Mid-semester meeting October 2018

This traditional meeting in the MIST project was held at KTH Electrum Labs in Kista outside Stockholm on 15 October 2018. The person in the upper center a blue-striped sweater is Mr Bengt Holmqvist, former chief engineer at Swedish Space Corporation in Solna, a suburb of Stockholm. He gave a one-hour lecture on how the on-board... Continue Reading →

Subsystem stack fit check

On 12 October 2018 the MIST subsystems were stacked up for the first time to see that they fit inside the central 1U unit of MIST. The check went well and the subsystem stack will be electrically tested in this integrated fashion for a period. Then the subsystems will again be mounted on the Flatsat... Continue Reading →

Recruiting students for spring & fall 2019

Work in a real space project for two semesters and earn academic credits Interesting positions open for the spring and fall 2019 APPLY NOW! Students are offered to work for credits on challenging tasks in the technical areas below. System engineering Mechanical design/CAD Thermal analysis Functional testing This work with be performed together with other... Continue Reading →

Sending commands to the power system

The on-board computer on the left, the power system in the middle, the radio on the right. Green LEDs show voltages on various power buses. Thedor Stana sends commands to turn off certain power lines.

Lunch seminar with MIST

During the lunch seminar students from the current MIST student team presented their work and the project manager, Sven Grahn, talked about how students can be a part of MIST.  

Recruiting the MIST team for the 2018-2019 academic year

The MIST student satellite Work in a real space project for two semesters and earn academic credits. Interesting positions open for the 2018-2019 academic year Students are offered challenging tasks in areas of technical and management work: System engineering Attitude control On-board software CAD Thermal analysis Functional testing Mechanical and electrical integration You can also... Continue Reading →

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