Maxwell is participating in the University Nanosatellite Program, an Air Force Research Labs program providing funding and guidance to university projects working on small satellites. The goal of the program is to provide students with experience and prepare them for careers in the aerospace industry. UNP also aims to foster small satellite expertise in US universities.
University of Colorado Boulder
MAXWELL is one of the satellites built as part of the CU Boulder Graduate Projects Cubesat section. Other satellites designed and built by students in this section include CSSWE, QB50, MinXSS, and CUE3. To learn more about the class or if you are interested in joining, check out our recruitment page. Anyone is encouraged to join us on our missions!