Orbits”,  Journal of Guidance, Control and
    Dynamics, Vol. 28, No. 5, September 2005, pp. 1079-1084.
  30. Gurfil, P., Kasdin, N. J., and Kolemen, E., “Hamilton-Jacobi Modelling of Stellar Dynamics”, Advances in Space Research, Vol. 36, No. 6, 2005, pp. 1143-1150.
  31. Gurfil, P., “Canonical Formalism for Modelling and Control of Rigid Body
    Dynamics”, Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences,
    Vol. 1065, December 2005, pp. 391-413.
  32. Kolemen, E., Kasdin, J., and Gurfil, P., “Hamilton-Jacobi Modelling of Relative Motion for Formation Flying”, Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences, Vol. 1065, December 2005, pp. 93-111.
  33. Gurfil, P., and Meltzer, D., “Stationkeeping on Unstable Orbits: Generalization to the Elliptic Restricted Three-Body Problem”, Journal of the Astronautical Sciences, Vol. 54, No. 1, January-March 2006.
  34. Gurfil, P., and Kasdin, N. J., “Evolutionary Search for Deep-Space Science Mission Orbits”,  Journal of Guidance, Control and Dynamics, Vol. 29, No. 2, March-April 2006.
  35. Gurfil, P., and Klein, I., “Mitigating the Integration Error in Numerical Simulations of Newtonian Systems”,  International Journal for Numerical Methods in Engineering, Vol. 68, No. 2, 2006, pp. 267-297.
  36. Gurfil, P., and Kholshevnikov, K. V., “Manifolds and Metrics in the Relative Spacecraft Motion Problem”,  Journal of Guidance, Control and Dynamics, Vol. 29, No. 4, July-August 2006, pp. 1004-1010.
  37. Gurfil, P., and Klein, I., “Nonsingular Modeling of Planetary Equinoctial Precession using Euler Parameters”, Planetary and Space Science, Vol. 55, No. 1-2, January 2007, pp. 223-236.
  38. Gurfil, P., “Generalized Solutions for Relative Spacecraft Orbits under Arbitrary Perturbations”, Acta Astronautica, Vol. 60, No. 2 , January 2007, pp. 61-78.
  39. Gurfil, P., “Effect of Equinoctial Precession on Geosynchronous Earth
    Satellites”,  Journal of Guidance, Control and Dynamics, Vol. 30, No. 1, January 2007, pp. 237-247.
  40. Gurfil, P., and Mishne, D., “Cyclic Spacecraft Formations: Relative Motion Control using Line-of-Sight Measurements Only”,  Journal of Guidance, Control and Dynamics, Vol. 30, No. 1, January 2007, pp. 214-226.
  41. Gurfil, P., and Meltzer, D., “Semi-Analytical Method for Calculating the Elliptic Restricted Three-Body Problem Monodromy Matrix”,  Journal of Guidance,
    Control and Dynamics, Vol. 30, No. 1, January 2007, pp. 266-271.
  42. Gurfil, P., “Geometric Nonlinear Control of Orbital Transfer in a Central Gravitational Field”, Acta Astronautica, Vol. 60, No. 8-9, April 2007, pp. 631-648.
  43. . Gurfil, P., “Gauge Theory for Finite-Dimensional Dynamical Systems“,
    Chaos, Vol. 17, No. 2, June 2007.
  44. Gurfil, P., and Kivelevich, E., “Flock Properties Effect on Task Assignment and Formation Flying  of Cooperating Unmanned Aerial Vehicles”,  Proceedings of the IMECH E Part G: Journal of Aerospace Engineering, Vol. 221, June 2007.
  45. Gurfil, P., Elipe, A., Efroimsky, M., and Tangren, W., “The Serret-Andoyer Formalism in Rigid-Body Dynamics: I. Symmetries and Perturbations“, Regular and Chaotic Dynamics, Vol. 12, No. 4, July 2007, pp.389-425.
