Low-Cost Attitude Determination in Nano-Satellites


CFP: #106 Round: 17
Unversity/Faculty: American University in Cairo Project Type: PRP Company: N/A
ITAC Fund: EGP 998,544 Start Date: 11/1/2015 End Date: Ongoing

Project Output:

A high-accuracy, low-cost attitude determination and control system (ADCS) based on 3-axis MEMS-based miniature gyroscopes, overcoming the drawbacks of MEMS rate gyroscopes in attitude determination, including the absence of absolute attitude determination, severe drift and noise.