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  • Design of a solar sail as the propulsion system for a nanosatellite 

    Rique Garaizar, Orzuri (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2013-06)
    Master thesis (pre-Bologna period)
    Open Access
    This project presents the design of a solar sail as a feasible solution to thrust nanosatellites. A solar sail is a high-energy space propulsion system that uses solar radiation pressure to push large ultra-thin mirror to ...
  • Disseny d'un motor de gas fred per a aplicacions en petits satèl·lits 

    Llorens Aymerich, Isaac (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2013-02-22)
    Bachelor thesis
    Open Access
    Since the appearance of CubeSat standard in 1999 picosatellites have evolved a lot. Collage investigations are the main reason of that development. This works gives an answer to the propulsion problems of CubeSat satellites. ...