WORKSHOP SESSIONS

Session I: Advanced Concepts I

Innovative technologies (hardware/software) that provide significant advancements in small satellite missions.

Radiation Tolerance of Low-Cost Magnetometer for Space Applications

Leonardo Regoli – The Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory; Mark Moldwin, Connor Raines - University of Michigan; Tom Nordheim - Jet Propulsion Laboratory; Cameron Miller, Sara Pozzi - University of Michigan; Martin Carts - NASA Goddard Space Flight Center

Guidance, Navigation, and Control for Agile Small Spacecraft with Articulating Solar Arrays

Robert Magner, Niels Roth, Brad Cotton, Robert Zee - University of Toronto, UTIAS Space Flight Laboratory

CubeSat Electrical Interface Standardization for Faster Delivery and More Mission Success

Mengu Cho, Yamauchi Takashi, Marloun Sejera, Yukihisa Ohtani, Sangkyun Kim, Hirokazu Masui - Kyushu Institute of Technology

NASA Centers and Universities Collaborate in Annual Smallsat Technology Partnerships

James Cockrell, Christopher Baker, Roger Hunter, Elwood Agasid - NASA

Ground-based 1U CubeSat Robotic Assembly Demonstration

Ezinne Uzo-Okoro, Christian Haughwout, Mary Dahl, Emily Kiley, Kerri Cahoy - Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Thermpy, a Free Open-Source Python Package for Preliminary Thermal Management Studies of Nanosatellite Mission Concepts

Robert Mearns, Simon Barraclough, Benjamin Metha, Michele Trenti - University of Melbourne; James Mason - Laboratory for Atmospheric and Space Physics

Thermal Storage for High-Power Small Satellites

Michael Izenson, Darin Knaus, Lucas O'Neill - Creare Inc.

A Non-Hohmann Method for Orbital Element Database Pre-Processing

William Hudnut, Cameron Mehlman, Kurt Anderson - Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

Qualification and Flight of a Cutting Edge Sunsensor for Constellation Applications

Johan Leijtens, Stefan Schmidt, Dick Broekmans, Johan Uittenhout - Lens Research & Development

Design of an Advanced Power Distribution System for CubeSats

Marcus Murbach - NASA; Thom Stone - Millenium Engineering and Integration Inc

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Session II: A Look Back: Lessons Learned

A review of missions launched in the past 18 months with an emphasis on lessons learned and/or the technological advancements that significantly enhanced mission utility.

Advanced eLectrical Bus (ALBus) CubeSat: From Build to Flight

Deboshri Sadhukhan, Allen Guzik, Othmane Benafan, Issam Boukabou, William Fabanich, Mark Sorrells, Brian Tomko - NASA

Spooqy-1: The First Nano-Satellite to Demonstrate Entanglement Generation in Space

Aitor Villar, Alexander Lohrmann - SpeQtral; Xueliang Bai - Centre for Quantum Technologies; Tom Vergoossen, Robert Bedington - SpeQtral; Chithrabhanu Perumangatt - Centre for Quantum Technologies; Huai Ying Lim - SpeQtral; Tanvirul Islam - Centre for Quantum Technologies

Diwata-2: Earth Observation Microsatellite with a Compact Bus System, Electronically Tunable Multi-Spectral Imager, and Amateur Radio Communications Capability

Ariston Gonzalez - University of the Philippines - Diliman; Yuji Sakamoto - Tohoku University; Marc Caesar Talampas, John Leur Labrador, Delburg Mitchao, Joel Joseph Marciano - University of the Philippines - Diliman

Phoenix: A CubeSat Mission to Study the Impact of Urban Heat Islands Within the U.S.

Sarah Rogers, Jaime Sanchez de la Vega, Judd Bowman, Daniel Jacobs, Craig Knoblauch, Yegor Zenkov, Devon Bautista, Trevor Bautista - Arizona State University - SpaceTREx

A Deeper Look into the Ionospheric Scintillation eXplorer (ISX): A Failure Analysis

Grigory Heaton, Dave Pignatelli, Cassandra Kraver, John Bellardo, Pauline Faure, Ryan Nugent, Alicia Johnstone - California Polytechnic State University

Seeker 1.0 Prototype Robotic Free Flying Inspector Mission Results

Brian Banker - NASA Johnson Space Center

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Session III: Instruments/Science I

Innovative technologies or full-up systems that allow cutting-edge missions to be formulated.

CubeSatTOF: Planetary Atmospheres Analyzed with a 1U High-Performance Time-Of-Flight Mass Spectrometer

Rico Fausch, Peter Wurz, Marek Tulej - University of Bern

Environmental Testing of the CubeSat Laser Infrared CrosslinK (CLICK-A) Payload

Ondrej Čierny, Paul Serra, William Kammerer, Peter Grenfell, Grant Gunnison, Joseph Kusters, Cadence Payne, Paula Do Vale Pereira - Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Hyti: High Spectral and Spatial Resolution Thermal Infrared Imaging from a 6U Cubesat

Robert Wright, Miguel Nunes, Paul Lucey, Luke Flynn - University of Hawaii, Manoa; Sarath Gunapala, David Ting, Sir Rafol, Alexander Soibel - Jet Propulsion Laboratory

VTXO: The Virtual Telescope for X-ray Observations

John Krizmanic, Neerav Shah - NASA Goddard Space Flight Center; Steven Stochaj, Hyeongjun Park, Kyle Rankin, Daniel Smith - New Mexico State University; Asal Naseri - Space Dynamics Laboratory; Alice Harding - NASA Goddard Space Flight Center

LICIACube on DART Mission: An Asteroid Impact Captured by Italian Small Satellite Technology

Simone Pirrotta, Marilena Amoroso, Simone Pizzurro, Gabriele Impresario - Italian Space Agency; Valerio Di Tana, Federico Miglioretti, Biagio Cotugno, Simone Simonetti - Argotec Srl

In-Orbit Demonstration of the Isim-170 Optical Payload Onboard the ISS

Rafael Guzman, Stuart Davis, Eider Ocerin, Marta Massimiani, Aitor Conde, Luis Carlos Fernández - Satlantis

Stereoscopic Meteor Observation: Determining Satellite Bus and Formation Parameters Requirements

Jona Petri, Sabine Klinkner - University of Stuttgart - Institute for Space Systems

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Session IV: Advanced Concepts II

Innovative technologies (hardware/software) that provide significant advancements in small satellite missions.

Accelerating Deep Learning Applications in Space

Martina Lofqvist, José Cano - University of Glasgow

Optimizing Microsatellite Image Quality Using Onboard Image Processing and Realtime Dynamic Target Pointing

Julie Ann Banatao, Yuji Sakamoto, Kazuya Yoshida - Tohoku University

Drag Augmentation Systems for Space Debris Mitigation

Zaria Serfontein, Jennifer Kingston, Stephen Hobbs - Cranfield University; Ian Holbrough - Belstead Research Ltd.

Active Thermal Architecture: Design and Status

Lucas Anderson, Charles Swenson - Utah State University; Arthur Mastropietro, Jonathan Sauder - Jet Propulsion Laboratory

Principles for Designing Origami-Inspired Composite Space Structures with High-Strain Compliant Laminate Joints

Samuel Smith, Collin Ynchausti, Spencer Magleby - Brigham Young University

Cellular Based Aggregated Satellite System: The Design and Architecture of a Three Degree of Freedom Near-Frictionless Testbed for Ground Validation of CubeSat Operations

Michael Smat, Lizvette Villafana, Kirby Overman, David Barnhart - University of Southern California - Space Engineering Research Center

Integrating Globally Dispersed Calibration in Small Satellites Mission Value

Afreen Siddiqi, Olivier de Weck, Sheila Barber - Massachusetts Institute of Technology; Christopher Durell, Brandon Russell, Jeff Holt - Labsphere, Inc.

Automating the HAMLET Software Requirements Verification and Validation Process

Kevin Seywald, Andrew Mikhail, Terry Stevenson, Robert Lim - NASA Ames Research Center

Multiple, Translatable Actuation Head Continuum Robot

Joe Kellogg - Kellogg's Research Labs

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Session V: Educational Programs

Programs that develop engineers and/or scientists through the use of small satellite technology.

