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    • A selection of lessons learned from phase C/D of CubeSat projects of the Fly Your Satellite! programme 

      Kinnaird, Alexander; Del Castillo, Cristina; Hansen, Hasse; Palma, David; Grassi, Gilberto (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2022-04-29)
      Conference lecture
      Open Access
      Fly Your Satellite!” (FYS) is a recurring programme part of ESA Academy’s portfolio of “hands-on” activities. The programme was established to support University student teams in the development of their own CubeSat missions ...
    • Thermal characterization testing of a robust and reliable thermal knife HDRM (Hold Down and Release Mechanism) for CubeSat deployables 

      Thompson, Joseph; Murphy, David; Reilly, Jack; Salmon, Lána; Dunwoody, Rachel; Doyle, Maeve; Walsh, Sarah; Reddy Akarapu, Sai Krishna; Erkal, Jessica; Finneran, Gabriel; Mangan, Joseph; Marshall, Fergal; Franchi, Loris; Ha, Lily; Palma, David; Ulyanov, Alexey; Martin-Carrillo, Antonio; McBreen, Sheila; O'Connor, William; Wall, Ronan; Hanlon, Lorraine; McKeown, David (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2022-04-29)
      Conference lecture
      Open Access
      Thermal knife HDRMs (Hold Down and Release Mechanisms) are commonly used in CubeSats and other small satellites. However, detailed information on proven designs is difficult to find. Design of a robust and reliable mechanism ...
    • Update on the status of the Educational Irish Research Satellite (EIRSAT-1) 

      Doyle, Maeve; Murphy, David; Reilly, Jack; Thompson, Joseph; Walsh, Sarah; Akarapu, Sai Krishna Reddy; Dunwoody, Rachel; Erkal, Jessica; Finneran, Gabriel; Mangan, Joseph; Marshall, Fergal; Salmon, Lána; Somers, Eoghan; Franchi, Loris; Ha, Lily; Palma, David; Ulyanov, Alexey; Martin Carrillo, Antonio; McBreen, Sheila; McKeown, David; O'Connor, William; Wall, Ronan; Hanlon, Lorraine (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2022-04-29)
      Conference lecture
      Open Access
      The Educational Irish Research Satellite, EIRSAT-1, is a 2U CubeSat being implemented by a student-led team at University College Dublin, as part of the 2nd round of the European Space Agency’s Fly Your Satellite! programme. ...