Exoplanet Cubesat mission (ExoplanetSat)

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Exoplanet Cubesat mission (ExoplanetSat)

Post by Sirius_Alpha on 18th May 2011, 2:52 am

ExoplanetSat: Detecting Transiting Exoplanets Using a Low-Cost CubeSat Platform

Setting Sight on a Single Star (Spacedaily)


I thought we had a thread on this already... but I can't seem to find it.


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Re: Exoplanet Cubesat mission (ExoplanetSat)

Post by Lazarus on 26th May 2011, 4:45 pm

Seems pretty neat, although picking a single star is a risky strategy for a transit mission.
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Students Build Planet-hunting Miniature Satellite

Post by Led_Zep on 20th September 2011, 1:49 pm

Nice project for students :
http://www.spaceref.com/news/viewsr.html?pid=38460
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Re: Exoplanet Cubesat mission (ExoplanetSat)

Post by Sirius_Alpha on 20th September 2011, 5:06 pm

Led_Zep wrote:Nice project for students :
http://www.spaceref.com/news/viewsr.html?pid=38460
Very Happy
Merged with the thread on this topic.

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Re: Exoplanet Cubesat mission (ExoplanetSat)

Post by NMarkis on 4th December 2011, 9:52 pm

How much would one of these Nanosats cost to build out of curiosity?

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Re: Exoplanet Cubesat mission (ExoplanetSat)

Post by Sirius_Alpha on 4th December 2011, 10:50 pm

$5 M according to this source.

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Re: Exoplanet Cubesat mission (ExoplanetSat)

Post by NMarkis on 5th December 2011, 12:13 am

Gotcha, and thanks.

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