ARKSAT-1, 1U CubeSatellite Developed at the University of Arkansas

Cassandra Sands, Po-Hao Adam Huang, Morgan Roddy, Haden Hodges - University of Arkansas

A Collaborative Platform to Provide a Relevant Training on Nanosat Technology for the South West of Europe

Marion Gariteau - Aerospace Valley

Preparing CySat-1: A Look at Iowa State University's First CubeSat

Matthew Nelson, Mackenzie Kilcoin, Luke Gordon, William Brown, Dae Young Lee - Iowa State University

Undergraduate Satellite Learning Environment at The University of Auckland

Jim Hefkey, John Cater, Nicholas Rattenbury, Tristan O'Hanlon - University of Auckland

Building an Academic Community SmallSat Program

Royce James - US Coast Guard Academy/Air Force Institute of Technology; Richard Freeman, Lorraine Allen - US Coast Guard Academy; Erik Tejero - US Naval Research Laboratory, Plasma Physics Division; Brian Kay - US Air Force Institute of Technology

A Methodology for Successful University Graduate CubeSat Programs

Aaron Aboaf, Scott Palo, Robert Marshall, Nicholas Rainville - University of Colorado at Boulder; Marcin Pilinski - Laboratory for Atmospheric and Space Physics; Matthew Zola, Elliott Harrod, Arunima Prakash - University of Colorado at Boulder

The ITA Space Center and Its Role in Space Education in Brazil

Luis Loures, Pedro Albuquerque, Christopher Shneider Cerqueira, Jonas Bianchini Fulindi, Willer Gomes, Lidia Hissae Shibuya Sato, Ana Carolina di Iorio Jeronymo, Renan Guilherme Soares Menezes - Aeronautical Institute of Technology - Brazil

EyeSat: A Great Student Adventure Within the French Space Agency Leading Up to Lessons Learned from Orbit

Fabien Apper, Antoine Ressouche, Nicolas Humeau, Matthieu Vuillemin, Guillaume Crooks, Gregor Vindry - U-Space; Frédérick Viaud, Nicolas Verdier - CNES France

Closed Loop Analysis of Space Systems (CLASS): A Modular Test System for CubeSat Development

Marc Akiki, Michael Lembeck - University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

USMA Space Cadets: The First Class

Chalie Galliand, Alexander Kedrowitsch, Dianna Loucks - United States Military Academy at West Point

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Session VI: Advanced Concepts III

Innovative technologies (hardware/software) that provide significant advancements in small satellite missions.

Safe Construction in Space: Using Swarms of Small Satellites for In-Space Manufacturing

Rahul Rughani, David Barnhart - University of Southern California - Space Engineering Research Center

Design and Prototyping of a Nanosatellite Laser Communications Terminal for the Cubesat Laser Infrared CrosslinK (CLICK) B/C Mission

Peter Grenfell, Paul Serra, Ondrej Čierny, William Kammerer, Joseph Kusters, Grant Gunnison, Cadence Payne, Kerri Cahoy - Massachusetts Institute of Technology

The First Solution to the Lost in Space Problem

Andrew Dahir, Scott Palo, Daniel Kubitschek - University of Colorado at Boulder

Nanosatellite Tracking Using Passive Radar Retroflectors

Daria Lane, Terry Albert, Austin Mroczek, Frederick Verd, Shawn Kocis - Naval Information Warfare Center Pacific

Wireless Bus Interconnects for Small Satellite Systems

Adam Fifth, Russel Trafford, Kenneth Wagner, Timothy Roche, Jake Matteo, Sangho Shin - Rowan University

Thermal Management for High Power Cubesats

Boris Yendler - YSPM LLC; Ashton Meginnis, Adam Reif - Pumpkin Inc.

Analysis and Design of a Sub-Optimal Mekf for Low Earth Orbit Attitude Estimation Using a Radically Inexpensive Mems Imu

Peter Jorgensen, Omar Awad, Robert Bishop - University of South Florida

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Session VII: Instruments/Science II

Innovative technologies or full-up systems that allow cutting-edge missions to be formulated.

ArgoMoon: Italian Cubesat Technology to Record the Maiden Flight of SLS Towards the Moon

Gabriele Mascetti, Simone Pirrotta, Edmondo Scorzafava - Italian Space Agency; Valerio Di Tana, Simone Simonetti - Argotec Srl

The NASA Cubesat Missions Flying on Artemis-1

Dawn Mcintosh - NASA Ames Research Center; John Baker - Jet Propulsion Laboratory; Joe Matus - NASA Marshall Space Flight Center

Development of a High Data Rate Camera for CubeSat Missions

Bohan Li, Amanda Fordyce, Ewan Douglas - University of Arizona

On-Orbit Polymer Degradation Results from MakerSat-1: First Satellite Designed to be Additively Manufactured in Space

Stephen Parke, Connor Nogales, Benjamin Campbell, Mitch Kamstra, Braden Grim, Joshua Griffin - Northwest Nazarene University

Design, Integration and Testing of Foresail-1 CubeSat

Muhammad Rizwan Mughal, Jaan Praks, Petri Niemela - Aalto University; Rami Vainio - University of Turku; Pekka Janhunen - Finnish Meteorological Institute; Andris Slavinskis - Aalto University

CSAC Flight Experiment to Characterize On-Orbit Performance

Yashica Khatri, Aaron Aboaf, Daniel Dowd, Christopher Flood, Henry Dixon, Penina Axelrad - University of Colorado at Boulder

SmallSat Platform Development for Coast Guard Academy Collaborative Space-Based Research

Royce James - US Coast Guard Academy/US Air Force Institute of Technology; Richard Freeman, Lorraine Allen - US Coast Guard Academy; Erik Tejero - US Naval Research Laboratory, Plasma Physics Division; Brian Kay - US Air Force Institute of Technology; Jin Kang - US Naval Academy

Scintillation Observations and Response of The Ionosphere to Electrodynamics (SORTIE) Mission First Light

Erik Stromberg, Geoff Crowley, Irfan Azeem, Chad Fish, Crystal Frazier, Adam Reynolds, Anthony Swenson, Ted Tash - Atmospheric & Space Technology Research Associates, LLC

Modeling and Simulation of a Long-Wave Infrared Polarimetric Sensor for Space Object Detection and Characterization

Kevin Pohl, Dr. Jonathan Black, Dr. Jonathan Pitt, Dr. Edward Colbert - Virginia Tech

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Session VIII: Communications

Emerging technologies or techniques for the timeless challenge of communicating with small satellites.

Antennas for Academic CubeSats: VHF thru S-Band, What, How and Why

Albert Lyerly, Peter Pachowicz - George Mason University

A Novel RF Architecture for Simultaneous Communication, Navigation, and Remote Sensing with Software-Defined Radio

Nicholas Franconi - University of Pittsburgh; Munther Hassouneh, Jason Mitchell, Christopher Wilson - NASA Goddard Space Flight Center; Alan George, Sebastian Sabogal - University of Pittsburgh

Improvement of Communication System for 1U Cubesat

Makiko Kishimoto, Abhas Maskey, Tharindu Dayarathna, Dulani Withanage, Pooja Lepcha, Yuta Kakimoto, Yuji Sasaki, Hari Shrestha - Kyushu Institute of Technology

Miniaturized Radio Transceiver for PocketQubes, Exceeding Performance of CubeSat Solutions

Casper Hendrik Broekhuizen, Stefano Speretta, Michael van den Bos, Mehmet Sevket Uluda, Jasper Haenen, Alessandra Menicucci, Eberhard Gill - Delft University of Technology

Pointing Enhancement for an Optical Laser Downlink Using Automated Image Processing

Sebastian Wenzel, Steffen Gaisser, Sabine Klinkner, Christian Kley, Johannes Reinhart - University of Stuttgart - Institute for Space Systems

Hybrid Quantum and Optical Communications Terminal for Secure Communications and Time Transfer

Tom Vergoossen - SpeQtral; Paul Serra, Ondrej Čierny, William Kammerer - Massachusetts Institute of Technology; Alexander Lohrmann - SpeQtral; Chithrabhanu Perumangatt - Centre for Quantum Technologies; Robert Bedington - SpeQtral; Kerri Cahoy - Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Store and Forward CubeSat using LoRa Technology and Private LoRaWAN-Server

Marut Muangkham, Nuttawat Punpigul, Parinya Anantachaisilp, Mason Thammawichai - Navaminda Kasatriyadhiraj Royal Thai Air Force Academy

Experimental Evaluation of On-Board Contact-Graph Routing Solutions for Future Nano-Satellite Constellations

Blas Vega - Agencia Espacial del Paragua; Juan Fraire – The National University of Cordoba

A Dual-Band Circularly Polarized Printed Antenna for Deep Space CubeSat Communication

Muhammad Mubasshir Hossain - University of South Alabama, Dept of Electrical & Computer Engineering; Mohammad Qudrat-e-Maula - Global Skyware; Saeed Latif, Edmund Spencer - University of South Alabama

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WORKSHOP POSTER SESSIONS

Poster Session I

Cheaper Way to Test a CubeSat in a Vacuum Chamber

Benjamin Bonsu - All Nations University

Towards the Use of Commercial-off-the-Shelf Small-Satellite Components for Deep-Space CubeSats: A Feasibility and Performance Analysis

Stefano Casini, Iosto Fodde, Steven Engelen, Bert Monna - Hyperion Technologies B.V. (Netherlands); Angelo Cervone, Eberhard Gill - Delft University of Technology

Implementation of Multidisciplinary Optimization to the Architecture Design of a CubeSat Fleet

Victor Eduardo Perez, Dae Young Lee - Iowa State University

Mission Analysis Study of a 3U CubeSat - RAADSat

Aaliya Khan, Prashanth Marpu, RAADSat Team - Khalifa University of Science and Technology

The Quickly Universally Integrated CubeSat: Rapid Integration for Small Packages

Kevin Arellano Esquerra, Christopher Artates, Michael Pham, Benjamin Narita, Eduardo Corpuz - California Polytechnic State University

