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PreliminaryProgramme

SmallSatellites,System&ServicesSymposium(4S)
30May3June2016
Valletta,Malta

Programme4SSymposium2016

Sunday29May2016
17:0018:30

Preregistrationdrinks

Monday30May2016

08:0008:45

Registration

08:4509:00

WelcomeAddressbyMarcPirchner,CNESandPhilippeGoudy,ESA

09:0009:10

WelcomeAddressbylocalauthorities

09:1009:20

IntroductionSmallSatellitesProgrammeItalianSpaceAgency

09:2009:50

KeynoteSpeaker:MichaelTrela,Google+SkyboxImaging

09:5010:20

KeynoteSpeaker:BrianHolz,Oneweb

S01:SmallSatellitesgoViral!1
Room:GrandBallroom
Sessionchairs:JosGaviraIzquierdo,PatPatterson

10:30 Facts&figuresonpossiblefuturedirectionsofthesmallsatmarket
RachelVillain
Euroconsult,France
10:50 DeepSpacenanosatspositionedforexponentialgrowth
AnthonyFreeman
JPL/Caltech,UnitedStatesofAmerica
11:10 ANewEraforSmallsatProductioninSpace,BeginsNow
AndrewMartinKwas1,2,EricR.Joyce3,EricMacDonald4
1
NorthropGrummanCorporation,UnitedStatesofAmerica;2UniversityofNewMexico;3MadeinSpace
Corp;4UniversityofTexasElPasoKeckCenter
11:30 ViralSmallSatellites&WhatitMeansforGovernment
MarkSJohnson,KeithAkins,BrianCassidy,GurpartapSandhoo
USNavalResearchLaboratory,UnitedStatesofAmerica

11:5012:10
CoffeeBreak

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S02:SmallSatellitesgoViral!2
Room:GrandBallroom
Sessionchairs:MarcosBavdaz,AaronRogers

12:10 HighVolumeProductionofSmallSatellites;ChallengesandSolutions
JenniDoonan,CraigClark,AndrewStrain
ClydeSpace,UnitedKingdom

12:30 RapidApplicationofSpaceEffects
DemosthenesTsairides1,CharlesFinley2,GeorgeMoretti3
1
NASA,UnitedStatesofAmerica;2NASA,UnitesStatesofAmerica;3MillenniumEngineering&Integration

12:50 ModularOpenSystemArchitecturesEnablingtheSmallSatBoom!
MaureenO'Brien,WarrenLangley,MichaelReher,StanleyKennedy.Jr
OakmanAerospace,Inc.,UnitedStatesofAmerica

13:10 Twinkle:Anewideaforcommercialastrophysicsmissions
MarcellTessenyi1,GiovannaTinetti1,JonathanTennyson1,GiorgioSavini1,EnzoPascale2,Susan Jason3,
AlexdaSilvaCuriel3,JonathanFriend3,ChrisSaunders3,JamesWilliams3
1
UniversityCollegeLondon(UCL),UnitedKingdom;2CardiffUniversity,UnitedKingdom;3SSTL, United
Kingdom

13:3015:00
LunchBreak

S03:Mission&SystemAnalysis1
Room:GrandBallroom
Sessionchairs:GianluigiBaldesi,StanleyOakmanKennedy,Jr.

15:00 Lookma,nohandsMicrospacephilosophyinsmallsatfleetoperations
IvarSpydevold,FrankOlafSemJacobsen,LarsLge,EirikVojeBlindheim
StatsatAS,Norway

15:20 AIM:asmallsatelliteinterplanetarymission
JorisNaudet1,AndreaPellacani2,FelixDeWispelaere1
1
QinetiQSpace,Belgium;2GMV,Spain

15:40 EvolutionofthepropulsionsubsystemonCNESMicroscopesatellitefromFEEPstocoldgasand

subsequentimpactsontheplatform

FrdrickViaud,YvesAndr,ValerioCipolla,ThomasLinart,KilianPfaab,BenjaminPouilloux,Pascal
Prieur
CNES,France

16:00 PerspectivesinSmallSatelliteFormationsforEarthObservation
KlausJ.Schilling
UniversityWuerzburg,Germany

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16:20 PassiveDistributedRadarBasedOnFormationFlyingForEarthObservation:APreliminaryStudy
SalvatoreSarno1,MarcoD'Errico1,GiancarmineFasano2
1
SecondaUniversitdiNapoli,Italy;2UniversitdiNapoli"FedericoII",Italy

16:4017:00
CoffeeBreak

S04:Users
Room:GrandBallroom
Sessionchairs:JeanLoupBezy,TanjavanAchteren

17:00 SPECTROAGROMETEREOLOGICALMAIZEYIELDFORECASTMODELUSINGREMOTESENSINGAND

GISINSOUTHTIGRAYZONE,ETHIOPIA
AbiyWogderesZinna1,SuryabhagavanKaraturi2
1
CentralStatisticalAgencyofEthiopia,Ethiopia;2AddisAbabaUniversity,Ethiopia

17:20 Comparisonbetweenairborneandspaceborneapplicationofhyperspectralsensorsfor

monitoringscenarios
RobertaFusaro,SaraCrestoAleina,NicoleViola
PolitecnicodiTorino,Italy

17:40 AtmosphericChemistryfromSmallSatellites,theNextOpportunity

18:0019:30
IcebreakerReceptionsponsoredbyECMspacetechnologiesGmbH

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Tuesday31May2016
S05:CubeSatPlenary
Room:GrandBallroom
Sessionchairs:RogerWalker,PhilippeLandiech

08:30 RapidResults:TheGOMX3CubeSatPathtoOrbit
DavidGerhardt1,MortenBisgaard1,LarsAlminde1,RogerWalker2,MiguelFernandez3,JeanLucIssler4,
JesperA.Larsen1
1
GomSpace,Denmark;2ESA/ESTEC,Netherlands;3Syrlinks,France;4CNES/DCT,France

08:50 EyeSat,astudenttripleCubeSatforastronomy
AntoineRessouche1,FabienApper2,AlainGaboriaud3
1
IRAP,France;2ISAESuparo,France;3CNES,France

09:10 SPARC1aresearchsatellitefordemonstratingtheviabilityandutilityofCubeSattechnologyinmilitary

applications
RobertLindegren1,DanielSkaborn1,EvaBernhardsdotter2,JamesLyke3,KyleZiegler3,JerkerFredn2,

ChethOuch4
1
AACMicrotec,Uppsala,Sweden;2SwedishDefenseMaterialAdministration(FMV),Stockholm,Sweden;
3

AirForceResearchLaboratory(AFRL),AlbuquerqueNM,USA;4COSMIAC,UniversityofNewMexico,

AlbuquerqueNM,USA

09:30 InnovativeSolarArrayDriveAssemblyforCubeSatSatellite
MicheleMarino,AndreaNegri,MassimoPerelli,RaffaelePalamides
IMTsrl,Italy

