Summer School Alpbach Students successfully optimised a space mission15 December 2016 Back in the summer fifty-eight students took just 10 days to design four space missions. Now, fifteen of those students have revisited one of those mission concepts and this time it took them just 4 days to optimise its design.
Concurrent Engineering Workshops – Call for Applications14 December 2016
Concurrent Engineering Workshops – Call for Applications14 December 2016 Following the success of the first Concurrent Engineering Workshop held in September 2016, the ESA Academy’s Training and Learning Programme is again offering university students the opportunity to learn how ESA assesses technical and financial...
Calling the next generation of spacecraft communications engineers18 November 2016 It’s easy to take spacecraft communications for granted. Yet the art and science involved in sending commands to a satellite and receiving data back is of paramount importance. Without highly skilled communications engineers, there would be no s...
Student experiments on parabolic flights performed successfully 11 November 2016
Student experiments on parabolic flights performed successfully 11 November 2016 An extraordinary experience just concluded for four teams of university students. In the frame of the Fly Your Thesis! 2016 programme, they were selected to conduct experiments during the 65th ESA parabolic flight campaign. This gave the opportunity t...
ESA presents an exciting new training course on Human Space Physiology 04 November 2016 What is it really like to live in space? And what happens to the body in microgravity? Now, thanks to a new training course being offered by ESA’s Education and Space Medicine Offices, medical and biology university students can find out.
Student Aerospace Challenge 2016-201702 November 2016
Student Aerospace Challenge 2016-201702 November 2016 The Astronaute Club Européen (ACE) and its industrial and institutional partners are inviting university students from all ESA Member States* to participate in the Student Aerospace Challenge 2016-2017.