EE-585 / 2 crédits

Enseignant: Nicollier Claude

Langue: Anglais


Summary

This course is a "concepts" course. It introduces a variety of concepts in use in the design of a space mission, manned or unmanned, and in space operations. it is at least partly based on the practical space experience of the lecturer

Content

Keywords

  • Space systems
  • Space research
  • Space exploration
  • Space engineering
  • Space operations

Learning Prerequisites

Required courses

  • Bachelor level courses in physics, vector analysis, and calculus

Learning Outcomes

By the end of the course, the student must be able to:

  • Assess / Evaluate space mission goal and objectives
  • Design mission to reach goal
  • Assess / Evaluate competing designs

Transversal skills

  • Communicate effectively with professionals from other disciplines.
  • Communicate effectively, being understood, including across different languages and cultures.

Teaching methods

28 hour course in the spring semester, out of which 12 hours are exercise hours, to reinforce the concepts explained in the course

Expected student activities

actively participate in the course and exercise sessions

Assessment methods

oral examination

Supervision

Office hours Yes
Assistants Yes
Forum No

Resources

Bibliography

provided in the course introduction

Notes/Handbook

Course notes available before each course on Moodle

Websites

Moodle Link

Dans les plans d'études

  • Semestre: Printemps
  • Forme de l'examen: Oral (session d'été)
  • Matière examinée: Space mission design and operations
  • Cours: 2 Heure(s) hebdo x 14 semaines
  • Semestre: Printemps
  • Forme de l'examen: Oral (session d'été)
  • Matière examinée: Space mission design and operations
  • Cours: 2 Heure(s) hebdo x 14 semaines
  • Semestre: Printemps
  • Forme de l'examen: Oral (session d'été)
  • Matière examinée: Space mission design and operations
  • Cours: 2 Heure(s) hebdo x 14 semaines
  • Semestre: Printemps
  • Forme de l'examen: Oral (session d'été)
  • Matière examinée: Space mission design and operations
  • Cours: 2 Heure(s) hebdo x 14 semaines
  • Semestre: Printemps
  • Forme de l'examen: Oral (session d'été)
  • Matière examinée: Space mission design and operations
  • Cours: 2 Heure(s) hebdo x 14 semaines

Semaine de référence

 LuMaMeJeVe
8-9     
9-10     
10-11     
11-12     
12-13     
13-14     
14-15     
15-16     
16-17     
17-18     
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19-20     
20-21     
21-22