09:50 MTCubeproject:COTSmemorySEEgroundtestresultsandinorbiterrorrateprediction
ViyasGupta1,2,AlexandreBosser2,3,FrdricWrobel1,FrdricSaign1,4,LaurentDusseau1,5,Ali

Mohammadzadeh6,LuigiDilillo2
1
IES/Radiac,UniversitMontpellier,France;2LIRMM,UniversitMontpellier,France;3Universityof

Jyvskyl,Finland;4FondationVanAllen,France;5CSU(SpaceUniversityCenter),UniversitMontpellier,

France;6ESA/ESTEC,TheNetherlands

10:10 SevenVEGAmaidenflightCubeSatslifetimedurationandreentryanalysisbasedonorbitalparameters

timeevolution
MurielBernard1,LaurentDusseau1,2,VasilyMuravyev1,SylvieJarrix1,2,MichelDudeck1,3,Charlotte

Andrieu1,AnthonyGourdin1
1
UniversityofMontpellier,France;2CentreNationaldelaRechercheScientifique;3PierreetMarieCurie

University

10:3011:00
CoffeeBreak

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S06:EarthObservation1
Room:GrandBallroom
Sessionchairs:AmandaSuzanneRegan,WilliamWEdmonson

11:00 TestsandCalibrationofafreeformcompactspectroimager
VincentMoreau1,JorgVersluys1,MichaelFrancois2,MatteoTaccola2,CelineMichel3,PascalBlain3,Yvan

Stockman3
1
AMOSSA,Belgium;2ESTEC,Netherlands;3CSL,Belgium

11:20 VensAninnovativesatelliteforthestudyandmodellingoflandsurfaceprocesses
PierricFerrier,AimMeygret,OlivierHagolle,PhilippeCrebassol,GerardDedieu
cnes,France

11:40 TheDLRFireBirdConstellation
WinfriedHalle,EckehardLorenz
DLR,InstituteofOpticalSensorSystems,Germany

12:00 HyperCube:OnboardProcessingofHyperspectralImagingDataonaNanosatellite
MichaelSoukup1,JanisGailis1,DanieleFantin1,ArnoudJochemsen1,ChristinaAas1,PieterJanBaeck2,

IskanderBenhadj2,StefanLivens2,BavoDelaur2,MassimoMenenti3,BenGorte3,SeyedEnayatHosseini

Aria3,MarcoEsposito4,ChrisvanDijk4
1
Science[&]TechnologyAS,Norway;2VITOBV,Belgium;3DelftUniversityofTechnology,Netherlands;
4

cosineResearchBV,Netherlands

12:20 FlightResultsoftheHyperspectralInstrumentonKentRidge1
MatthiasBuhl1,CherHiangGoh2,TomSegert1
1
BerlinSpaceTechnologiesGmbH,Germany;2NationalUniversityofSingapore

12:40 DevelopmentofInnovativeEarthObservationAurigaSatellitewithHighresolutionMultispectralCamera
AlexanderSergeevichMalinin,DmitryVadimovichDmitriev,VladimirEvgenievichShmagin
DauriaAerospace,RussianFederation

13:0015:00
LunchBreak

S07:Telecommunication
Room:GrandBallroom
Sessionchairs:FlemmingHansen,GurpartapSandhoo

15:00 DesignandImplementationofaHighPerformanceBPSKDemodulatorforSatelliteCommunications
EhsanTofigh,JasperBouwmeester
DelftUniversityofTechnology,Netherlands,The

15:20 Smallsatellitesmightgoviralandchangethefrequencycoordinationenvironment
MartinBuscher,TobiasFunke,KlausBrie
TechnischeUniversittBerlin,Germany

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15:40 HighspectralefficiencycommunicationinXbandforsmallearthobservationsatellitesResultof505

Mbpsdemonstrationandplanfor2Gbpslink
HirobumiSaito1,TomoyaFukami2,HiromiWatanabe2,AtsushiTomiki1,TakahideMizuno1,Naohiko

Iwakiri3,ShinichiNakasuka2,TakahiroShinke4,KanameKojima4,KoichiKawamoto5,OsamuShigeta6,

HitoshiNunomura6,YasuakiKanda7,HidekiKayaba8
1
JapanAerospaceExplorationAgency,Japan;2TheUniversityofTokyo;3NationalInstituteofInformation

andCommunicationsTechnology;4AddnicsCorporation;5KawamotoCorporation;6AIElectronicsLtd.;
7

AntennaGikenCo.,Ltd.;8MeiseiElectricCorporation

16:00 VDESATAnewmaritimecommunicationssystem
TorkildEriksen1,LarsErlingBrten1,HansChristianHaugli2,FrodeStoresund3
1
NorwegianDefenceResearchEstablishment(FFI),Norway;2SpaceNorwayAS,Norway;3Kongsberg

SeatexAS,Norway

16:2016:40
CoffeeBreak

S08:Launchers
Room:GrandBallroom
Sessionchairs:FabioCaramelli,JeromeThiery

ThesessiononLauncherswillbeginwithaseriesofshortpresentations,followedbyaroundtable.

SmallInnovativeLauncherforEurope
BertilOving1,ArnaudvanKleef1,BastienHaemmerli2,MarkusKuhn3
1
NLR,Netherlands,The;2Nammo,Norway;3DLR,Germany

ROXANE,DesignofaNewAffordableEuropeanMicrosatellitesLaunchSystem
CedricDupont,AndreaTromba
BertinTechnologies,France

EsrangeSpaceCenterafutureEuropeanlaunchfacilityandCenterofExcellencefor
AnnaRathsman,AnneYtterskog
SSC,Sweden

NewDevelopmentInLongMarchFromThePerspectiveofSmallSatelliteLaunchServices
FeiLing
ChinaGreatWallIndustryCorporation,China,People'sRepublicof

LauncherOne:VirginGalactic'sDedicatedLaunchVehicleforSmallSatellites
MandyVaughn,WilliamPomerantz
VirginGalactic,UnitedStatesofAmerica

FireflyAlphaAMassProducedSmallLaunchVehiclefortheNewSpaceEra
AndyBradford,PJKing,SheySabripour,Dr.AlexWeldon
FireflySpaceSystems,UnitedStates

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NewInsuranceProductsfortheLaunchofSmallSatellites
NetaPalkovitz
ISISInnovativeSolutionsInSpaceB.V.,Netherlands,The

SmallSatsmissionopportunitiesfortheVegalaunchsystem
FabioCaramelli1,AngeloFontana2,LuciaLinares1,BenoitGeffroy1
1
europeanspaceagency;2Avio

17:4018:30
LaunchersRoundTable

18:3019:00
Poster&ExhibitionSessionscosponsoredbyISISInnovativeSolutionsInSpaceBV&ECMspace
technologiesGmbH

