Publications
 

The following journal and conference papers have been authored, or co-authored, by Sinclair Interplanetary: 

Malaviarachchi, Pat, Timothy J. Reedman, Andrew C. M. Allen, Doug Sinclair, "A Small Satellite Concept for On-Orbit Servicing of Spacecraft." 17th Annual AIAA/USU Conference on Small Satellites, Logan, Utah, 2003.

Sinclair, Doug, Dr. Chris Damaren, "Flight Results from a Novel Magnetic Actuator on the LatinSat Spacecraft."  17th Annual AIAA/USU Conference on Small Satellites, Logan, Utah, 2003.

Sinclair, Doug, "SIF -- Yet Another Spacecraft Interconnection Standard."  20th Annual AIAA/USU Conference on Small Satellites, Logan, Utah, 2006.

Sinclair, Doug, C. Cordell Grant, Robert E. Zee, "Enabling Reaction Wheel Technology for High Performance Nanosatellite Attitude Control."  21st Annual AIAA/USU Conference on Small Satellites, Logan, Utah, 2007.

Enright, John, Doug Sinclair, "Algorithm Enhancements for the SS-411 Digital Sun Sensor."  21st Annual AIAA/USU Conference on Small Satellites, Logan, Utah, 2007.

Enright, John, Doug Sinclair, Chris Li, "Embedded algorithms for the SS-411 digital sun sensor." Acta Astronautica 64 (2009) 906-924.

Bonin, Grant, Doug Sinclair, Robert E. Zee, "Peak Power Tracking on a Nanosatellite Scale: The Design and Implementation of Digital Power Electronics on the SFL Generic Nanosatellite Bus." 23rd Annual AIAA/USU Conference on Small Satellites, Logan, Utah, 2009.

Sinclair, D., C. C. Grant, R. E. Zee, "Developing, Flying and Evolving a Canadian Microsatellite Reaction Wheel -- Lessons Learned." 15th CASI Astronautics Conference, Toronto, Canada, 2010.

Enright, John, Doug Sinclair, C. Cordell Grant, Geoff McVittie, Tom Dzamba, "Towards Star Tracker Only Attitude Estimation."  24th Annual AIAA/USU Conference on Small Satellites, Logan, Utah, 2010.

Enright, John, Doug Sinclair, K. Christy Fernando, "COTS Detectors for Nanosatellite Star Trackers: A Case Study."  25th Annual AIAA/USU Conference on Small Satellites, Logan, Utah, 2011.

Votel, Ronny, Doug Sinclair, "Comparison of Control Moment Gyros and Reaction Wheels for Small Earth-Observing Satellites."  26th Annual AIAA/USU Conference on Small Satellites, Logan, Utah, 2012.

Enright, John, Doug Sinclair, Tom Dzamba, "The Things You Can't Ignore: Evolving a Sub-Arcsecond Star Tracker."  26th Annual AIAA/USU Conference on Small Satellites, Logan, Utah, 2012.

Sinclair, Doug, Jonathan Dyer, "Radiation Effects and COTS Parts in SmallSats."  27th Annual AIAA/USU Conference on Small Satellites, Logan, Utah, 2013.

Marciniak, Martin, John Enright, Doug Sinclair, Tom Dzamba, "Microsatellite Star Tracker Baffles: Validation and Testing."  27th Annual AIAA/USU Conference on Small Satellites, Logan, Utah, 2013.

Dzamba, Tom, John Enright, Doug Sinclair, Kofi Amankwah, Ronny Votel, Ilija Jovanovic, Geoffrey McVittie, "Success by 1000 Improvements: Flight Qualification of the ST-16 Star Tracker."  28th Annual AIAA/USU Conference on Small Satellites, Logan, Utah, 2014.

Sinclair, Doug, John Enright, Tom Dzamba, Thomas M. C. Sears, "Custom Optics vs Modified COTS for Small Spacecraft : The Build vs Rebuild Decision." 29th Annual AIAA/USU Conference on Small Satellites, Logan, Utah, 2015.

Dzamba, Tom, John Enright, Doug Sinclair, "Characterization of Chromatic Effects in Small Star Trackers."  30th Annual AIAA/USU Conference on Small Satelites, Logan, Utah, 2016.

Sinclair, Doug, Kathleen Riesing, "The Rainbow Connection: Why Now is the Time for Smallsat Optical Downlinks.", 31st Annual AIAA/USU Conference on Small Satellites, Logan, Utah, 2017.