  46. Bloch, A.M., Gurfil, P., and Lum, K.-Y., “The Serret-Andoyer Formalism in Rigid-Body Dynamics: II. Geometry, Stabilization and Control“, Regular and Chaotic Dynamics, Vol. 12, No. 4, July 2007, pp. 426-447.
  47. Ben-Asher, Y., Feldman, M., Feldman, S., and Gurfil, P., “IFAS: Interactive Flexible Ad Hoc Simulator”,  Simulation Modelling Practice and Theory, Vol.15, No. 7, August 2007, pp. 817-830.
  48. Brucker, E., and Gurfil, P., “Analysis of Gravity-Gradient-Perturbed Rotational Dynamics at the Collinear Lagrange Points“,  Journal of the Astronautical Sciences, Vol. 55, No. 3, 2007.
  49. Demeyer, J.R.C, and Gurfil, P., “Transfer from Earth to Distant Retrograde Orbits using Manifold Theory”,  Journal of Guidance, Control and Dynamics, Vol. 30, No. 5, September-October 2007, pp. 1261-1267.
  50. Gurfil, P., and Klein I., “Stabilizing the Explicit Euler Integration of Stiff and Undamped Linear Systems”, Journal of Guidance, Control and Dynamics, Vol. 30, No. 6, November-December 2007.
  51. Gurfil, P., Lainey, V., and Efroimsky, M., “Long-Term Evolution of Orbits About A Precessing Oblate Planet: 3. A Semianalytical and a Purely Numerical Approaches“, Celestial Mechanics and Dynamical Astronomy, Vol. 99, 2007, pp. 261-292.
  52.  Ben-Asher, Y., Feldman, S., Gurfil, P., and Feldman, M., “Distributed Decision and Control of Cooperative UAVs using Ad-Hoc Communication”, IEEE Transactions on Control Systems Technology, Vol. 16, No. 3, 2008, pp. 511-517.
  53.  Butnariu, D., Censor, Y., Gurfil, P., and Hadar, E., “On The Behavior of Subgradient Projections Methods for Convex Feasibility Problems in Euclidean Spaces”, SIAM Journal on Optimization, Vol. 19, No. 2, July 2008, pp. 786-807.
  54. Gurfil, P., and Belyanin, S., “The Gauge-Generalized Gylden-Meshcherskii Problem”, Advances in Space Research, Vol. 42, No. 8, October 2008, pp. 1313-1317.
  55.  Ben-Asher, Y., Feldman, S., Gurfil, P., and Feldman, M., “Hierarchical Task Assignment and Communication Algorithms for Unmanned Aerial Vehicle Flocks”,  Journal of Aerospace Computing, Information, and Communication,
    Vol. 5, No. 8, 2008, pp. 234-250.
  56.  Beigelman, I., and Gurfil, P., “Optimal Fuel-Balanced Formationkeeping for Perturbed Spacecraft Orbits”,  Journal of Guidance, Control and Dynamics, Vol. 31, No. 5, September-October 2008, pp. 1266-1283.
  57. Beigelman, I., and Gurfil, P., “Optimal Geostationary Satellite Collocation Using Relative Orbital Element Corrections”,  Journal of Spacecraft and Rockets, Vol. 46, No. 1, January – February 2009.
  58. Rudel, M. P., and Gurfil, P., “Precise Spacecraft Relative Positioning Using Single-Frequency Pseudorange Measurements”, Journal of Navigation, Vol. 62, No. 1, January 2009, pp. 119-134.
  59. Pisarevsky, D., and Gurfil, P., “Optimizing Multiple-Flyby Orbits for Increasing the Resolution of Space Telescopes”,  Journal of Spacecraft and Rockets, Vol. 46, No. 2, March –- April 2009, pp. 373-380.
  60. Segal, S., and Gurfil, P., “Effect of Kinematic Rotation-Translation Coupling on Relative Spacecraft Translational Dynamics”,  Journal of Guidance, Control, and Dynamics, Vol. 32, No. 3, May–June 2009, pp. 1045–1050.