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Wednesday1June2016
S09:NewTechnologies1
Room:GrandBallroom
Sessionchairs:PaoloTortora,KlausSteinberg

08:30 EuroIODASustainableTET/TDSBasedEuropeanIODConcept
NorbertM.K.Lemke1,ChrisSaunders2,StephanRoemer3
1
OHBSystemAG,Germany;2SurreySatelliteTechnologyLtd;3Astro&FeinwerktechnikAdlershofGmbH

08:50 ShapingaEuropeanIODservicescheme
GiovanniBinet1,GabrieleNovelli1,DiegoEscorial1,CesarMartinez2,MarcoBolchi3,MartaMassimiani4,

CesarArza2
1
GMVAerospaceandDefence;2INTA;3ValdaniVicarieAssociati;4GAUSS

09:10 TDIimagingusingembeddedCCDinCMOStechnology:theoptimalsolutionforloworbitearth

observation
PietDeMoor,PaulGoetschlackx,JonathanBorremans,MaartenRosmeulen,LucHaspeslagh,Andy

Lambrechts
imec,Belgium

09:30 VisibleLightCommunicationSystemforIntersatelliteCommunicationofSmallSatellites
DavidNAmanor,WilliamWEdmonson,AweleLAnyanhun
NCA&TStateUniversity,UnitedStatesofAmerica

09:50 CHIEM:thedevelopmentofanewcompacthyperspectralimager
JorisBlommaert1,BavoDelaur1,StefanLievens1,DirkNuyts1,KlaasTack2,AndyLambrechts2,Vincent

Moreau3,EricCallut4,GrardHabay4,LionelBrixhe4,JanVandenbussche5,KyriakiMinoglou6,AtulDeep6
1
VITO(FlemishInstituteforTechnologicalResearch),Mol,Belgium;2IMEC,Leuven,Belgium;3Amos,Liege,

Belgium;4Deltatec,Ans,Belgium;5CMOSIS,Antwerp,Belgium;6EuropeanSpaceAgency

10:10 AdvancedConceptforlasercommunicationsystemformicroandnanosatellites
YannGouy1,QinWang2,Benotd'Humires3,CrisantoQuintanaSanchez4,DominicO'Brien4,Duncan

Platt2,JerzyKREZEL5,MichaelSalter2,AnetaMICHALKIEWICZ5,PaulWAGNER6,EmilieSteck1,Yoann

THUEUX7,SebastienVourch1,WolfgangRiede6
1
AirbusDefenceandSpace;2ACREOSWEDISHICT;3TEMATYS;4UniversityofOxford;5AstriPolska;
6

DeutscheLuftundRaumfahrt;7AirbusGroup

10:3011:00
CoffeeBreak

11:0011:40
KeynoteSpeaker

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S10:InflightExperience1
Room:GrandBallroom
Sessionchairs:FredericTeston,ThomasM.Davis

11:40 CoherentreceiverforimprovementofweaksignaldetectionforsatellitebasedADSB
ToniDelovski1,JochenBredemeyer2,KlausWerner1
1
GermanAerospaceCenter,Germany;2FlightCalibrationServices

12:00 FlightResultsfromtheCanX4andCanX5FormationFlyingMission
NielsHenrikRoth,BenRisi,C.CordellGrant,RobertE.Zee
SpaceFlightLaboratory,Canada

12:20 DRASTKMeasures:PostLaunchOrbitPhasingandMaintenancefortheCanX4/CanX5FormationFlying

Mission
JoshZ.Newman,RobertE.Zee
SpaceFlightLaboratory,Canada

12:40 InorbitPerformanceofSingaporesFirstIndigenousMicroSatelliteXSAT
JingJunSoon,KaySoonLow,HtetAung,JiaMinLew

SatelliteResearchCentre(SaRC),NanyangTechnologicalUniversity,SchoolofElectrical&Electronic
Engineering,Singapore

13:0015:00

LunchBreak

S11:GroundSegment&DistributedMissionConcepts
Room:GrandBallroom
Sessionchairs:PeterWegner,DariusNikanpour

15:00 TheEquatorSARMission:AnIdealSbandInterferometricConstellationforacquisitionofDEMwithinthe

EquatorialRegion
AbdulLawal1,GianmarcoRadice1,AbubakarMakarfi2
1
UniversityofGlasgow,UnitedKingdom;2CentreForSpaceTransportAndPropulsion(CSTP),Lagos,

Nigeria

15:20 Operationsofopticalgroundnetworksforsmallsatellites
PetrusHyvnen
SSC,Sweden

15:40 EXPERIENCEINOPERATINGACONSTELLATIONOFAISTSMALLSATELLITESUSINGSSAUGROUND

CONTROLCENTERANDPERSPECTIVESOFMANAGINGACONSTELLATIONOFSATELLITESUSINGA

DISTRIBUTEDNETWORKOFCONTROLCENTERSBASEDONAMULTIAGENTAPPROACH
IvanV.Kaurov,VadimV.Salmin,SergeyI.Tkachenko,IvanS.Tkachenko,JurijE.Zheleznov,MaksimA.

Ivanushkin,SergeyS.Volgin,MaksimD.Korovin
SamaraStateAerospaceUniversity,RussianFederation

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16:0016:20

CoffeeBreak

S12:Science
Room:GrandBallroom
Sessionchairs:FrancescoRatti,JohanKohler

16:20 TheMATSmicrosatellitemissiontomographicperspectiveonthemesosphere
NiclasLarsson1,RobinLilja1,JrgGumbel2,OleMartinChristensen2,Mattiasrth3
1
OHBSwedenAB,Sweden;2StockholmUniversity,DepartementofMeteorology,Sweden;3ACMicrotec

AB,Sweden

16:40 MICROSCOPEamicrosatelliteforamajorcornerstoneinFundamentalPhysics,fromqualificationto

launch
ManuelSantosRodrigues1,PierreTouboul1,RatanaChhun1,FrancoiseLiorzou1,GillesMetris2
1
ONRA,France;2OCA,France

17:00 CHEOPS:ESAFirstSmallScienceMissionfrommissionconcepttoCDRin3.5years
CarlosCorralvanDamme,NicolaRando,JoelAsquier,FrancescoRatti,RichardSouthworth,KateIsaak
ESA/ESTEC,Netherlands,The

17:20 ScientificResultsfromtheEnhancedPolarOutflowProbe(ePOP)intheCanadianCASSIOPESmall

SatelliteMission
AndrewW.Yau1,H.GordonJames2,GregoryA.Enno1
1
UniversityofCalgary,Canada;2NaturalResourcesCanada,Canada

17:40 CHEOPS:ESAFirstSmallScienceMissionInstrumentDevelopmentstatusandchallenges
ThomasBeck1,VirginieCessa1,ChristopherBroeg1,WillyBenz1,FrancescoRatti2,CarlosCorral2,Kate