Open-Source Flight Computer Platform for CubeSats

Charles Lindsay, Ethan Sit - MIT

Design of a Custom Secondary On-Board Computer for the NEUDOSE CubeSat Mission

Paula Bosca, John Barberiz, Hira Nadeem, Mostafa Ayesh, Aaron Bruinsma, Michael Chen - McMaster University; Akiv Jhirad - Western University; James Warburton - McMaster University

PLD Space "The European Commercial Launch Service Provider Dedicated to Small Payloads and Small Satellites"

Pablo Gallego Sanmiguel - PLD Space

CASPR: Autonomous Sensor Processing Experiment for STP-H7

Seth Roffe, Theodore Schwarz, Thomas Cook, Evan Gretok, Aidan Phillips, Noah Perryman, Justin Goodwill, Mitchell Moran - National Science Foundation

MAGNETO: Mapping the Earth’s Magnetic Field at 300km Using COTS Sensors

Lizvette Villafana, Rahul Rughani, Claire Carlton, Jessica Yuan, Liam Broadus, Warren Su, Ava Norrell, David Barnhart - University of Southern California - Space Engineering Research Center

A Pico-Satellite Design to Demonstrate Trajectory and Science Applications

Mehmet Sevket Uludag, Stefano Speretta, Alessandra Menicucci, Michael van den Bos, Casper Hendrik Broekhuizen, Maxime Jetskalina Marianne Bielders, Jasper Haenen, Eberhard Gill - Delft University of Technology

Development of Electrodynamic Tethers for Propellantless Propulsion in Low-Earth Orbit

Mitchel Miller, Derek Cheyne, Zoe Nathanson, Maya Pandya, Anish Rajesh, Samriddhi Sharma, Liam Spence, Brian Gilchirst - University of Michigan

Regulatory Considerations of Small Satellite Projects: Improving the International Small Satellite Regulatory Framework

Mohamadou Ndiaye - University of Dakr; Khalilou Niane - Regulatory Authority for Telecommunications and Posts; Abdourahmane Raimy - University of Dakr

Machine Learning for Spacecraft Telemetry Analysis and System Prediction

Galen Nickey, Dr. Jonathan Black - Virginia Tech; W. Joel Johnson - L3Harris Technologies, Inc.

AMARIS: A CubeSat Based Lunar Rover

Christina Cross, Victoria Cross, Caeden Dooner, Owen Welch, Kevin Simmons - BLUECUBE Aerospace- Wolverine CubeSat Development Team

VT ThickSat: A Passive Deployer Mechanism for a Carbon Fiber Tape Spring in the ThinSat Program

Robert Engebretson, Minzhen Du, Gustavo Gargioni, Hovhannes Avagyun, Bryce Clegg, Derick Whited, Kevin Shinpaugh, Dr. Jonathan Black - Virginia Tech

Space-based LiDAR - New Missions/Enhanced Capabilities

Derick Trask - Hexagon US Federal, Inc.

Evaluating the Performance Benefits of a Smart Radiator Device in Small Spacecraft Missions, for Earth Orbits and Beyond

Alina Toidjanov, Aimee Carvey - University of Manitoba; Jean-Francois Thibault - Magellan Aerospace; Philip Ferguson - University of Manitoba; Emile Haddad - MPB Technologies, Inc

The Development and Application of the F Prime MagicDraw Plug-In User Handbook

Trent Rich - University of Alabama in Huntsville

Flight Software Implementation and Verification on IRIS CubeSat

Yun-Rong Yang, Ke-Yen Hsu, Jyh-Ching Juang - National Cheng Kung University

Development of a Low-Cost Multi-Camera Star Tracker for Small Satellites

Hongrui Zhao, Michael Lembeck - University of Illinois at Urbana- Champaign

Solar Panels for Scientific Missions Using CubeSat Platforms for LEO, MEO and GTO

Miguel Vazquez, Vicente Diaz, Victor Burgos, Jorge Garcia, Francisco Lazaro Ismael Sanchez - DHV Technology

Introduction of Space Projects in Public Elementary School at Mogi Das Cruzes, Brazil

Sandro Shoiti Sato, Débora Soares Alves Teixeira, Vanessa Rodrigues Barreto Aguilar - Prefeitura Municipal de Mogi das Cruzes; Lidia Hissae Shibuya Sato – Technological Institute of Aeronautics

Big Tribological Challenges for Small Satellites: Choosing & Validating the Correct Lubricant

Jason Galary - Nye Lubricants

Taking the Market to Space: A Game-Theoretic Analysis of Market Dynamics in the Space Industry

Michael Joseph - Yale University - Yale School of Management; Justin Annibali, Matt Maroofi - Global Space Exchange, Inc

Compact Laser Communication Terminal for Small Satellites

Francesco Sansone, Alessandro Francesconi, Andrea Vettor - Stellar Project SRL

Anti-Windup Compensator Approach to Nanosatellite Fault Tolerant Architecture

Ikechukwu Ofodile - Tartu Observatory; Nkemdilim Ofodile-Keku - Air Force Institute of Technology; Andris Slavinskis - Aalto University; Gholamreza Anbarjafari - Tartu Observatory

A Low-cost Star Tracker Testbed to Identify a Self-developed Recognition Algorithm for Commercial Off-The-Shelf Camera

Chung-Sheng Lin, Chi-Kuang Chao - National Central University

DISCO One - Reflective Free-Space Optical Communication Technology Demonstration for CubeSats

Raphael Böckle, Philip Olbrich, Andreas Sinn, Thomas Riel, Georg Schitter - TU Wien Space Team

GPU-Accelerated Optimization of CubeSat Constellation Design Considering Cloud Cover Uncertainty

Hsiu-Hsuan Huang, Hyochoong Bang - Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology

Compact Ionospheric Probe for Small Satellite Missions

Chi-Kuang Chao - National Central University

A Feasibility Study on Using Perovskite Solar Cells to Gain Extra Powers from EArth Reflection Lights (PEARL)

Wei-Rong Huang - National Central University

Understanding Surface Roughness of Additively Manufactured Nickel Superalloy for Space Applications

Travis Shelton, Carl Hartsfield – Air Force Institute of Technology

Small Satellite Design for Manufacturing and assembly (DFMA) using Approaches of Artificial Intelligence and Topology Optimization Tool

Selim Ghonaim - Arab Academy for Science, Technology and Maritime Transport

ThinSat Plasma Research Data Communication

Christine Groves - US Coast Guard Academy

Simulating Delay Tolerant Space Networks with the GRC Communication Analysis Suite

Noah Kontur, Bryan Welch, Glibert Clark - NASA

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Poster Session II

Low-SWAP Laminated Electrostatic Analyzer for CubeSat Applications

Hayden Richards, Matthew McHarg, Jacob Harley - US Air Force Academy; Carlos Maldonado - Los Alamos National Laboratory

Power Beaming Validation for Space-Based Solar Cells: Survey of Laser Power Beaming Experiments

Kane Hurt, Michael Sanders, Jin Kang - US Naval Academy

Design of Modular Star Tracker Software

Luca Soares, John Bellardo, Pauline Faure, Ryan Nugent, Dave Pignatelli, Alicia Johnstone - California Polytechnic State University

A TLE-based Algorithm for Correcting Empirical Model Densities During Geomagnetic Storms

Daniel Brandt, Charles Bussy-Virat, Aaron Ridley - University of Michigan

Thermal Infrared Imager Development for CubeSat Constellation

Lucas Krempel - Technical University of Munich

BLADE: The Balloon Launch Assessment Directive for Engineers and the Use of the CubeSat Form Factor for an Introductory Systems Engineering Education

Jacob Harbuck, William McKinney, Michael Pham, Gustavo Salgado, Zachary Gaines, Eduardo Corpuz - California Polytechnic State University

Small Satellite Education Program in the Republic of Korea Air Force Academy

Sanghyun Lee, Donghyurn Cho, Jongbum Kim - Korea Air Force Academy

The DEBRIS Probe - A Small Sat Approach to Solve the Space Debris Challenge

Niklas Wendel, Louisa Gerhard, Tilman Hoffbauer - German Network of Young Scientists

The Alabama Experiment on Galactic-Ray In-Situ Shielding (AEGIS) Project

Jared Fuchs - University of Alabama in Huntsville; Michael Halvorson - Auburn University

Water Vapor Integrated Satellite Propulsion System for Orbit Maintenance in Low-Earth Orbit Nanosatellite Missions

Ian Hardy, Jin Kang - US Naval Academy

Pure Ionic Electrospray Thruster and Propulsion Subsystem Performance

Jeffrey Asher, Robert Antypas, Joseph Wang - University of Southern California - Space Engineering Research Center

Pending Title

Yaqoob Alqassab - Khalifa University of Science and Technology

Passive Attitude Control to Decrease CubeSatellite Complexity

Alexander Barovier, Andrei Hanu, Devan Wagner, Soo Hyun Byun, William Ward - McMaster University; Eric Johnston - Bubble Technology Industries Inc.