  61. Ben-Asher, Y., Feldman, S., Feldman, M., and Gurfil, P., “Scalability Issues in Ad-Hoc Networks: Metrical Routing Versus Table-Driven Routing”, Wireless Personal Communications, Vol. 52,  No. 3, February 2010, pp. 423-447.
  62. Carmi, A., Gurfil, P., and Kanevsky, D., “Methods for Sparse Signal Recovery Using Kalman Filtering with Embedded Pseudo-Measurement Norms and Quasi-Norms”, IEEE Transactions on Signal Processing, Vol. 58, No. 4, April 2010, pp. 2405-2409.
  63.  Belyanin, S., and Gurfil, P., “Semianalytical Study of Geosynchronous Orbits about a Precessing Oblate Earth under Lunisolar Gravitation and Tesseral Resonance”, Journal of the Astronautical Sciences, Vol. 57, No. 3, July 2010.
  64. Gurfil, P., Feldman, S., and Feldman, M., “Coordination and Communication of Cooperative Parafoils for Humanitarian Aid”, IEEE Transactions on Aerospace and Electronic Systems, Vol. 46, No. 4, October 2010.
  65. Mingotti, G., and Gurfil, P., “Mixed Low–Thrust Invariant–Manifold Transfers to Distant Prograde Orbits around Mars”,  Journal of Guidance, Control, and Dynamics, Vol. 33, No. 6, November-December 2010.
  66. Indelman, V., Gurfil, P., Rivlin, E., and Rotstein, H., “Navigation Aiding Based on Coupled Online Mosaicking and Camera Scanning”,   Journal of Guidance, Control, and Dynamics, Vol. 33, No. 6, November-December 2010.
  67. Nir, G., and Gurfil, P., “Optimal Out-of-ecliptic Orbits for Short-Term Space-Borne Infrared Telescope Missions”,  Journal of the Astronautical Sciences, Vol. 58, No. 1, January-February 2011, pp. 3-22.
  68. Mazal, L., and Gurfil, P., “Closed-Form Solution of the l1-Optimal Bi-Impulsive Coplanar Orbital Transfer Problem”,  Journal of Guidance, Control and Dynamics, Vol. 34, No. 6, November-December 2011, pp. 1936-1940.
  69. Martinusi, V., and Gurfil, P., “Solutions and Periodicity of Satellite Relative Motion Under Even Zonal Harmonics Perturbations”,  Celestial Mechanics and Dynamical Astronomy, Vol. 111, No. 4, 2011, pp. 387-414.
  70. Kolemen, E., Kasdin, N. J., and Gurfil, P. “Multiple Poincare Sections Method for Finding the  Quasiperiodic Orbits of the Restricted Three Body Problem”,  Celestial Mechanics and Dynamical Astronomy, Vol. 112, No. 1, 2012, pp. 47-74.
  71. Indelman, V., Gurfil, P., Rivlin, E., and Rotstein, H., “Real-Time Vision-Aided Localization and Navigation Based on Three-View Geometry”,  IEEE Transactions on Aerospace and Electronic Systems, Vol. 48, No. 2, April 2012.
  72. Rosich, A., and Gurfil, P., “Coupling In-Flight Trajectory Planning and Flocking for Multiple Autonomous Parafoils”, Proceedings of the I MECH E Part G: Journal of Aerospace Engineering, Vol. 226, No. 6, June 2012, pp. 691-720.
  73. Indelman, V., Gurfil, P., Rivlin, E., and Rotstein, H., “Distributed Vision-Aided Cooperative Localization and Navigation Based on Three-View Geometry”, Robotics and Autonomous Systems, Vol. 60, No. 6, June 2012, pp. 822–-840.
  74. Indelman, V., Gurfil, P., Rivlin, E., and Rotstein, H., “Graph-Based Distributed Cooperative Navigation for a General Multi-Robot Measurement Model”, International Journal of Robotics Research, Vol. 31, No. 9, August 2012, pp. 1057-1080.
