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Feasibility of using an ARM processor in a micro satellite on-board computer
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2001-12)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: After SUNSAT was launched in 1999 and the possibility of developing another micro satellite emerged, areas of possible improvement were identified. Among the suggestions that emerged was the idea of ...
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 ...