Project Management

Principal Investigator:

Program Manager:

  • Michael Goetz - mag222 (@cornell.edu)

Project Advisors:

  • Dr. Mark Campbell
  • Dr. Mark Psiaki

Spacecraft Technologist:

  • Liran Gazit - lg345

Flight Operations

The Flight Operations team defines the detailed, on orbit operations plan for both CUSat satellites. Operating procedures are defined to match with hardware and mission specifications and help ensure successful execution of the mission.

Subsystem Members
Michael Boor - mdb236 Timothy Kim - tjk68

InControl Development

The InControl-Dev team develops InControl ground control software for CUSat flight operations. This includes interfacing between ground systems, implementing software that allows for easy control and communication with both satellites, and supporting mission operators.

Lead: Michael Goetz - mag222 (@cornell.edu)

Subsystem Members
Ryan Zhou - rz42

Ground Segment

The Ground Segment team ensures proper implementation of CUSat ground operations. This includes building and coordinaing the four ground stations (Ithaca, Redondo Beach, Colorado Springs, and Kwaj) as well as implementing software that allows for easy control and communication with both satellites.

Subsystem Members
Adam Mendrela - aem228