Nanosatellites and Applications to Commercial and Scientific Missions

  title={Nanosatellites and Applications to Commercial and Scientific Missions},
  author={Adriano Camps},
  journal={Satellites Missions and Technologies for Geosciences},
  • Adriano Camps
  • Published 12 November 2019
  • Physics
  • Satellites Missions and Technologies for Geosciences
In the past two decades, a silent revolution has taken place in the space domain, leading to what today is known as “New Space.” We have passed from a selected group of countries, space agencies, and big industries building, launching, and operating satellites and other spacecrafts, of a scenario in which many universities and research institutes can do it. The key of this was the definition of the “CubeSat” standard, back to 1999. In 2013, it all took off on the commercial Earth Observation… 

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