Isaak2,NicolaRando2
1
UniversityofBerne,Switzerland;2ESAESTEC,Netherlands

19:3023:00
ConferenceDinner

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SmallSatellites,System&ServicesSymposium(4S)
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Thursday2June2016

S13:AcademicProjects
Room:GrandBallroom
Sessionchairs:JoshZ.Newman,PhilipBangert

08:50 Asparseaperture,spacebasedFizeauinterferometer:resultsfromthepayloaddemonstrator
NicolaBaccichet1,AmandineCaillat2,EddyRakotonimbahy2,KjetilDohlen2,GiorgioSavini1
1
OpticalScienceLaboratory,DepartmentofPhysicsandAstronomy,UniversityCollegeLondon;2Aix

MarseilleUniversit,CNRS,LAM

09:10 UWE4:AdvancesintheAttitudeandOrbitControlofaPicoSatellite
PhilipBangert,SlaviDombrovski,AlexanderKramer,KlausSchilling
UniversityWrzburg,ComputerScienceVII:RoboticsandTelematics,German

09:30 FlyYourSatellite!TheCubeSatProgrammeoftheESAEducationOffice
PieroGaleone1,JoostVanreusel1,MatteoBoerci1,ChristianBungeroth1,KatarzynaWoroniak1,LilyHa1,

AlexanderSoucek2,DanielSagath3
1
EuropeanSpaceAgency,Netherlands,The;2EuropeanSpaceAgencyHQ,France;3VUUniversity

Amsterdam,Netherlands,The

09:50 DesignandTestingofaDualCameraPayloadforESEO
IndrekSnter1,2,HenriKuuste1,2,AllanKustavus2,AntsAgu3,ErikIlbis2,GeorgiOlentenko2,IndrekPloom2,

JaanusKalde2,JacobLuisLpezSeco4,JohanKtt1,KaroliKahn5,PaulLiias6,RihoVendt1,SamuPekka

Ojanen7,SharadChopra8,SilverLtt1,SriramHariharan9,UrmasKvell1,ViljoAllik1,MartNoorma10
1
DepartmentofSpaceTechnology,TartuObservatory,Estonia;2InstituteofPhysics,FacultyofScience

andTechnology,UniversityofTartu,Estonia;3CollegeofTechnology,EstonianUniversityofLifeSciences,

Estonia;4UniversityofVigo,Spain;5SchoolofLaw,FacultyofSocialSciences,UniversityofTartu,Estonia;
6

RadiusSpaceO,Estonia;7TampereUniversityofTechnology,Finland;8Collegeofengineeringstudies,

EnergyAcres,UniversityofPetroleumandEnergyStudies,India;9LuelaUniversityofTechnology,Sweden;
10

UniversityofTartu,Estonia

10:10 DESIGNANDMANAGEMENTASPECTSOFUNIVERSAT1,AUNIVERSITYSATELLITEBASEDONTHE

HERITAGEOFEGYPTSAT1
MohamedArgoun
CairoUniversity,DepartmentofAerospaceEngineering,ProjectManager,EgyptSat1Satellite,Member,

SpaceResearchCouncil,Egypt

10:3011:00
CoffeeBreak

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S14:Mission&SystemAnalysis2
Room:GrandBallroom
Sessionchairs:FrankUdns,TomazRodic

11:00 SpaceCOTSinInstitutionalmissions.BalancingcostsvsrisksinCHEOPSmission
IraklisHatziathanasiou1,JuanIgnacioRamirezMartinez2,AlbertoBusso3,StephenNewbold1
1
COMDEV,UnitedKingdom;2AirbusDefenseandSpaceCASAEspacio;3EuropeanSpaceAgency,ESTEC
11:20 OrbitalLifetimeofSmallSatellites&MitigationofSpaceDebris
MartinBuscher,NicolasWinkler,TobiasFunke,KlausBrie
TechnischeUniversittBerlin,Germany

11:40 HyperStreego:ReactivePayload
IvanFerrario1,MassimilianoRossi1,FabioE.Zocchi1,GiovanniBianucci1,MarcoEsposito2,SimonSilvio

Conticello2
1MediaLarioS.r.l.Italy;2cosineb.v.,theNetherlands

12:00 SmallSatellitesforOperationallyResponsiveSpace
ThomasM.Davis1,DarrellB.Story2,PeterJ.Thomas3
1
OperationallyResponsiveSpaceOffice,UnitedStatesofAmerica;2ParsonsCorporation;3Aerospace

Corporation

12:20 MICROCARBMICROSATELLITE:MISSIONANDSYSTEMANALYSISFORPOINTINGMODESDEFINITIONAND

CONSTRAINTSMANAGEMENT
RjaneIbos,JeanJaubert,DidierPradines,ArnaudVarinois
CNES,France

12:40 Propulsionsolutionsforminitomicrosatellitemissionsperspectiveanddevelopments
AlainDemair,VincentGarcia,NiclasLarsson,RobinLilja
OHBSwedenAB,Sweden

13:0015:00
LunchBreak

S15:EarthObservation2
Room:GrandBallroom
Sessionchairs:JeanNolBricout,DidierFussen

15:00 ADVANCEDEARTHOBSERVATIONSYTEMSWITHHIGHSPATIALRESOLUTION
J.M.{Hans}Kuiper
DelftUniversityofTechnology,Netherlands,The

15:20 TheALTIUSpayloaddevelopment
LudovicAballea1,WouterMoelans1,DaveKendall1,KasperDeGeeter1,LieveDeVos1,EddyNeefs2,Didier

Pieroux2,EmmanuelDekemper2,FilipVanhellemont2,NinaMateshvili2,GhislainFranssens2,Quentin

Errera2,DidierFussen2
1
OIP,Belgium;2BIRAIASB,Belgium

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15:40 MicroCarb:AmicrosatelliteforatmosphericCO2monitoring
ArnaudVarinois,DidierPradines,BuissonFranois
CNES,France

16:00 SomeinorbitexperimentalresultsofLQsat
XingZhong,XiaojunHe,KaiXu
ChangGuangSatelliteTechnologyCo.,Ltd.,China,People'sRepublicof

16:2016:40
CoffeeBreak

S16:InflightExperience2
Room:GrandBallroom
Sessionchairs:HubertDiez,GiorgioSavini

16:40 PROBAautonomousplatformoperations:challengesinachangingoperationalcontext
StijnIlsen1,DennisGerrits1,JorisNaudet1,PeterHolsters1,StefanoSantandrea2,KarimMellab2,Etienne

Tilmans2,ChristianBaijot2
1
QinetiQSpace,Belgium;2ESA

17:00 Miniaturisationenablespropulsionalsoformicroandnanosatellites
TorArneGrnland,KristofferPalmer,KerstinJonsson,JohanBejhed
NanoSpace,Sweden

