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How Customers are Using Volumetrics

How Customers are Using Volumetrics

Check out our Virtual Training on How to Build Volumetric Objects on June 15 Volumetrics combines the flexibility of the analysis workbench with the spatial analysis capabilities of coverage. You can define a variety of 3D volumetric grids in any … Continue reading

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Custom STK Interfaces – “Easy Buttons” for Your Mission

Custom STK Interfaces – “Easy Buttons” for Your Mission

Systems Tool Kit is an extremely powerful software environment that now, with STK 11, is even more impressive with added capabilities like Volumetrics and Phased Array antennas. The software environment is incredibly flexible, enabling experts to model their systems, simulate … Continue reading

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The Vector Geometry Tool: Computing the Intersection Between a Line and a Circle

The Vector Geometry Tool: Computing the Intersection Between a Line and a Circle

Given: Two known lat/lon points (a, b) and a circle centered on the 2nd point with known radius. Solve for the lat/lon of a point (a’) where the line intersects the circle. Solution Steps First turn off all terrain. ​ … Continue reading

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It’s Time to Spring Clean your STK License Folder

It’s Time to Spring Clean your STK License Folder

Yeah, I’m a pack rat.  I’m pretty adept at backing up my thoughts on any given question with e-mails I’ve saved from 10 years ago.  Stacks of Zip drive disks from the late 1990’s?  Check.   And I may or … Continue reading

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Tracking Satellites Based on the Dilution of Precision

Tracking Satellites Based on the Dilution of Precision

The Dilution of Precision (DOP) is commonly used in satellite navigation to quantify the effects of positional measurements precision. Geometric DOP is used to determine how errors in measurements will affect the satellite’s final estimated state. It is defined as: … Continue reading

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