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An attitude control system for the deployment and stabilisation of a tethered dual CubeSat mission
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2013-03)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: The use of electrodynamic tethers on-board satellites is an exciting scientific prospect. These conductive tethers provide the means for satellites to generate power and to do propulsion by electrodynamic ...
Design and implementation of generic flight software for a CubeSat
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2014-12)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: The main on-board computer in a satellite is responsible for ensuring the correct operation of the entire system. It performs this task using flight software. In order to reduce future development costs, ...