17:20 ThreeStellarYears(andCounting)ofPrecisionPhotometrybytheBRITEAstronomyConstellation
KaranSarda,C.CordellGrant,RobertE.Zee
SpaceFlightLaboratory,Canada

17:40 exactView9:CommissioningandOnOrbitOperationofaHighPerformanceAISNanosatellite
LauraM.Bradbury1,NathanG.Orr1,MariaShort2,NielsRoth1,ArunasMacikunas2,BalajiKumar2,Chris

Short2,BarbaraHam2,RobertE.Zee1
1
UTIASSpaceFlightLaboratory,Canada;2exactEarthLtd.,Canada

18:00 ChinaNanosatellitesforMEMSdevicesandhightechnologiesdemonstration
FeiXing1,2,ZhengYou1,2,GaofeiZhang1,2,KaichunZhao1,2
1
DepartmentofPrecisionInstrument,TsinghuaUniversity,Beijing,China;2StateKeyLaboratoryof

PrecisionMeasurementTechnologyandInstruments,TsinghuaUniversity,Beijing,China

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Friday3June2016

S17:EarthObservation3
Room:GrandBallroom
Sessionchairs:EmmanuelHinglais,SreejaNag

08:30 Compact,lowcostEarthObservationinstrumentsfornanoandmicrosatellites
LenvanderWal,BryandeGoeij,RikJansen,BartSnijders
TNO,Delft,TheNetherlands

08:50 CompactXbandsyntheticapertureradarwithdeployableplaneantennaProjectofa100kgclassSAR

satellite
HirobumiSaito1,PrilandoRizkiAkbar1,VinayRavindra2,HiromiWatanabe2,AtsushiTomiki1,Jiro

Hirokawa3,MiaoZhang3,SeikoShirasaka4
1
JapanAerospaceExplorationAgency,InstituteofSpaceandAstronauticalScience;2TheUniversityof

Tokyo;3TokyoInstititeofTechnology;4KeioUniversity

09:10 SmallSatelliteDispersedSyntheticApertureRadar
JosefMittermayer,PacoLpezDekker,ThomasKraus,GerhardKrieger
GermanAerospaceCenter(DLR),Germany

09:30 SAOCOMCS,ASMALLSATELLITEFORBISTATICSYNTHETICAPERTURERADARSTUDIESINTHELBAND
PierluigiSilvestrin,BernardoCarniceroDominguez,GabriellaCosta,MalcolmDavidson,NicoGebert,Kate

Symonds
ESA

09:50 ConvoyMissionConceptsforLandEOApplicationsandServices
RachelBird1,AlexdaSilvaCuriel1,KasiaWisniewska1,DanLobb1,JohnRemedios2,NeilHumpage2,Martin

Wooster3,DavidHall4,AmandaRegan5
1
SurreySatelliteTechnologyLtd,UnitedKingdom;2UniversityofLeicester,UK;3King'sCollegeLondon,UK;
4

AirbusDefenceandSpace,UK;5ESA,TheNetherlands

10:1010:30
CoffeeBreak

S18:NewTechnologies2
Room:GrandBallroom
Sessionchairs:KristofOstir,AlexDaSilvaCuriel

10:30 PropellantlessTechnologyforMegaConstellationMicrosatellitesDeorbitingatEndofLife
RiccardoMantellato1,EnricoLorenzini1,GonzaloSnchezArriaga2
1
UniversityofPadova,Italy;2CarlosIIIUniversityofMadrid,Spain

10:50 Global,UltraSecureEncryptionUsingAMicrosatelliteNetworkNode
IanD'Souza1,ThomasJennewein2
1
COMDEVLtd,Canada;2InstituteforQuantumComputing,UniversityofWaterloo

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11:10 FirstCommercialImplementationofHighPerformanceGreenPropulsion(HPGP)
AaronDinardi,MathiasPersson
ECAPS,Sweden

11:30 HETSATProject:anInOrbitValidationofaLowPowerHallEffectThruster(HT100),onboardaLow

CostMicroSatelliteClassPlatform(S50)
NicolaMelega,VincenzoStanzione,TommasoMisuri
SITAELS.p.A.,Italy

11:50 DevelopmentofaNitrousOxideBasedMonopropellantPropulsionSystemforSmallSatellites
VincentTarantini,BenRisi,RobertSpina,NathanOrr,RobertZee
SpaceFlightLaboratory,Canada

12:10 EnablingadvancedmissionsonsmallerplatformsthroughdesigningcosteffectiveSmallSatavionics

solutionsintheCubeSatformfactor.
DanOhlsson,DanielSkaborn,Mattiasrth,StefanStrlsj
ACMicrotec,Sweden

12:30 ImplementationofTsinghuaNanoStarTrackeranditsinflightperformance
MinsongWei1,2,3,FeiXing1,2,ZhengYou1,2,TingSun1,2
1
DepartmentofPrecisionInstrument,TsinghuaUniversity,Beijing,China;2StateKeyLaboratoryof

PrecisionMeasurementTechnologyandInstruments,TsinghuaUniversity,Beijing,China;3Universityof

California,Berkeley,UnitedStatesofAmerica

12:5013:20
ClosingSession

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PosterPresentations

Metamirrorbasedantennaconceptforsmallspaceplatform
JaanPraks,BagusRiwanto,SergeiTretyakov
AaltoUniversity,Finland

BalancingXBandImageDataReceptionQualityandQuantityfortheRapidEyeEarthObservationMission
KattiaFloresPozo,RolandSchulze,TomHaylock
Planet

CompactXbandtransmitterforsmallsatellites
LeonPavlovic,TomazRodic
SPACESI,Slovenia

FluiddynamicactuatorsAnalternativeattitudecontrolsystemforsmallsatellites
DanielNoack,JonathanLudwig,KlausBriess
TUBerlin,Germany

Nanolink:ArobustandefficientprotocolforSmallSatelliteradiolinks
NicolasMichaelEtienneAppel,SebastianRckerl,MartinLanger
TechnischeUniversittMnchen,Germany

LaunchingtheSwarm:fromLaunchertoMothership
AbeBonnema1,ArthurOverlack2,MichielvanBolhuis2
1
ISISInnovativeSolutionsInSpaceBV;2ISLInnovativeSpaceLogisticsBV

ModularPropulsionSystemforMicroSatelliteBIROS
HarryAdirim1,WinfriedHalle2
1
AerospaceInnovationGmbH,Germany;2GermanSpaceCenter/DLR,InstituteofOpticalSensorSystems,
Germany

Smallsatellitesmightgoviralthedataprovesit
MartinBuscher,TobiasFunke,AndrPatzphal,KlausBrie
TechnischeUniversittBerlin,Germany

ScintillationObservationsandResponseofTheIonospheretoElectrodynamics(SORTIE)
ChadSFish
ASTRA,UnitedStatesofAmerica

25YearsofSatelliteDevelopmentatTechnischeUniversittBerlin
MerlinF.Barschke,KlausBrie,UdoRenner
TechnischeUniversittBerlin,Germany