VT ThickSat: A Scalable Chassis in the ThinSat Program

Derick Whited, Minzhen Du, Gustavo Gargioni, Robert Engebretson, Dr. Jonathan Black, Kevin Shinpaugh - Virginia Polytechnic Institute

Cislunar Explorers: Lessons Learned from the Development of an Interplanetary CubeSat

Aaron Zucherman, Aaron Buchwald, George Orellana, Sydney Rzepka, Elliot Kann, Kelly Jawork, Michael Zakoworotny, Charlie Robinson - Cornell University

NEUDOSE: A CubeSat for Dosimetry of Charged and Neutral Particles

Devan Wagner, Devin Burke, Hira Nadeem, Andrei Hanu, Bruce Power, Soo Hyun Byun, Eric Johnston - McMaster University

Development of an Antenna Positioner for S- and X- Band Ground Segment

Kerry Clapham - University of Canterbury; Robin McNeill - Great South; Chris Hann - University of Canterbury

Internet of Things (IoT) Payload in IRIS CubeSat

Ke-Yen Hsu - National Cheng Kung University Taiwan

Trajectory Optimization for the Virtual Telescope for X-Ray Observations

Kyle Rankin, Hyeongjun Park - New Mexico State University; John Krizmanic, Neerav Shah - NASA Goddard Space Flight Center; Steven Stochaj - New Mexico State University; Asal Naseri - Space Dynamics Laboratory

AI-Based Novel Camera System with Software Defined Radio Transceiver On-board

Aysha Alharam, Ebrahim Almansoori, Ahmed Bushlaibi, Prashanth Marpu, Hani Saleh - Khalifa University of Science and Technology

Utilizing Deep Reinforcement Learning to Effect Autonomous Orbit Transfers and Intercepts via Electromagnetic Propulsion

Frank Soboczenski - King's College London; Gabriel Sutherland - Oregon State University; Athanasios Vlontzos - Imperial College London

A CubeSat Flight Demonstration of Constrained Attitude Control

Charlie Kelly, Taylor Reynolds, Arnela Grebovic, Cameron Wutzke, Cole Morgan, Devan Tormey, Ellory Freneau, James Rosenthal - Aeronautics & Astronautics CubeSat Team

Bammsat-on-BEXUS: A Technology and Operation Demonstration of a Biocubesat Platform on a Stratospheric Balloon Flight Educational Program

Aqeel Shamsul, Giovanni Sinclair, Adrien Bolliand, Amin Chabi, Miguel Martinez, Mateusz Zalasiewicz, David Cullen - Cranfield University; Mike Cooke - University of Exeter

Architecture and Design of the McMaster NEUDOSE Communications Radio Subsystem

Will Donaldson, Andrei Hanu, Bruce Power - McMaster University; Eric Johnston - Bubble Technology Industries Inc.; Devin Klepp, Zack Manesiotis, Shashank Manikonda, Hira Nadeem - McMaster University

Project ASTER: True Microgravity during Free-Fall with Attitude Stabilisation

Flavia P´erez C´amara, Noel Janes, Jonathan Lange - Lulea University of Technology, Sweden

Evaluating Lunar SmallSat Communications Performance with the GRC Communication Analysis Suite

Noah Kontur, Bryan Welch, Alan Hylton - NASA

Methodologies for Development of a Modular Wiring Harness for Use in Small Satellite Constellations

Katie Gwozdecky – University of Toronto

Low Cost Magneto-Sphere Measurement: Leveraging Fusion of Low Data Rate Downlink with Amateur Radio Community

Claire Carlton, Everett Maness, David Barnhart - University of Southern California - Space Engineering Research Center

C Band PLL Active Retrodirective Array for CubeSat Applications

Nikolas Soulandros - University of South Florida

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TECHNICAL SESSIONS

Session I: Space Mission Architectures

Exploring the realm of possible space mission architectures and how they can be practically achieved to support the diverse needs of the global space community.

Proba-3: ESA’s Small Satellites Precise Formation Flying Mission to Study the Sun’s Inner Corona as Never Before

Luis Penin, Jose Ramon Villa, Yann Scoarnec, Jose María Fernandez Ibarz, Carolina Cazorla - SENER Aerospace; Ronald Kassel - QinetiQ Space; Francisco Javier Benito - SparkWing/Airbus; Luigi Strippoli - GMV Space and Defense

Enabling Hybrid Architectures and Mesh Network Topologies to Support the Global Multi-Domain Community

Stanley Kennedy, Danielle Cleveland, Alexander Dunn - Oakman Aerospace, Inc.

Design Drivers for a Viable Commercial Remote Sensing Space Architecture

Walter Scott, Neal Anderson, Aaron Rogers - Maxar Technologies

U.S. Space Power Roadmap

Brad Reed, Daniel Romm - Air Force Space and Missile System Center Development

An Automated Constellation Design & Mission Analysis Tool for Finding the Cheapest Mission Architecture

Martin Fugmann, Sabine Klinkner - University of Stuttgart - Institute for Space Systems

A New Paradigm for Implementing NOAA’s Low Earth Orbit Architecture

Frank Gallagher, David Spencer, Vanessa Griffin - National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

Army Decade in Space

Mark Ray, Christopher Duron, Timothy Farmer, Matthew Anderson, John London, Molly Riebling, Ryan Wolff, Dave Weeks - Army Space and Missile Defense Command SETA Contractor

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Session II: Year in Review

A review of missions launched in the past 18 months with an emphasis on lessons learned and/or the technological advancements that significantly enhanced mission utility.

The LightSail 2 Controlled Solar Sailing Demonstration Mission

David Spencer - Purdue University; Bruce Betts - The Planetary Society; John Bellardo - California Polytechnic State University; Barbara Plante - Boreal Space; Alex Diaz - Ecliptic Enterprises Corporation; Justin Mansell - Purdue University

Landsat Imagery from a CubeSat: Results and Operational Lessons from the R3 Satellite's First 18 Months in Space

Dee Pack, Garrett Kinum, Patrick Johnson, Timothy Wilkinson, Christopher Coffman, Cameron Purcell, Jon Mauerhan, Brian Hardy - The Aerospace Corporation

On-Orbit Performance of the BCP-100 Green Propellant Infusion Mission

Brian Marotta, Christopher McLean, Brad Porter - Ball Aerospace & Technologies Corp.

Very Low Frequency Propagation Mapper (VPM) Experience and Results from the Systems Engineering Cycle of a Small Satellite

Lee Jasper, Brandon Shirely, Collin Enger, Ryan Jaynes - Space Dynamics Laboratory; Travis Willett Gies, Tanya Rodriguez, Garrett Holt - Applied Technology Associates; Franklin Hinkley - Metris Technology Solutions Inc.

CAT Differential Drag Implementation and Lessons Learned

Dawn Moessner, Wen-Jong Shyong – The Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory

Building Satellites in 18 Months: Lessons Learned from the Rogue CubeSats

Matthew Navarro - Department of Defense Space Test Program; Russ Benson, Joel Gussy, Brian Hardy, Dee Pack, Darren Rowen, Deb Salvaggio - The Aerospace Corporation

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Session III: Science/Mission Payloads

Innovative technologies or full-up systems that allow cutting-edge missions to be formulated.

100-Grams High Spectral Resolution Spectrometer

Sona Hosseini - Jet Propulsion Laboratory

The Coordinated Ionospheric Reconstruction Cubesat Experiment (CIRCE)

Alex Agathanggelou, Gemma Attrill, - DSTL; Andrew Nicholas - Naval Research Laboratory (NRL); Graham Routledge, Junayd Miah – Defence Science and Technology Laboratory; Cathryn Mitchell, Robert Watson - University of Bath; Dhiren Kataria - Mullard Space Science Laboratory University College London

Development of a Low-Resource Combined Gamma-Ray and Neutron Spectrometer for Planetary Science

Katherine Mesick, Daniel Coupland, Kurtis Bartlett, Darrel Beckman, Stephen West, Laura Stonehill, Nicholas Dallmann - Los Alamos National Laboratory; William Feldman - Planetary Science Institute

Terahertz Imaging for Space Applications

Wenschel Lan, Harrison English, Fabio Alves, James Newman - Naval Postgraduate School

Sustainable Ozone and Aerosol Measurements from a 6U CubeSat: The Stratospheric Aerosol and Gas Experiment (SAGE) IV Pathfinder

Michael Obland, Robert Damadeo, Charles Hill, John Leckey - NASA Langley Research Center

Thermomechanical Design and Testing of the Deformable Mirror Demonstration Mission (Demi) CubeSat

Paula Do Vale Pereira, Bobby Holden, Rachel Morgan, Jennifer Gubner, Thomas Murphy, Christian Haughwout, Gregory Allan, Yinzi Xin - Massachusetts Institute of Technology

NovaSAR and SSTL S1-4: SAR and EO Data Fusion

Rebecca Couchman-Crook, Claire Morris, Avyaya Kolhatkar, Jessica Park, Tobias Carman, James Lambert - Defence Science and Technology Laboratory

BOWIE-M: A Microwave Sounder for Next Generation Operational Weather

Sean Geiger, Victoria Hadel, Todd Pett - Ball Aerospace & Technologies Corp.