  75. Carmi, A., Censor, Y., and Gurfil, P., “Convex Feasibility Modeling and Projection Methods for Sparse Signal Recovery”, Journal of Computational and Applied Mathematics, Vol. 236, No. 17, November 2012, pp. 4318-4335.
  76. Lara, M., and Gurfil, P., “Integrable Approximation of J2-perturbed Relative Orbits”, Celestial Mechanics and Dynamical Astronomy, Vol. 114, No. 3, 2012, pp. 229-254.
  77. Martinusi, V., and Gurfil, P., “Analytical Solutions for $J_2$-perturbed Unbounded Equatorial Orbits”, Celestial Mechanics and Dynamical Astronomy, Vol. 115, No. 1, 2013, pp. 35-57.
  78. Mazal, L., and Gurfil, P., “Cluster Flight Algorithms for Disaggregated Satellites”, Journal of Guidance, Control, and Dynamics, Vol. 36, No. 1, January-February 2013, pp. 124-135.
  79. Segal, S., Carmi, A., and Gurfil, P., “Stereovision-based Estimation of Relative Dynamics between Non-cooperative Satellites: Theory and Experiments”, IEEE Transactions on Control Systems Technology, Vol. 22, No. 2, March 2014, pp. 568-584.
  80. Ben-Yaacov, O., and Gurfil, P., “Long-term Cluster Flight of Multiple Satellites Using Differential Drag”, Journal of Guidance, Control, and Dynamics, Vol. 36, No. 6, November-December 2013, pp. 1731-1740.
  81. Zhong, W., and Gurfil, P., “Mean Orbital Elements Estimation for Autonomous Satellite Guidance and Orbit Control”, Journal of Guidance, Control, and Dynamics, Vol. 36, No. 6, November-December 2013, pp. 1624-1641.
  82. Gurfil, P., and Lara, M., “Motion Near Frozen Orbits as a Means for Mitigating Satellite Relative Drift”, Celestial Mechanics and Dynamical Astronomy, Vol. 116, No. 3, 2013, pp. 213-227.
  83. Martinusi, V., and Gurfil, P., “Analytical Derivation of Single-Impulse Maneuvers Guaranteeing Bounded Relative Motion Under J2”, Journal of Guidance, Control, and Dynamics, Vol. 37, No. 1, January 2014, pp. 233-242.
  84. Segal, S., Gurfil, P., and Shahid, K.,”In-orbit Tracking of Resident Space Objects: A Comparison of Monocular and Stereoscopic Vision”, IEEE Transactions on Aerospace and Electronic Systems, Vol. 50, No. 1, January 2014, pp. 676-688.
  85. Mazal, L., Mingotti, G., and Gurfil, P., “Optimal On-Off Cooperative Maneuvers for Long-term Satellite Cluster Flight”, Journal of Guidance, Control, and Dynamics, Vol. 37, No. 2, March-April 2014, pp. 391-402.
  86. Carmi, A., and Gurfil, P., “Sensor Selection via Compressed Sensing”, Automatica, Vol. 49, No. 11, November 2013, pp. 3304-3314.
  87. Mazal, L., and Gurfil, P., “Closed-loop Distance-keeping for Long-term Satellite Cluster Flight”, Acta Astronautica, Vol. 94, No. 1, January 2014, pp. 73-82.
  88. Zhang, H., and Gurfil, P., “Nano-satellite Cluster Keeping Under Thrust Uncertainties”, Journal of Guidance, Control, and Dynamics, Vol. 37, No. 5,  September–October 2014, pp. 1406–1414.
  89.   Gurfil, P., and Lara, M., “Satellite Onboard Orbit Propagation Using Deprit’s Radial Intermediary”, Celestial Mechanics and Dynamical Astronomy, Vol.120, No. 2, 2014, pp. 217–232.