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COMPACTLOWPOWERMICROSATELLITEELECTRICPROPULSIONSYSTEM
BenoitLarouche,NathanOrr,CarlPigeon,AdamSvatos,RobertEZee
SpaceFlightLaboratory,Canada

Agenericsystemforoptimizingdownlinkutilizationinearthobservationapplicationsthroughsmartselectionand
prioritizationofdata
EmilVinterhav,DanielSkaborn
ACMicrotec,Sweden

SimulationofAnAsymmetricSteerableWingSatellite
ShuiLinWeng,YuYungLian
NationalSpaceOrganization,Taiwan

KaBandTT&CequipmentforLEOMegaConstellationapplications
IraklisHatziathanasiou,StephenNewbold
COMDEV,UnitedKingdom

ThePowerofModularity:ModularPowerSystemsfor1Wto1kWMissions
BryanJohnstonLemke,NathanOrr,RobertZee
SpaceFlightLaboratory,Canada

Magneticandmechanicalattitudecontrolapproachesforthreeaxisstabilizednanosatellites
EncarnacinSerranoCastillo,FabrizioGiulietti,EmanueleLuigideAngelis
UniversityofBologna,Italy

"Turnkey"and"smart"solararrayforsmallsatellites
EmanueleFerrando,PietroZanella,StefanoRiva,GiuliaDamonte,LuigiFerrante
Finmeccanica,Italy

UniversalLowCostSecondaryPayloadAdapters
LanderRuizdeOcenda
CNES,France

CombinationofcommercialPMD,TOFandRADARsensorsfornearrangemeasurement
MartinGrimm1,AxelWottawa1,BurkartVo1,KlausBrie2
1
ErnstAbbeHochschuleJena;2TechnischenUniversittBerlin

HighdynamicstartrackerappliedtoChinacommercialremotesensingsatellites
TingSun1,2,FeiXing1,2,ZhengYou1,2,MinsongWei1,2
1
DepartmentofPrecisionInstrument,TsinghuaUniversity,Beijing,China;2StateKeyLaboratoryofPrecision
MeasurementTechnologyandInstruments,TsinghuaUniversity,Beijing,China

ProbaVimagesforcropmonitoringinArmenia
ZarmandukhtPetrosyan,SatenikNazaryan,HasmikQocharyan,GoharGuloyan,SonaGrigoryan
Armstatehydromet,Armenia

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AbsoluteRadiometricCalibrationforDeploymentMonitoringCameras
ClydeBennetWheeler,RobertEZee
UTIASSpaceFlightLaboratory,Canada

FormalizingInterSatelliteCommunicationSpecificationinSmallSatelliteSystem
SolomonGebreyohannes1,RadhikaRadhakrishnan1,WilliamWEdmonson1,FatemehAfghah2,AlbertEsterline1
1
NCA&TStateUniversity,UnitedStatesofAmerica;2NorthernArizonaUniversity,UnitedStatesofAmerica

Neuralnetworksfortheselectionofpayloaddataonaninterplanetarynanosatellitemission
SabrinaCorpino,LorenzoFeruglio,LorisFranchi,FabrizioStesina
PolitecnicodiTorino,Italy

Networkdesignandoperationalconceptforadatacentricservicewithhighcapacityforsmallsatellitesandlarge
constellations
MatsTyni,MichaelLiljeblad,PetrusHyvnen
SSC,Sweden

DisruptiveTechnologyPotentialofSmallSatellites
KlausJ.Schilling1,MichaelDowling2
1
UniversityWuerzburg,Germany;2UniversityRegensburg,Germany

SITAELS200ALLELECTRICSMALLSATELLITESFORMULTIPURPOSEMISSIONS
MarioTragni,VincenzoStanzione,NicolaMelega
SITAELSPA,Italy

Highaccuracysmallsatelliteintegratedwithsmartpayloadfortheearthobservationapplication
JinLi1,2,3,FeiXing1,2,3,TingSun1,2,3,MinsongWei1,2,3,ZengyiLiu1,2,3,ZhengYou1,2,3
1
Departmentofprecisioninstrument,TsinghuaUniversity,Beijing100084,China;2StateKeyLaboratoryof
PrecisionMeasurementTechnologyandInstruments,China;3CollaborativeInnovationCenterforMicro/Nano
Fabrication,DeviceandSystem,China

Design,developmentandtestingofasmallsatelliteopticaltransceiver
SimoneBriatore,AlessandroGolkar
SkolkovoInstituteofScienceandTechnology,RussianFederation

AURIGA,anultralowcostStarTrackerformegaconstellation
BenoitGelin,MarcFullenbaum
Sodern,France

HostedControlCenterforSmallSatellites
FrankCyrusRoshani,FlorianSellmaier,MichaelSchmidhuber,GaryMorfill,BenjaminKlein
DeutschesZentrumfrLuftundRaumfahrte.V.,Germany

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AstroBusSthehighperformanceandcompetitiveSmallSatellitesplatformforEarthObservationprograms
JeanCheganas,PatrickLelong,ChristopheLemercier
AirbusDefenceandSpace,France

NANOBEDConstellationProduction:AlgorithmBasedSpaceSegmentOptimisation&RapidProductionand
Operation
JenniDoonan,RobinSampson
ClydeSpace,UnitedKingdom

EnhancingNanosatelliteDependabilityThroughAutonomousChipLevelDebugCapabilities
ChristianMartinFuchs1,2,3,NikolausDafinger1,2,MartinLanger1,CarstenTrinitis2
1
TechnicalUniversityMunich,InstituteforAstronautics,Germany;2TechnicalUniversityMunich,Chairfor
ComputerArchitectureandOrganization,Germany;3LeidenUniversity,LeidenInstituteofAdvancedComputer
Science,TheNetherlands

FormationControlMethodforLEOSatellitebasedontheExtremeValueofDeviation
TaiboLi1,JunhuaXiang1,ZhaokuiWang2
1
NationalUniversityofDefenseTechnology,China,China,People'sRepublicof;2SchoolofAerospace,Tsinghua
University,China

Command&ControltoRFSignalProcessingForSmallSatellites
BrunoDestrez
KratosIntegralSystemsEurope,France

Lowcost,highresolution,selfpowered,miniaturizedSunsensorforspaceapplications
AndreaAntonello1,LorenzoOlivieri1,AlessandroFrancesconi1,2
1
CISASG.Colombo,UniversityofPadova,Italy;2DII,UniversityofPadova,Italy

CFDsimulationofdiamondshockformationsinaconvergentdivergentnozzle
FridaVestnes
NorwegianUniversityofScienceandTechnology(NTNU),Norway

ESAT,thehandsontrainingsatellite
IgnacioBarriosTascon,AnaLavernSimavilla,EfrnMorenoBenavides
UniversidadPolitecnicadeMadrid,Spain

