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The design and development of an ADCS OBC for a CubeSat
(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 evaluation of a SoC processor as an on-board computer for a low earth orbit satellite
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2005-04)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: The use of commercial-off-the-shelf components in low earth orbit (LEO) satellite systems has become a very popular design trend. Not only are many of these components sufficiently radiation tolerant, ...
The evaluation of an ARM-based on-board computer for a low earth orbit satellite
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2002-12)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: The use of commercial-off-the-shelf (COTS) components and emerging technologies in satellite systems has become increasingly popular over the past few years. This is mainly due to advances in radiation ...