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Physics and Astrophysics Research Seminar Series

Spacecraft Systems Engineering

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As part of the School of Science and Technology's Physics and Astrophysics Research Seminar Series, Steve George, Science and Technology Facilities Council presents: Spacecraft Systems Engineering.

  • From: Wednesday 11 March 2020, 1 pm
  • To: Wednesday 11 March 2020, 2 pm
  • Location: 015, CELS, Nottingham Trent University, Clifton Campus, Clifton Lane, Nottingham, NG11 8NS
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Event details

As part of the School of Science and Technology's Physics and Astrophysics Research Seminar Series, Steve George, Science and Technology Facilities Council presents: Spacecraft Systems Engineering.

Abstract

An overview on space mission and spacecraft design from a systems level perspective, including detailed discussions on STFC RAL Space involvement in flagship missions such as the James Webb Space Telescope (JWST), Solar Orbiter, National Satellite Test Facility (NSTF) and more. Steve will be talking about his work as a space systems engineer at STFC RAL Space, focusing on orbit design & analysis for RAL Space led cubesat missions, Thermal Vacuum Testing of spacecraft instrumentation and using satellite data for landmine detection in Cambodia. In addition to this, the talk will include extra-curricular endeavours that have supported Steve's career into the space industry; these range from leading National & University student societies, organising & hosting national conferences, space engineering competitions, designing mars rovers and launching high power rockets.

This seminar is hosted by Ian Shuttleworth

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For any enquires please contact Ian Shuttleworth

Location details

Room/Building:

015, CELS

Address:

Nottingham Trent University
Clifton Campus
Clifton Lane
Nottingham
NG11 8NS

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