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Engineering Analysis

At TriVector, we are known for our extensive engineering analyses experience and our superior results.  We have successfully performed a wide range of complex engineering analyses for space, missile, aviation, and even, meteorology applications in support of our NASA, Army, Missile Defense Agency, NOAA, and commercial customers.  From concept design to post production to mission execution, our engineering analyses results provide immense value to our customers.

Radar and Missile Performance Analysis

  • Hellfire, Javelin, MDA GMD

Concept Vehicle Performance

  • Parametric Trade Studies and Sensitivities of Current and Advanced Technologies
  • Performance Analysis with Trajectory/Structural Model Integration
  • Time and Frequency Domain Coupled Dynamics
  • Flight Control System Performance Analysis

Software/Data Timing Analysis

  • Time Synchronization Mechanism
  • End-to-end Latency of Messages across MIL-STD-1553 Networks and RS-422 Interfaces
  • Internal Latencies in Regard to Sensor Measurements and Related Commands
  • Caution and Warning Notification Timing
  • Measurement and Command Latency Analysis
  • Timing and Latency Testing

Thermal Space Environment

  • Heat Transfer Analysis to Model NanoSatellite Instrument Thermal Behavior
  • Phase Change Material Viability and Validated Energy use Reductions (e.g. Sierra Army Depot)

Space Environments and Flight

  • Analysis of NanoSatellite Orbital Radiation Environment using SPENVIS Space Effects and Environments Tool

Quality and Reliability Analysis

  • Micro-Electro-Mechanical Systems (MEMS) (Accelerometer, Gyros, etc.) Failure Analysis (Modes and Mechanisms), Fault Tree Development, Accelerated Life Testing (ALT) Assessment and Recommendations, Reliability Modeling using ALT Data

Unmanned Systems Analysis of Alternatives for Missions

Software Design, Data Timing, and Airworthiness

Guidance, Navigation, and Control

Oceanography and Meteorology

Production and Additive Manufacturing

Our Customers

  • MDA: Ground Based Midcourse Defense (GMD) (MOKV, RKV)
  • NASA Marshall Space Flight Center: Space Launch System (SLS)
  • NOAA: Unmanned Aircraft Systems Program Office; Office of Weather and Air Quality (OWAQ)
  • U.S. Army: AMRDEC (AED, ED, S3I, WDI); PEO Aviation (UAS); PEO Missiles & Space (CMDS, JAMS)
  • Commercial Energy and Space Programs
  • International Education Programs