AcomparativestudybetweenCMGsandRWsinsmallsatelliteattitudecontrol
QiangShen,CherHiangGoh,ChengfeiYue,DanFeng,WeiHanEe
NationalUniversityofSingapore,Singapore

TimeResolvedAtomicOxygenMeasurementintheAtmospherewiththePayloadUnitAPOLLON
KaiZajac1,ArneRiemer1,TinoSchmiel2,TomHenschel2,AlainHilgers3
1
HTSGmbH,Germany;2InstitutfrLuftundRaumfahrttechnik,ProfessurfrRaumfahrtsysteme,Technische
UniversittDresden;3ESA/ESTEC

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TetherAidedSpacecraftDockingProcedure
MatteoDuzzi1,LorenzoOlivieri1,AlessandroFrancesconi1,2
1
CISAS"G.Colombo",UniversityofPadova,Italy;2DII,UniversityofPadova,Italy

P400:Astandardizedsmallsatellitebusfordemandingmissions
PeterHolsters,DennisGerrits
QinetiQSpace,Belgium

Statisticalprocesscontrol(SPC)forspace
JohanLeijtens,AlexanderLos
LensR&D,Netherlands,The

CCSDSMissionOperationsDirectoryservice:Pavingtheroadforanewworldofservicesdiscoverability
CsarCoelho1,3,SamCooper2,MehranSarkarati3,MarioMerri3,OttoKoudelka1
1
GrazUniversityofTechnology,Austria;2BrightAscensionLTD,UK;3ESA/ESOC,Germany

PreliminarymissionandsystemanalysisforsystemsenablingSmallSatellitesEarthreentry
MartinaMammarella,DanieleCalvi,SaraCrestoAleina,RobertaFusaro,NicoleViola
PolitecnicodiTorino,Italy

Bison64ET,Howlowcanasunsensorgo
JohanLeijtens,AlexanderLos,JohanUittenhout
LensR&D,Netherlands,The

Improvinggroundthermovacuumtestingforsmallsatellitesofthe"AIST"familybasedontelemetryobtained
duringmissions
IvanV.Kaurov,VadimV.Salmin,SergeyI.Tkachenko,IvanS.Tkachenko,SergeyL.Safronov,MaksimA.
Ivanushkin,SergeyS.Volgin,MaksimD.Korovin
SamaraStateAerospaceUniversity,RussianFederation

COMPARATIVEANALYSESOFSATELLITEIMAGERIESFORFORESTCOVERMAPPINGUSINGDIFFERENTIMAGE
CLASSIFICATIONTECHNIQUESINCONTINENTALREGION
EylulMalkoc1,CharitonKalaitzidis2,IoannisGitas3
1
EgeUniversity,Turkey;2MediterraneanAgronomicInstituteofChania;3AristotleUniversityofThessaloniki

AnautomatedmethodformappingphysicalsoilandwaterconservationstructuresoncultivatedlandusingGIS
andRemoteSensingtechniques
AsnakeMekuriawAmera1,HansHurniHurni2,GeteZelekeZeleke3,AndreasHeinimannHeinimann2
1
BahirDarUniversity,Ethiopia;2UniversityofBern,Switzerland;3WaterandLandResourceCenter,Ethiopia

TheNonconformanceMitigationIdeologyandMethodologyforFormosat5RadioFrequencyEquipmentAssembly
ArthurChengchungHuang
NationalSpaceOrganization,Taiwan,RepublicofChina

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ESAT,thehandsontrainingsatellite
IgnacioBarriosTascon,AnaLavernSimavilla,EfrnMorenoBenavides
UniversidadPolitecnicadeMadrid,Spain

Reliabilityanalysisofanewerrordetectionandcorrectionschemeforsmallsatelliteonboardcomputers
Y.Bentoutou1,A.M.SiMohammed1,N.Taleb2,N.Bounoua2
1
SpaceTechnologyResearchDivision,SatelliteDevelopmentCenter(SDC),Algeria;2DepartmentofElectronics,
DjilaliLiabesUniversityofSidiBelAbbes

BallgridarraybondingofsolarcellsforCubeSats
MagneHov,AmundGjersvik,IngulfHelland
NorwegianUniversityofScienceandTechnology,Norway

CubeSatMissionPreparationForDeepSpaceNavigationOnBoardSoftware
BorisSegret1,NimaTraore1,DanielHestroffer2,HaoChihJimLin1,AudreyPorquet2,FlorentDeleflie2
1
ObservatoryofParis,LESIAESEP,France;2ObservatoryofParis,IMCCE,France

CubesatSpaceProtocolforintermodulecommunication
MagneNormann
NTNUTestSatelite,Norway

ANovelNanoSatelliteMissiontoDemonstrateAutonomousSystemTechnologies
OleksiiBalagurin,GerhardFellinger,HakanKayal,TobiasSchwarz,HaraldWojtkowiak
UniversityofWuerzburg,Germany

DevelopmentofaPortableStarSimulatorforHardwareintheLoopTestsofStarTrackers
AndreasSchartel,OleksiiBalagurin,HakanKayal
JuliusMaximiliansUniversittWrzburg,Germany

ThinkingAboutYourMissionControlSystem
YannVoumard,CludiaMateo,AlexBaumgartner,MartinTykal
SolenixDeutschlandGmbH,Germany

FlightOpportunitiesforCubeSatHowtomakethebestchoice?
AbeBonnema1,JeroenRotteveel1,ArthurOverlack2,MichielvanBolhuis2
1
ISISInnovativeSolutionsInSpaceBV,Netherlands,The;2ISLInnovativeSpaceLogisticsBV

EstimationofInertiaPropertiesfor3UCubesat
YunxiaYuan1,GunnarTibert2,NickolayIvchenko1,NicolaManuelSchlatter1,DavidGerhardt3
1
SpaceandPlasmaPhysics,SchoolofElectricalEngineering,RoyalInstituteofTechnologyKTH,Sweden;
2
AeronauticalandVehicleEngineering,SchoolofEngineeringScience,RoyalInstituteofTechnologyKTH,Sweden;
3
GomSpaceApS,Denmark

AnOptimizedDevelopmentProcessforSmallStarSensorSystems
OleksiiBalagurin,HakanKayal,AndreasSchartel
JuliusMaximiliansUniversittWrzburg,Germany

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DSATMission:anInOrbitDemonstrationofaSolidPropellantSatelliteDecommissioningDevice.
ElenaToson1,AlessioFanfani1,LucaSimoneRonga2,PiermarcoMartegani3,LucaRossettini1
1
DOrbit,Italy;2CNIT,FlorenceResearchUnit,Italy;3AviosonicSpaceTech,Italy

ImprovingTheCommercialUtilityOfThe3UCubesat
MartinPointer
COMDEVInternationalSystems,UnitedKingdom