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Session IV: Future Directions

Invited community thought leader perspectives on the realm or the possible for future space mission architectures

Derek Tournear - Space Development Agency
Amanda Reagan - European Space Agency
David Voss - Space Security Defence Program
Vanessa Griffin - National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

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Session V: Next on the Pad

A preview of missions scheduled to fly within the next 18 months with an emphasis on the scientific or technological purpose of the mission.

Design and Development of On-orbit Servicing CubeSat-class Satellite

Ansley Knight, Jin Kang, Trent Tetterton, Alec Engl, Peter Sinkovitz, Bailee Ward - US Naval Academy

The Small Satellite-Based, Imaging X-Ray Polarimeter Explorer (IXPE) Mission

W. Deininger, J. Masciarelli, W. Kalinowski, G. Hibbard, J. Wedmore, S. Gray, M. Ferrie, D. Dolan - Ball Aerospace & Technologies Corp.

BeaverCube: Coastal Imaging with VIS/LWIR CubeSats

Paula Do Vale Pereira, Madeline Garcia, Madeleine Schroeder, Jim Koldada - Massachusetts Institute of Technology; Paul Fucile, Glen Gawarkiewicz - Woods Hole Oceanographic Institute; Matthew Campbell, Humberto Caldelas - Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Overview of ESA’s Earth Observation Upcoming Small Satellites Missions

Massimiliano Pastena, Nicola Melega, Michel Tossaint, Amanda Regan, Michele Castorina, Antonio Gabriele, Pierre Philippe Mathieu, Josep Rosello - European Space Agency

The CaNOP Cubesat Mission, Remote Imaging of the Rain Forest and Testing AI Based Identification Tools

Andrew Santangelo - Sci_Zone; Kevin Crosby - Carthage College

Engineering Model Development of HIBARI: MicroSatellite for Technology Demonstration of Variable-Shape Attitude Control

Kei Watanabe, Yuhei Kikuya, Kiyona Miyamoto, Tsuyoshi Nakashima, Teruaki Hayashi, Naoki Kawaguchi, Hiroyuki Kobayashi, Soichi Sato - Tokyo Institute of Technology

A Mission Revived: Lessons Learned from Starshine 4 Re-design, Assembly, Test, and Integration

Ryan Williams, Walter Holemans - Planetary Systems Corporation

CSIROSat-1 Mission Status

Dr. Adrian Rispler - Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation

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Session VI: Advanced Technologies I

Innovative technologies (hardware/software) that provide significant advancements in small satellite missions.

A Foldable, Compact and Lightweight Solar Array Substrate with Large Deployed Wingspan for Small Spacecraft

Calvin Kee, Michael Marley, Mark Bryant, Erich Schulze, Kenneth Harclerode, Clint Apland, James Leary – The Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory

Rotor Charging and ESD Considerations for Reaction Wheels with Hybrid Ceramic Ball Bearings

Doug Sinclair, Mikaela Corneil - Sinclair Interplanetary

Autonomous System Identification for Spacecraft Applications

Evan Sperber, Dan Hernandez, Hannah Weiher, Evan Ulrich, Mitch Craun, Carlos Beltran, Alex Harpenau, Richard Chiang - The Aerospace Corporation

Progress Towards the ELROI Satellite License Plate

David Palmer, Michael Holloway, Rebecca Holmes, Donathan Ortega, Charles Weaver - Los Alamos National Laboratory

Deployable Optics for CubeSats

G. Aglietti, M. Honeth - Space Institute - University of Auckland; S. Gensemer - Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation CSIRO; O. Diegel - University of Auckland

NASA SpaceCube Intelligent Multi-Purpose System for Enabling Remote Sensing, Communication, and Navigation in Mission Architectures

Cody Brewer, Robin Ripley, Alessandro Geist, Travis Wise, Christopher Wilson, Gary Crum, Nicholas Franconi, Sebastian Sabogal - NASA Goddard Space Flight Center

Advancements of a MicroSat for On-Orbit Satellite Surgery

Ted Nye, Mark Milam - Northrop Grumman Corporation

Cathode & Electromagnet Qualification Status and Power Processing Unit Development Update for the Ascendant Sub-kW Transcelestial Electric Propulsion System

Ryan Conversano, Robert Lobbia, Vernon Chaplin, Ansel Barchowsky, Vatche Vorperian, Giulia Becatti, Dan Goebel, Jessica Loveland - Jet Propulsion Laboratory

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Session VII: Student Competition



A Versatile Magnetorquer Design for Microsatellite Constellation Missions

Philip Hampton

Applying Modern Software System Design to Small Satellite Development and Operations

Michael Wilson

Small Satellite Regulation in 2020

Lynne Montgomery, Christopher Bair - Wilkinson Barker Knauer LLP

Optical Modeling, Alignment, and Testing for the Deformable Mirror Demonstration Mission (DeMi) CubeSat Payload

Rachel Morgan

Initial Development and Verification of a Precise Orbit Determination Filter for the APEX CubeSat Mission

Kyle Craft, Grant Hecht

Maneuver Planning for Demonstration of a Low-Thrust Electric Propulsion System

Madeleine Schroeder, Christopher Womack, Amelia Gagnon

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Session VIII: Space Access

Launch systems, multi-manifest, or rideshare opportunities specifically designed to provide access to space for small satellites.

Implementing Responsive and Reliable Access to Space for Small Satellites

Lars Hoffman - Rocket Lab

The New US Government Orbital Debris Mitigation Standard Practices Document, and How It Will Affect Flight Approval in All Agencies

John Bacon - NASA

The STP-2 Mission: Rideshare Lessons Learned from the Air Force’s First Falcon Heavy Launch

David Voelkel, Barbara Braun, Sabrina Herrin, Arthur Menichiello - The Aerospace Corporation; Michael Marlow - Department of Defense Space Test Program

Leveraging the Success of the CubeSat Standard to Create a SmallSat Standard for ESPA Spacecraft

Ryan Nugent, Dave Pignatelli, Alicia Johnstone, John Bellardo, Pauline Faure - California Polytechnic State University

VV16: The First VEGA Rideshare Mission Flight

Christophe Roux - AVIO SpA

Building a Global Launch Network: Extending the Reach of Dedicated Small Satellite Launch Using New, Data-Driven Spaceport Assessment Tools

John Fuller, Sirisha Bandla, Veronica Foreman, Monica Jan, Kirit Patel - Virgin Orbit; Wade McElroy, Mandy Vaughn - VOX Space

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Session IX: Propulsion

Key technologies for effective on-orbit propulsion and attitude control maneuvering.

Nytrox as a Volumetrically-Efficient, Green Oxidizer for SmallSat Hybrid Propulsion Systems

Stephen Whitmore - Utah State University; Robb Stoddard - Jacobs Engineering

Testing of a Green Monopropellant Integrated Propulsion System

Joseph Cardin, Tate Schappell, Chris Day - VACCO Industries

An Off-Axis Iodine Propulsion System for the Robusta-3A Mission

Javier Martínez Martínez - ThrustMe; Xavier Laurand - University Montpellier 2 (France); Dmytro Rafalskyi - ThrustMe; Sara Vega Martínez, Gary Quinsac - University Montpellier 2 (France); Ane Aanesland - ThrustMe

Flight Performance of the Green Propellant Infusion Mission

Christopher McLean, Brian Marotta - Ball Aerospace & Technologies Corp.; Robert Masse - Aerojet Rocketdyne

Design of a Green Monopropellant Propulsion System for the Lunar Flashlight CubeSat Mission

Dawn Andrews, Grayson Huggins, Glenn Lightsey, Nathan Cheek, Nathan Daniel, Sterling Peet, Ali Talaksi, Sahaj Patel - Georgia Institute of Technology

The uHETSat Hall Effect Thruster Payload to Platform Coupling Tests: Results and Lessons Learnt

Vincenzo Stanzione, Alberto Corbelli, Alessandro Avanzi, Valentino Fabbri, Stefan Gregucci, Ugo Cesari, Luca Guglielmi, Lorenzo Fontani - Sitael S.p.A.

A Miniaturized Green End-Burning Hybrid Propulsion System for CubeSats

Tyson Smith, Zachary Lewis, Kurt Olsen, Marc Bulcher - Space Dynamics Laboratory; Stephen Whitmore - Utah State University

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Session X: Ground Systems

Innovative technologies or full-up systems (hardware/software) for ground networks, mission operations centers, or science/data analysis centers that significantly advance mission utility.