  90. Shahid, K., and Gurfil, P., “Guidance for Scatter-Regather Maneuvers of Disaggregated Satellites”, IEEE Transactions on Aerospace and Electronic Systems, Vol. 50, No. 4, 2014, pp. 3235–3243.
  91. Galperin, A., and Gurfil, P., “Closed-form Solutions for Optimal Orbital Transfers Around Oblate Planets”, Journal of the Astronautical Sciences, Vol. 61, No.1, January 2014, pp. 1-39.
  92. Ben-Yaacov, O., and Gurfil, P., “Stability and Performance of Orbital Elements Feedback for Cluster Keeping Using Differential Drag”, Journal of the Astronautical Sciences, Vol. 61, No. 2, March 2014, pp. 198-226.
  93. Wen, C., Zhang, H., and Gurfil, P., “Orbit Injection Considerations for Cluster Flight of Nano-satellites”, Journal of Spacecraft and Rockets, Vol. 52, No. 1, 2015, pp. 196–208.
  94. Zhang, H., and Gurfil, P., “Satellite Cluster Flight Using On-off Cyclic Control”, Acta Astronautica, Vol. 106, January–-February 2015, pp. 1-12.
  95. Zimmerman, F., and Gurfil, P., “Optimal Target States for Satellite Cluster Flight Control on Near-circular Orbits”, Journal of Guidance, Control and Dynamics, Vol. 38, No. 3, 2015, pp. 375–383.
  96. Ben-Yaacov, O., Edlerman, E., and Gurfil, P., “Analytical Technique for Satellite Projected Cross-Sectional Area Calculation”, Advances in Space Research, Vol. 56, June 2015, pp. 205–217.
  97. Jigalin, A., and Gurfil, P., “Investigation of Multiple-Baseline Stereovision for State Estimation of Unknown Dynamic Space Targets”, Proceedings of the I MECH E Part G: Journal of Aerospace Engineering, Vol. 230, No. 2, 2016, pp. 207-–233.
  98. Zhang, H., and Gurfil, P., “Distributed Control for Satellite Cluster Flight Under Different Communication Topologies”,  Journal of Guidance, Control and Dynamics, Vol.39, No.3, 2016, pp.617 — 627.
  99. Wen, C., and Gurfil, P., “Relative Reachable Domain for Spacecraft with Initial State Uncertainties”,  Journal of Guidance, Control and Dynamics, Vol. 39, No. 3, 2016, pp. 462 — 473.
  100. Ben-Yaacov, O., Ivantsov, A., and Gurfil, P.,”Covariance Analysis of Differential Drag-Based Satellite Cluster Flight”, Acta Astronautica, Vol. 123, June 2016, pp. 387–396.
  101. Denenberg, E., and Gurfil, P., “Improvements to Time of Closest Approach Calculation”,  Journal of Guidance, Control and Dynamics, Vol. 39, No. 9, 2016, pp. 1967–1979.
  102. Wang, Y., and Gurfil, P., “Dynamical Modeling and Lifetime Analysis of Geostationary Transfer Orbits”, Acta Astronautica, Vol. 128, November-–December 2016, pp. 262-–276.
  103. Zhao, S., Gurfil, P., and Zhang, J., “Optimal Servicing of Geostationary Satellites Considering Earth’s Triaxiality and Lunisolar Effects”, Journal of Guidance, Control and Dynamics, Vol. 39, No. 10, 2016, pp. 2219–2231.
  104. Wen, C., and Gurfil, P., “Modelling Early Medium-Term Evolution of Debris Clouds Using the Reachable Domain Method”, Journal of Guidance, Control and Dynamics, Vol. 39, No. 12, 2016, pp. 2649–2660. .
  105. Zhao, S., Gurfil, P., and Zhang, J., “Initial Costates for Low-Thrust Minimum-Time Station Change of Geostationary Satellites”, Journal of Guidance, Control and Dynamics, Vol.39, No.12, 2016, pp.2745–2755.
