Jul 12, 2010

STUDSAT

Student Satellite (STUDSAT) is the first pico-satellite developed in the country by a consortium of seven engineering colleges from Karnataka and Andhra Pradesh. STUDSAT weighing less than 1 kg, has the primary objective of promoting space technology in educational institutions and encourage research and development in miniaturized satellites, establishing a communication link between the satellite and ground station, capturing the image of earth with a resolution of 90 meters and transmitting the payload and telemetry data to the earth station.

Mission Experimental / Small Satellite
Weight Less than 1 kg
Altitude 630 km
Orbit Polar Sun Synchronous
प्रमोचन भार / Launch Mass: 
Less than 1 kg
प्रमोचक राकेट / Launch Vehicle: 
PSLV-C15/CARTOSAT-2B
उपग्रह का प्रकार / Type of Satellite: 
Student
निर्माता / Manufacturer: 
ISRO
स्‍वामी / Owner: 
ISRO
अनुप्रयोग / Application: 
Student Satellite
कक्षा का प्रकार / Orbit Type: 
SSPO