TheCELESTACubeSatRadiationMonitoringMission
AnneSophieMerlenghi1,MarkusBrugger1,EnricoChesta1,SalvatoreDanzeca1,RubenGarciaAlia1,Alessandro
Masi1,PaulPeronnard1,RaffaelloSecondo1,2,MurielBernard2,LaurentDusseau2,JeanRochVaill2
1
CERN,Switzerland;2UniversitdeMontpellier\CSU,France

RISKTAKINGANDLOWCOSTMANAGEMENTDURINGCUBESATEQUIPMENTDEVELOPMENT
JaquelineVazMaiolino,ClioCostaVaz
OrbitalEngenharia,Brazil

CubeSatOpenHardwareTechnologies
PksanaPichkova,A.Potapov,D.Stepanova,Z.Zhumaev,A.Bannikov,I.Zharenov
SPUTNIX,RussianFederation

FeasibilitystudyofaPocketQubeplatformtohostanionosphericimpedanceprobe
DarrenCachia1,JonathanCamilleri2,MarcAnthonyAzzopardi1,MatthewAngling2,AndrewSammut1
1
UniversityofMalta,Malta;2UniversityofBirmingham

INFLIGHTSOFTWAREUPDATESOVERLOWBANDWIDTHRADIOCHANNEL
PksanaPichkova,A.Vlaskin
SPUTNIX,RussianFederation

PicSatmissionoverview:a3UCubesatforexoplanetarytransitdetection
S.Lacour,V.Lapeyrere,LesterDavid,M.Nowak,J.Tanrin
CNRS,France

NEMOHD:HIGHDEFINITIONHIGHRESOLUTIONGLOBALIMAGINGANDREALTIMEVIDEOSTREAMINGSATELLITE
BenoitLarouche,LukeStras,SimonGrocott,RobertE.Zee
SpaceFlightLaboratory,Canada

FlightInstrumentTestingfortheNEMOHDSatellite
SimonCliffordOliverGrocott1,FreddyPranajaya1,RobertEZee1,TomazRodi2,DragoMatko2,KristofOtir2,
MarkoPeljhan2,AnaUrbas2,HubertFrhlich2,AlesMarseti2,MartinLamut2
1
SpaceFlightLaboratoryUTIAS,Canada;2SPACESI,Slovenia

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30May3June2016
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SAOCOMCS:developmentoverviewofaSARcompanionsatellitebasedonasmallplatform
DennisGerrits1,PeterHolsters1,BernardoCarniceroDominguez2,PaulaSaamenoPerez3
1
QinetiqSpaceNV,Belgium;2ESA/ESTEC,theNetherlands;3AirbusDefenceandSpace,Spain

NanosatellitestoenableglobalAirQualitymonitoring
JeroenRotteveel,ZegerdeGroot
ISISInnovativeSolutionsInSpaceBV,Netherlands,The

EvolutionofGroundStationNetworkDesignforSmallSatelliteConstellations
JanSchulte,BaardEilertsen,MartinKrynitz
KongsbergSatelliteServicesAS

AComparativeAnalysisofGPSbasedAlgorithmsforRealTimeNavigationofSmallSatellites
DarioModenini1,AlfredoLocarini1,AlessandroAvanzi2,PaoloTortora1
1
UniversityofBologna,Italy;2SitaelS.p.A.,Italy

HypervisorforRealTimeSpaceApplications
SandroPinto1,2,AdrianoTavares1,SergioMontenegro2
1
CentroAlgoritmi,UniversityofMinho,Guimares,Portugal;2AerospaceInformationandTechnology,University
ofWrzburg,Germany

CollisionFreeProtocolforUltrawidebandLinksinDistributedSatelliteAvionics
TobiasMikschl1,RichardRauscher1,SergioMontenegro1,KlausSchilling1,FlorianKempf1,TristanTzschichholz2
1
UniversityofWrzburg,Germany;2ZentrumfrTelematike.V.

NovelgroundstationdesignforlargeflocksofsmallsatellitesuptoKaband
HubertFrhlich1,JeffHertig2,LeonPavlovi1,3,TomaRodi1,PaulWard2
1
SPACESI,Slovenia;2DynamicAntennaSystemsCorporation,SanDiego,CAUSA;3FacultyofElectricalEngineering,
UniversityofLjubljana,Slovenia

AOCSDesignforNanosatelliteConstellations
JaanViru1,2,JohanCarvajalGodinez4,JaanusKalde1,AndrisSlavinskis2,3
1
CrystalspaceO,Estonia;2TartuUniversity;3TartuObservatory;4DelftUniversityofTechnology

Lowthrustfrozenorbitacquisitionstrategies
VladimirTen
GhalamLLP,Kazakhstan

AFlightSoftwareforEnhancedAutonomyonSmallSatellites
BastianBaetz1,UlrichMohr1,NicoBucher1,KaiSrenKlemich1,SabineKlinkner1,JensEickhoff1,2
1
UniversityofStuttgart,Germany;2AirbusDSGmbH,Germany

AMicrosatelliteStandardGettingTheBestOfBothWorlds
BryanDean,HansvanderMerwe,LourensVisagie
SpaceAdvisoryCompany,SouthAfrica

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TechnologyDrivenDesignofaScalableSmallSatellitePlatform
FrankDannemann,JetzschmannMichael
GermanAerospaceCenter(DLR),Germany

Nanotosmallsatellitepointingerrors:limitsofperformance
JeroenVandersteen1,JohanVennekens2,RogerWalker1
1
ESA,Netherlands,The;2TelespazioVegaUKforESA/ESTEC

SPUTNIXTABLETSATAURORAMICROSATELLITEPLATFORMFLIGHTEXPERIENCE
PksanaPichkova,A.Potapov,S.Karpenko,A.Popov,N.Ivlev,A.Sivkov,A.Vlaskin,Z.Zhumaev,I.Zharenov
SPUTNIX,RussianFederation

Accesstospace:innovativeconceptsforReusableLaunchSystemsforsmallsatellitesdeployment
SaraCrestoAleina,RobertaFusaro,FabrizioStesina,NicoleViola
PolitecnicodiTorino,Italy

SITAELLowPowerHETPropulsionSubSystemforMicrosatellites:DevelopmentStatusandQualificationProgram
TommasoMisuri,VincenzoStanzione,NicolaMelega
SITAELS.p.A.,Italy

CHEOPS:ESAFirstSmallScienceMissionPlatformdevelopmentstatusandchallenges
NicolaRando1,FrancescoRatti1,CarlosCorralVanDamme1,JoelAsquier1,JavierSanchezPalma2,Andres Borges
Alejo2,DavidCortesSalan2
1
ESAESTEC,TheNetherlands;2AirbusDefence&Space,Spain

AtmelsRadTolerantMCUformicrosatellitesapplications,ATmegaS128AVRandperspectives
NicolasGanry,EricTinlot
AtmelNantesSAS,France