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UoS3 GPS receiver

GPS receiver arrived

More and more things fall into place. Today, the GPS receiver arrived. This is a big deal because there is quite a process behind acquiring a GPS receiver that works in space. The first challenge was to find a receiver that fits physically into the CubeSat and is suitable for our purposes. In addition, GPS […]

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Young with antenna wiring

Antenna Deployment Tests

The CubeSat project involves many participants. Sometimes, volunteers even ask us to participate outside of their academic or club work, just because they want to be part of UoS3. Huaiyang and one of his friends are such volunteers who dedicated one week of their summer to do test runs on the antenna deployment mechanism. Thanks […]

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The first generation of students that contributed to UoS3 give their final presentation.

First Generation Student Group Finishes

Today was the final presentation of the first group of students to work on UoS3. This group contributed to the satellite in the form of a so called group design project (GDP). A GDP is part of the education that students receive at the University of Southampton where students apply their knowledge to practical problems. […]

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