  106. Wen, C., and Gurfil, P., “Guidance, Navigation and Control for Autonomous R-Bar Proximity Operations for Geostationary Satellites”, Proceedings of the I MECH E Part G: Journal of Aerospace Engineering, Vol.231, No.3, March 2017, pp.452–473.
  107. Shtark, T., and Gurfil, P. , “Tracking a Non-cooperative Target Using Real-time Stereovision-based Control: An Experimental Study”, Sensors, Vol.17, No.4, March 2017.
  108. Wang, Y., and Gurfil, P., “The Role of Solar Apsidal Resonance in the Evolution of Geostationary Transfer Orbits”, Advances in Space Research, Vol.59, No.8, April 2017, pp.2101-–2116.
  109. Dell’Elce, L., Ben-Yaacov, O., and Gurfil, P., “Bayesian Inference of Non-gravitational Perturbations from Satellite Observations”, Journal of Guidance, Control and Dynamics, Vol.40, No. 5, May 2017, pp.1231–1240.
  110. Denenberg, E., and Gurfil, P., “Debris Avoidance Maneuvers for Spacecraft in a Cluster”, Journal of Guidance, Control and Dynamics, Vol.40, No.6, June 2017, pp.1428–1440.
  111. Brack, D., and Gurfil, P., “In-Orbit Tracking of High Area-to-Mass Ratio Space Objects”, Journal of Guidance, Control and Dynamics, Vol.40, No.8, August 2017, pp.2030-2041.
  112. Shtark, T., and Gurfil, P., “Regional Positioning Using a Low Earth Orbit Satellite Constellation”, Celestial Mechanics and Dynamical Astronomy, Vol.130, No.14, 2018, pp.1-28.
  113. Zhao, Y., Gurfil, P., and Zhang, S., “Long-term Orbital Dynamics of Smart Dust”, Journal of Spacecraft and Rockets, Vol.55, No.1, January 2018, pp.125–142.
  114. Sahar, L., Edlerman, E., Agalarian, H., Balabanov, V., and Gurfil, P.,”Hard Disk Drive Based Reaction Wheels for CubeSat Attitude Control”, Journal of Spacecraft and Rockets, Vol.55, No.1, January 2018, pp.236–241.
  115. Wang, Y., and Gurfil, P., “De-orbiting Timing for Spacecraft in Geostationary Transfer Orbits Exploiting Luni-solar Perturbations”, Journal of Spacecraft and Rockets, , Vol.55, No.1, January 2018, pp.251–257.
  116. Zhang, H., and Gurfil, P., “Cooperative Orbital Control of Multiple Satellites via Consensus”, IEEE Transactions on Aerospace and Electronic Systems, accepted.
  117. Palacios, L., and Gurfil, P., “Variational and Symplectic Integrators for Satellite Relative Orbit Propagation Including Drag”, Celestial Mechanics and Dynamical Astronomy, accepted.
  118. Nie, T., Gurfil, P., and Zhang, S., “Analytical Conditions for Bounded Mean Inter-Satellite Distances in the J2 Problem”, Journal of Guidance, Control and Dynamics, accepted.
  119. Nie, T., and Gurfil, P., “Lunar Frozen Orbits Revisited”, Celestial Mechanics and Dynamical Astronomy, Vol.130, No.61, Oct.2018, pp.1-35.
  120. Palacios, L., and Gurfil, P., “Symplectic Orbit Propagation Based on Deprit’s Radial Intermediary”, Astrodynamics, Vol.2, No.4, Dec.2018, pp.375-386.
  121. Edlerman, E., and Gurfil, P., “Cluster-keeping Algorithms for the Satellite Swarm Sensor Network Project”,  Journal of Spacecraft and Rockets, accepted.
  122. Shtark, T., and Gurfil, P., “Low Earth Orbit Satellite Constellation for Regional Positioning with Prolonged Coverage Durations”, Advances in Space Research, accepted.