This README is inteded to explain the contents of this repository

What is this repository for?

  • To keep all the information related to the 1st ASTROdynamics optiMIzation competitioN at UC3M (ASTROMIN)
  • Version 1.0
  • More info

How do I get set up?

  • The description of the problem is explained in detailed in ASTROMIN.pdf
  • The table of asteroids in cvs format can be found as Asteroid_table.cvs
  • You can find two matlab files that implement a Lambert solver. You can choose between them, which one fits better your needs
  • Finally, you can download and check the documentation of GMAT from here

Guidelines Competition

  • First, explore the solution space with a lambert solver
  • Second, establish a good reference trajectory with a high merit function J
  • Third, rebuild the reference trajectory within GMAT
  • You can share your doubts, and answer other team's questions at The most collaborative team will have an special mention.

Who do I talk to?

  • Register: send an email to