Merging Diverse Architecture for Multi-Mission Support

Kyle Colton, Joseph Breu, Bryan Klofas, Chad Norgan, Matthew Waldram - Planet Labs; Sydney Marler - Stanford University

A Prototype Virginia Ground Station Network

Zachary Leffke, Kevin Shinpaugh, Ian Harnett, Bryce Clegg, Nick Angle, Chris Goyne, Connor Segal, William LaCour - Virginia Polytechnic Institute

NASA Near Earth Network (NEN) DVB-S2 Demonstration Testing for Enhancing Higher Data Rates for CubeSat/Small Satellite Missions at X-band and Ka-band

Yen Wong, Scott Schaire, Steven Bundick, Peter Fetterer - NASA Goddard Space Flight Center; Trish Perrotto, Peter Celeste - Booz Allen Hamilton

Expanding the Capability of Satellite Operations using a Global Federated Ground Station Network

Matthew Szczerba, Justin Schachter, Kaylee Bell, Michael Wilson, James Cutler - University of Michigan

The Spire Constellation Management System

Marcus Tallhamn, Jeroen Cappaert - Spire Global Inc.

A Comparison of Fixed Threshold CFAR and CNN Ship Detection Methods for S-band NovaSAR Images

Tobias Carman, Avyaya Kolhatkar – Defence Science and Technology Laboratory

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Session XI: Advanced Technologies II

Innovative technologies (hardware/software) that provide significant advancements in small satellite missions.

A GaN-Based Four-Switch Buck-Boost Converter Using Ripple Correlation Control for Maximum Power Point Tracking in Dynamic Deep Space Environments

Sadab Mahmud, William Collings, Roshan Kini, Ahmad Javaid, Raghav Khanna - University of Toledo; Ansel Barchowsky, Ahmadreza Amirahmadi, Chris Stell - Jet Propulsion Laboratory

On-orbit Results from an Ultra-Low SWaP Black Silicon Star Tracker

Darren Rowen - The Aerospace Corporation; Martin Pralle - SiOnyx, Inc.; Alexander Utter, Garrett Kinum, Hannah Weiher, Andy Wu, Richard Dolphus, Eddson Alcid - The Aerospace Corporation

Development of Omnidirectional Optical Terminals for Swarm Communications and Navigation

Jose Velazco - Jet Propulsion Laboratory

In Orbit Demonstration of Raspberry Pi as a High-Performance Mission OBC

Yoichi Yatsu, Kei Watanabe, Yuhei Kikuya, Nobuyuki Kawai, Saburo Matunaga - Tokyo Institute of Technology

Design and Verification of a Clock System for Orbital Radio Interferometry

Nicholas Belsten, Frank Lind, Cadence Payne, Mary Knapp, Frank Robey, Paul Serra, Philip Erickson, Kerri Cahoy - Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Experimental Study for Synthetic Aperture Telescope Using Formation Flying Micro-satellites for High-frequency and High-resolution GEO Remote Sensing

Ryo Suzumoto, Satoshi Ikari - University of Tokyo; Norihide Miyamura - Meisei University; Shinichi Nakasuka - University of Tokyo

Soft-Switching GaN-Based Isolated Power Conversion System for Small Satellites with Wide Input Voltage Range

Ahmadreza Amirahmadi, Ansel Barchowsky, Chris Stell - Jet Propulsion Laboratory; Brandon Grainger, Thomas Cook - University of Pittsburgh

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Session XII: Communications

Emerging technologies or techniques for the timeless challenge of communicating with small satellites.

Demonstration of 2.6 Gbit per Sec X Band Radiowave Down Link Communications from LEO Small Satellite

Hirobumi Saito - Waseda University; Tomoki Kaneko, Noriyuki Kawano - University of Tokyo; Keishi Murakami, Yoshinori Kunii, Takahisa Tomoda - Synspective; Shinichi Nakasuka - University of Tokyo; Seiko Shirasaka - Keio University

Results from Rapid Testing of Space-based Mobile Network Technology

Tyghe Speidel, Joseph Thatcher Chamberlin, Bob Noteboom, Joe Bravman, Remi Gourdon - Lynk Global, Inc.

LunaNet: A Flexible and Extensible Lunar Exploration Communications and Navigation Infrastructure and the Inclusion of SmallSat Platforms

David Israel, Kendall Mauldin, La Vida Cooper, Katherine Schauer - NASA

Small Satellite Regulation in 2020

Christopher Bair, Lynne Montgomery - Wilkinson Barker Knauer LLP

A Novel Approach to Transport-Layer Security for Spacecraft Constellations

Edward Birrane, Sarah Heiner – The Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory

SatCat5: A Low-Power, Mixed-Media Ethernet Network for Smallsats

Alexander Utter, Mark Zakrzewski, Andrew Keene, Samuel Dietrich, Sammy Lin, Eric McDonald, Nathan Whitehair, Jason Zheng - The Aerospace Corporation

A Comparison of Techniques for Non-Data-Aided Carrier Tracking of Phase-Modulated Signals

Brendan Hill, Nazia Mozaffar, Salwan Damman - Naval Information Warfare Center Pacific

S-Band Transponder Multi-Network Compatibility, Space Environment and Radiation Testing

Kevin Lynaugh, Stuart Golden, Nathan Moore, Yashmar Marashi - Vulcan Wireless Inc; Serhat Altunc, Obadiah Kegege, Behnam Azimi, Michael Campola - NASA Goddard Space Flight Center

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SWIFTY SESSIONS

Swifty Session I

On Demand Vicarious Calibration for Analysis Ready Data - The FLARE Network

Christopher Durell, Brandon Russell - Labsphere, Inc.

Expanding Small Spacecraft Possibilities Through an Advanced Electrical Energy Generation, Storage, and Distribution Architecture

Chris Oesch, Chris Pearson, William Francis, Steven Isaacs, Becca Lidvall - ROCCOR LLC

Designing a SmallSat to Withstand its Vibration Test

Tom Sarafin, Poti Doukas, Mike Browning, Lenny Demchak - Instar Engineering and Consulting, Inc.

HIVE: A Space Architecture Concept

Henry Helvajian, Allison Taylor - The Aerospace Corporation

Integrating the Cubesat Space Protocol into GSOC’s Multi-Mission Environment

Lukas Grillmayer, Saskia Arnold - German Aerospace Center DLR

The Cloud Meets Ground Processing

Matt Prechtel - AMERGINT Technologies, Inc.

Geosynchronous Orbit CubeSat Operating Guidelines to Help the Space Situational Awareness Community

Christopher Tamanini - Lockheed Martin Space Systems Company

Mesh Inter-Satellite Communications Enable Smallsat To Perform Big Missions

Sage Secilmis - Tethers Unlimited, Inc.

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Swifty Session II

Small Satellite Trending & Reliability 2009-2018

Kara O'Donnell, Gregory Richardson - The Aerospace Corporation

Building a State-of-the-Art Small Launch Vehicle

Stefan Brieschenk - Rocket Factory Augsburg

From Craft to Industrial Standardization – the Commoditization of the Satellite Bus

F.Brent Abbott - NanoAvionics

Global Infrastructure for Internet of Things (GIoT) - Constellation as a Service

Vytenis Buzas - NanoAvionics

Space Launch System Artemis I CubeSats: SmallSat Vanguards of Exploration, Science and Technology

Kimberly Robinson, Renée Cox, Scott Spearing, David Hitt - NASA Space Launch System

Advanced Implementation of High Efficiency Electrospray Thruster System: TILE 3

Louis Perna - Accion Systems Inc.

Hybrid Architecture Performance and Evaluation for Quantitative and Comparative Analysis

Matthew Stein - MITRE; Kyle Kemble - US Air Force; Pete de Graaf, Sean Kinser, John Muhonen, Rob Roller - MITRE; Amanda Salmoiraghi, David Voss - US Air Force

Compact High-Power Satellite Architecture for Constellations

Richard Welle, Carrie O'Quinn - The Aerospace Corporation

InOrbit NOW Launch Service - ION Satellite Carrier Maiden Flight

Sergio Mucciarelli, Eleonora Luraschi - D-Orbit Srl (Italy) - S.p.A.

Mission Design for a Small Mars Lander

Ryan Woolley - Jet Propulsion Laboratory

Evolving NOAA’s Geostationary Orbit Architecture

Frank Gallagher, Vanessa Griffin, Pam Sullivan - National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration; Ed Grigsby - NASA

Low Cost Access to Mars Surface using a Small Impact Lander

Nathan Barba, Ryan Woolley, Louis Giersch - Jet Propulsion Laboratory

Choosing Your Best launch: A Guide to Current and Future Launch Solutions

Philip Bracken - Spaceflight Inc (Washington)

Lessons Learned from the First Build of Phase Four’s Maxwell Engine

Michael Kwapisz, Grant Dunaway, M. Umair Siddiqui - Phase Four, Inc

GaN-Based, Ultra-Compact Power Conversion System for the PUFFER Autonomous Mobility Platform

Ansel Barchowsky, Ahmadreza Amirahmadi, Jessica Loveland, Autumn Lui, Jacqueline Rapinchuk, Louis Freitas, Chris Stell, Kalind Carpenter - Jet Propulsion Laboratory

The ISS as a Mission Accelerator: DESIS Year in Review and Accelerated Access to Space

Amanda O'Connor - Teledyne Brown Engineering

HEMERIA, A New Player Devoted to Constellations of SmallSats: Lessons Learned from the Angels Demonstrator

Gregory Pradels – Aerospace Valley

Design of Practical Horseshoe Orbits for Exploration of Phobos

Christopher Lowe - Optus Satellite

Lunar Node -1 Navigation Beacon Demonstrator

Randall Montgomery, Evan Anzalone - NASA Marshall Space Flight Center

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TECHNICAL POSTER SESSIONS

Poster Session I

What’s Next after Industry Disruption by CubeSats? – Industry Disruption by Open Source

Anita Bernie, John Paffett - KISPE Space Systems Limited

Scoring Trust Across Hybrid-Space: A Quantitative Framework Designed to Calculate Cybersecurity Ratings, Measures, and Metrics to Inform a Trust Score

Sean Kinser, Pete de Graaf, Matthew Stein, Frank Hughey, Rob Roller - MITRE; David Voss, Amanda Salmoriaghi - United States Space Force

Easy Aligned Telescope for CubeSat

Jun Hiarakawa, Katsuaki Kubo - KIYOHARA OPTICS Inc.; Hiroyuki Nakagawa - Crystal Optics Inc.; Hirohiko Shinonaga - KIYOHARA OPTICS Inc.; Okiharu Kirino - Crystal Optics Inc.

