Keyword: Spacecraft

Articles: Materials
Intergalactic, an aerospace thermal management company, has an inventive approach to heat exchangers.
Articles: Test & Measurement
Avionics engineering teams should minimize testing time to accelerate the pace of innovation required for the next era of space exploration.
Application Briefs: Unmanned Systems
The Mars helicopter features six brushed DC motors.
Application Briefs: Aerospace
See how the integrated circuits supported a mission to examine asteroids.
News: Communications

Quality management professionals across the global aerospace and defense community discuss the AS9100 international standard, audits, and equipment...

News: Electronics & Computers

SAE International is inviting global participation in its AeroTech® aerospace and defense technology conference and exhibition, which is for the first...

Briefs: Aerospace
Low-impact sensors close a gap in the U.S. space weather observation network.
Application Briefs: Aerospace
The Space Dynamics Laboratory will build six spacecraft for NASA’s Sun Radio Interferometer Space Experiment mission.
Articles: Materials
Brazing isn't efficient, says an industry expert, and it's time for a change.
Articles: Materials
A diamond composite is the ultimate optics and semiconducting super-material.
Articles: Semiconductors & ICs
Learn about the different FPGA technologies that are available for space applications, and the process for developing the components.
Application Briefs: Robotics, Automation & Control
A number of maxon's precision DC and BLDC motors were designed into the Perseverance rover.
Articles: Aerospace
More and more companies are designing rockets, satellites, and reusable space vehicles that require thruster valves to position, maintain, or change vehicle orbit in space.
Briefs: RF & Microwave Electronics
Characterizing uncertainty in estimating the state of a resident space object is one of the fundamentals of many space surveillance tasks.
Articles: Photonics/Optics
NASA is adding a new antenna for communicating with the agency’s farthest-flung robotic spacecraft.
Articles: Aerospace
Businesses are using AR to overhaul processes, drive efficiencies, reduce manufacturing errors, and improve their bottom line.
Articles: Photonics/Optics

The design of avionics systems must balance several factors. First, engineers want to increase the performance of the systems installed in aircraft or spacecraft. Second, they want...

Articles: Communications

The Global Positioning System (GPS), a satellite-based navigation system used by an estimated four billion people worldwide to figure out where they are on Earth at any moment, could be used to...

Articles: Aerospace

NASA spacecraft typically rely on human-controlled radio systems to communicate with Earth. As collection of space data increases, NASA looks to alternative radio technologies to...

Briefs: Materials

In order to address issues related to mechanical and vibrational stresses that are commonly experienced in mounting, launch,...

News: Aerospace
DETECTING PLASTIC LANDMINES

Hidden PFM-1 anti-personnel landmines are unexploded ordnance (UXO) devices that pose a difficult challenge to conventional...

Articles: Mechanical & Fluid Systems

More and more aerospace applications are incorporating fiber optics technology into their designs due to its many advantages over copper. The thinner fiber solutions provide higher speed over a...

Application Briefs: Manufacturing & Prototyping
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Articles: Software

As satellites and astronauts travel further out in space, the more communication challenges they face. NASA launched the InSight Mission on May 5, 2018 from Vandenberg Air Force...

Articles: Photonics/Optics

A new research project announced recently as a collaboration between the Georgia Institute of Technology and satellite communications provider Xenesis could help open the...

Articles: Aerospace

Additive manufacturing was invented more than 30 years ago and, from small beginnings in prototyping, has developed and grown into a $6 billion industry. While additive...

Articles: Electronics & Computers

Transmitting and receiving radio signals between spacecraft in deep space is a snap compared with getting those signals back to Earth, especially when the spacecraft is 120 billion miles away.

Articles: Defense

There are a few open specifications in the embedded industry that have been used in the extreme environments of space over the years. These include VME, CompactPCI, OpenVPX, and MicroTCA. But, prime contractors such...

Articles: Aerospace

The recent surge in demand for adaptive cruise control (ACC) and commercial autonomous vehicles has drawn a lot of attention to these innovative applications. Based on pulsed laser...

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