Target Recognition and Acquisition Cube

TRACSat: develop a ground-based testbed to characterize Guidance and Navigation Control algorithms.

Project Sponsor: 
SURREY Satellite Technology   

Customer: Chris Pearson & Sam Denny
Project Advisors: Dr. Dale Lawrence (CU)  
Project Manager: Mike Opland

Team Members:

Project Outcomes

  • Provided a way to test CubeSat control algorithms on the ground vs orbit
  • Attitude and translation maneuver planning