From the First Slovak Satellite to High Energy Astrophysics

Jakub Kapus - Spacemaniac; Norbert Werner - Masaryk University; Robert Laszlo - Needronix

Test Verification Considerations in Small Satellite System Architectures

Matt Hammond - Rohde & Schwarz

SpaceVPX/FMC for Electronics Standardization and Modularity in High-Performance SmallSat Architectures

Rodrigo Diez, Facundo Jorge - Novo Space; Patrick Collier - Aspen Consulting Group; Kerri Cahoy - Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Modular Architecture for a Resilient Extensible SmallSat (MARES)

Robin Ripley, James Fraction, Luis Santos Soto, Chuck Clagett, Cody Brewer, Alessandro Geist - NASA Goddard Space Flight Center

Responsive Multi-Mission Architecture for Objective Truth

Ryan Gilmour, Chester Gilmore, James Mason, Arthur Descamps, Aurore Piazza, Michael Soulage - Planet

Leaving No CAPSTONE Unturned: How a CubeSat Pathfinder Will Enable the Lunar Gateway Ecosystem

Thomas Gardner, Bradley Cheetham - Advanced Space, LLC

Small and Large Satellites: Joint Operations in Earth Observation

Max Gulde, Marius Bierdel - Fraunhofer Institute for High-Speed Dynamics, Ernst-Mach Institute, EMI; Christian Williges - German Aerospace Center DLR; Christian Mittermaier, Martin Schimmerohn, Clemens Horch, Frank Schäfer - Fraunhofer Institute for High-Speed Dynamics, Ernst-Mach Institute, EMI

Ground Segment as a Service for the SmallSat Market - From Concept to Capability

Mark Thompson - Capricorn Space

The YAM-2 Mission; a First of Many Kinds

Pieter van Duijn, Pierre Damien Vaujour - Loft Orbital Solutions Inc.

CREST ASTRA Japan’s 2021 CubeSat Mission, Its High-Gain LED Technology, and Applications of Visible-Light Communications

Hiroki Sugimoto - CREST ASTRA Japan

Wide Field of View Testbed

Matthew Navarro - Space and Missile Systems Center - Space Development and Test Directorate; Russ Benson, Joel Gussy, Brian Hardy, Dee Pack, Darren Rowen, Deb Salvaggio - The Aerospace Corporation

Mission Results and Lessons Learned from Deploying the First 6 Pocketqubes on a US Launch Vehicle

Tom Walkinshaw - Alba Orbital

Adding Another Dimension to Small Satellite Constellations

Alex da Silva Curiel, Rachel Bird, Peter Senior, Steve Eckelskley, Andrew Cawthorne - Surrey Satellite Technology Ltd; Martin Sweeting - Surrey Space Centre, UK

A Small Satellite Industrial Base Study: Foundational Findings

Jonathon Pellish - NASA Goddard Space Flight Center; Elizabeth Klein-Lebbink, Allyson Yarbrough - The Aerospace Corporation

SmallSats in Context: Deployment Trends and Outlook

Phil Smith - Bryce Space and Technology

An Overview of the Diverse Uses of Nitinol in Space

Joe Kellogg - Kellogg's Research Labs

Operational Strategies for Improved Availability on CubeSat Missions

Annette Mirantes, Clint Apland, Kristin Fretz – The Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory

OreSat: An Open and Modular Bus for Educational CubeSats

Andrew Greenberg - Portland State University

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Poster Session II

VEGA SSMS HEX Module - Aggregation and Integration from EU to French Guiana

F. Fragnito, M. Mariani - SAB Launch Services S.r.l.

KazSTSAT – Lessons Learned from the Program and the First 18 Months in Orbit

Vladimir Ten - Ghalam

CarboNIX: Introducing a New Microsatellite Separation System for Rideshare Missions on Multiple Launch Vehicles

Connor Jonas, Michael Tolstoj - Exolaunch GmbH

The Cost-Effective 6U-Cubesat System for Early-Stage Warning and Burning Positioning of Bushfire Based on The Short-Wave IR (SWIR) and Artificial Intelligence (AI) Technologies

Jer Ling - National Space Organization (Taiwan)

HyImpulse - Hybrid Propulsion Based Launch Vehicles for Small Satellites

Goutham Karthikeyan, Mario Kobald, Christian Schmierer, Ulrich Fischer, Konstantin Tomilin - HyImpulse Technologies B.V.

Mission Management for Space Activities in the Digital Transformation Age

Ksenia Lisitsyna - Precious Payload Inc.

Using Shapley Values and Game Theory to Measure the Effectiveness of Different Image Products in Land-Cover Classification

Sacha Nandlall - Defence Research and Development Canada; Koreen Millard - Environment and Climate Change Canada

Evolving NOAA’s LEO Ground System to Support Future Missions

Andrew Royle, Heather Kilcoyne - Joint Polar Satellite System Ground Project Manager

Generic Open Source Software Defined Radio Ground Station Framework for Small Satellites

Hamzeh Issa, Prashanth Marpu - Khalifa University of Science and Technology

Quantum Key Distribution from CubeSats

Cassandra Mercury, Doug McNeil, Sonali Mohapatra, Steve Greenland - Craft Prospect

Dedicated On-Board Computer for Active Debris Removal Mission

Michael Juillard, Muriel Richard, Jean-Paul Kneib – Swiss Federal Institute of Technology

Glue-infused Rotating Nanofibers Net (GRoNNet) for Capturing Space Debris - A Novel Debris Capturing System

Sharanabasaweshwara Asundi - Old Dominion University; Sneha Raibagi, Rashmi Kasargod Pallam, Amogh Anantha Murthy, Prithvi Monteiro, Amit Gadag – People’s Education Society University; Oleksandr Kravchenko - Old Dominion University

Miniaturization of Remote Sensing Scientific Instrument

Tonda MacLeod - Nuvotronics; Mauricio Sanchez Barbetty - Jet Propulsion Laboratory; David Miller - Nuvotronics

ARICA: Demonstration of a Real-time Gamma-Ray Bursts Alert System using the Commercial Satellite Networks

Tomoya Watanabe, Takanori Sakamoto, Motoko Serino, Maomao Duan, Yuki Gouma, Yasuyo Hata, Hikaru Takahashi - Aoyama Gakuin University; Teruaki Enoto - Kyoto University

NOCTUA: Development of a Phased-Array Small-Satellite SAR Mission for Landscape Monitoring

Simone Placidi, Adriano Meta - MetaSensing; Lorenzo Ferrario - D-Orbit Srl (Italy) - S.p.A.; Filippo Speziali - MetaSensing; Stefano Antonetti, Eleonora Luraschi, Matteo Bartolini - D-Orbit Srl (Italy) - S.p.A.

A Unique 16U CubeSat Architecture for 1.5m GSD Commercial Earth Observation

Matthys Cronje - Simera Sense; Jacob Mølbach Nissen - Space Inventor; Jacu Vos, Eben Grobbelaar, Johan Du Plooy - Simera Sense; Søren Pedersen, Leonardo Ghizoni - Space Inventor

The MILO Space Science Institute: Enabling New, Science-Focused Deep Space SmallSat Missions

James Bell - Arizona State University; Lindsay Papsidero, Timothy Linn - Lockheed Martin Space Systems Company; David Thomas - Arizona State University; Lon Levin - Geoshare; Scott Smas - Arizona State University

Additive Manufacturing of Strain Gauge Sensors Using Conductive Polymer by Fused Deposition Modeling and its Applications on Linerless Composite Pressure Vessels

Shamim Mondal - Infinite Composites Technologies

Standardization of the Solar Array Design for Small Satellites

Catarina Silva - SparkWing/Airbus

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Poster Session III

Direction-of-Arrival Estimation for Signal-of-Opportunity Receiver

Manohar Deshpande - NASA Goddard Space Flight Center

F-molding: A New Production Method for Largely Aspherical Mirrors of Cordierite

Shinobu Nagata, Hidehito Himeno, Yuji Ikeda, Shinji Mukai, Hidenori Yamanokuchi, Takato Honjou. Yuuki Nishi, Shinichi Yamaguchi - Kyocera International, Inc

Is There A Paradigm Shift for On-Board Computing and Processing?

