Now showing items 1-4 of 4

    • A CAN based distributed telemetry and telecommand network for a nanosatellite 

      Khumalo, Simphiwe (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2008-03)
      A communications protocol is designed for real time control and data handling for a Nanosatellite application. The communication protocol is based on the Controller Area Network (CAN) technology. The protocol handles ...

    • The design and development of an ADCS OBC for a CubeSat 

      Botma, Pieter Johannes (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2011-12)
      ENGLISH ABSTRACT: The Electronic Systems Laboratory at Stellenbosch University is currently developing a fully 3-axis controlled Attitude Determination and Control Subsystem (ADCS) for CubeSats. This thesis describes the ...

    • The development of an ARM-based OBC for a nanosatellite 

      Brand, Christiaan Johannes Petrus (Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch, 2007-12)
      Next-generation nanosatellites are becoming a very cost effective solution to gain access to space. Modern manufacturing technology together with low power low cost devices makes the development of nanosatellites, using ...

    • An eCos based flight software for a nanosatellite 

      Mthembu, Sifiso Selby (Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch, 2009-03)
      The nanosatellite is build-up of subsystems and payloads (defined as satellite nodes) connected together into the OBC using CAN bus as the main communication protocol. The flight software application is required to run ...