Anders Petersen, Patrik Sandin, Viktor Fägerlind - RUAG Space AB (Sweden)

Inter-Satellite Data Relay System (IDRS) for LEO Satellites Using a Commercially Available GEO Satellite System

Khai Pang Tan, Eyal Trachtman - Addvalue Innovation Pte Ltd

Thermal Material Selection in Small Satellite Interfaces to Optimize Cost, Performance and Assembly Time

Craig Green, Leo Prinzi - Carbice Corporation

Configuration Management Workflow for Multi-Spacecraft and Swarm Systems

Robert Lim, Kevin Seywald, Edmund DeLa Cruz, Andrew Mikhail - NASA Ames Research Center

Analysis of Cryocooler Exported Vibrations for Mitigation Strategies in a 6U CubeSat Imaging Payload

Lance Yoneshige, Yosef Ben Gershom - University of Hawaii, Space Flight Laboratory; Carl Kirkconnell, Steven Lust - West Coast Solutions

Radiation-Hardened SmallSat Power Management and Distribution System

Luigi Balarinni - Ragnarok

SmallSat Space Solar Power: A Pathway to a Sustainable Future

Thomas Sinn, Thomas Lund, Alexander Titz, Markus Geiss - Deployables Cubed GmbH; Pauline Faure - California Polytechnic State University

Power Optimal Slew Maneuvers in Support of Small Satellite Earth Imaging Missions

Tyson Smith, Tanner Jones, Skylar Cox - Space Dynamics Laboratory; Greg Droge - Utah State University; Amber Jones - Utah Water Research Laboratory

High Performance Computing on the 2017 NASA InVEST HyTI Mission

Eric Pilger, Harold Garbeil, Kasey Hagi, Miguel Nunes - University of Hawaii, Space Flight Laboratory; Fredrik Bruhn - Unibap AB

Ultra-Low SWaP Relative Navigation

Morgan Redfield, Chris Owens, Andrew Horchler - Astrobotic Technology

A Novel Approach to CubeSat Flight Software Development Using Robot Operating System (ROS)

Samuel Buckner, Carlos Carrasquillo, Riccardo Bevilacqua, Marcus Elosegui - University of Florida

Describing SmallSat Missions with MetaSat

Daina Bouquin - Harvard University / Center for Astrophysics; Pierros Papadeas - Libre Space Foundation; Daniel Chivvis, Allie Williams - Harvard University / Center for Astrophysics; Vasilis Tsiligiannis, Fredy Damkalis - Libre Space Foundation; Katie Frey - Harvard University / Center for Astrophysics

Solving the Problem of Commercial, Multi-Payload Hosting and Satellite Operations Using Micro Satellites from Different Vendors

Pieter van Duijn, Lucas Brémond, Hamilton Little, Gregory Ball - Loft Orbital Solutions Inc.

Innovative Organic Mechanical Architecture for MicroCarb Micro-Satellite

Lander Ruiz De Ocenda, Alexandre Piquereau, Catherine Serieys, Jean-François Cheval, Maxime André – The National Centre for Space Studies (France)

Facilitating the Development of Innovative Mission Architectures by Connecting the Global Community

Manwei Chan - Massachusetts Institute of Technology; Josh Schertz - Colorado School of Mines; Mary Grace Kalnay - Concordia University

A Tailored Systems Engineering Process for the Development of CubeSat Class Satellites

John Gregory - US Naval Academy

Balancing Project Management, Risk, and Educational Opportunities on the Grissom CubeSat Project

Andrew Keys, Robert Bettinger, Chris Sheffield, Sean Miller, Christopher Lomanno - Air Force Institute of Technology

PyCubed Mini: An Open-Source, Computational Platform for Education and Research in the Pocketqube Form Factor

Andrew Gatherer, Max Holliday, Zachary Manchester - Stanford University

CANOE-Sat: CubeSat for Advancing Northrop Grumman Outreach and Experimentation Training the Next-Generation Space Industry Workforce in Satellite Design and Manufacturing

Staten Longo - Northrop Grumman Corp

From Swarm to Starlink: Navigating the Satellite Legal Regime

Charles Mudd - Mudd Law

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Poster Session IV

5G for Smallsat – Seamless Connectivity for IoT & M2M

Per Koch - Gatehouse

A Technical Evaluation of Integrating Optical Inter-Satellite Links into Proliferated Polar LEO Constellations

Joshua Ingersoll - Georgia Institute of Technology

Precision Pointing Considerations for Long-Distance Free-Space Optical Communications

John Beasley, Thomas Walsh, Eric Forstner - BEI Precision

LinkStar-TRK, a Small Satellite Global Communications and Tracking System: System Design, Application and Test Flight Results from Low Earth Orbit

Andrew Santangelo - Sci_Zone

Performance Mapping and Flight Qualification of the 1U Gridded Ion Thruster-Based Electric Propulsion System with Integrated Iodine Propellant

Dmytro Rafalskyi, Elena Zorzoli Rossi, Javier Javier Martínez Martínez, Lui Habl - ThrustMe

Multiple Water Propulsion Systems: All Propulsive Capabilities for CubeSats From LEO to Deep Space

Jun Asakawa, Kazuya Yaginuma, Yuichi Nakagawa, Hiroyuki Koizumi - University of Tokyo

Development of Super-Small Solid Rocket Motor Mounted on the World's Smallest Moon Lander OMOTENASHI

Naoki Morishita, Keiichi Hori, Junji Kikuchi, Tatsuaki Hashimoto - Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA); Sago Yoshimichi, Kiyoyuki Watanabe, Hiroyuki Sasayama - Kawasaki Heavy Industries, Ltd.; Hiroshi Sumida - NOF Corporation

Small Satellite Debris Avoidance with High Thrust Multiple-Impulse Solid Rocket System

Nicholas Dallmann, David Hemsing, Mitchell Hoffmann, Lee Holguin, Joseph Lichthardt, Kassidy Shedd, Ian Shelburne, Bryce Tappan - Los Alamos National Laboratory

A High-Fidelity Ground-Based Space Environment Testbed Utilizing Magnetic Levitation for Fully Integrated Small Spacecraft

Jeremy Bruggemann, Jarrett Kaczmarski - NASA Johnson Space Center

REGULUS Iodine Electric Propulsion System Integration in CubeSats’ Platforms and Testing

Fabio Trezzolani, Nicolas Bellomo, Marco Manente, Davide Scalzi, Matteo Duzzi, Devis Paulon, Alessandro Barbato, Elena Toson - T4i

Challenges and Opportunities for CubeSat Detection for Space Situational Awareness Using a CNN

Craig Kief, Andrew Cochrane, Matt Hannon, Brian Zufelt, Jim Aarestad, Steve Lindsley - Configurable Space Microsystems Innovations & Applications Center at the University of New Mexico

Single Event Latch-up (SEL) Automatic Detection and Recovery for the RT6804-1 Battery Stack Monitor

Kristen Chong, Tom Decker, Nathan Wendel, Amado Gomeri - Analog Devices, Inc.

MicroMHiDe: A Multispectral Sub-Meter Resolution Payload for SmallSats

Roberto Di Paola, Vincent Moreau - AMOS SA; Benoit Deper - Aerospacelab; Helen Srese, Luca Maresi - European Space Agency

CubeSats: Measuring Market Domination

Becki Yukman - Space Foundation

Optics Testing at Planetary Scale

James Muehlner, Jacob Stern, Chester Gillmore, Caroline Pritchett, Kyle Racette, Juan Fernandez - Planet Labs Inc.

From X to L-Band, A System Overview of Momentus Space’s Microwave Electrothermal Thrusters

Vlad Podolsky, Jason Hummelt, Philip Mainwaring, Charlie Feng, Yuqi Wang, Mark Crawford, Bear Flintgruber, Pavan Narsai - Momentus Space

Lunar Flashlight

John Baker - Jet Propulsion Laboratory

A Last-Minute Upgrade: Rapid Integration of an Opportunity Payload into the TUBIN Mission

Julian Bartholomäus, Clément Jonglez, Philip von Keiser, Julius Léglise, Marc Lehmann, Philipp Werner – Berlin Institute of Technology; Klaus Jäckel, Mathias Reibe - IQ Wireless GmbH

A Step-Change in CubeSat Architecture: Moving from Stacked to Slotted Design

Jeremy Allam, Marcel Lariviere, Piyush Patil - Exo-Space, Inc.

Active Array Antenna Architecture Design for Small Satellite SAR System

Hojun Yang, Yuri Lee, Jongpil Kim - LIG NEX1

Development, Application, and Distribution of the CubeSat System Reference Model

David Kaslow - SELF

Virginia Tech Ground Station - Satellite Mission Data Warehouse

Seth Hitefield, Gustavo Gargioni, Zachary Leffke, Dr. Jonathan Black - Virginia Tech

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