Thales Alenia Space Italia and its advanced technologies and solutions for Space Missions

Wednesday's @DISI Industrial Workshops

27 November 2019
Versione stampabile

Venue: Polo Ferrari 1, via Sommarive 5 (Povo) – Room A103
Hour: 13.30 - 14.30 

Speakers

  • Luca Nardecchia, Thales Alenia Space
  • Enrico Varriale, Thales Alenia Space

Abstract

The goal of Thales Alenia Space presentation is to share with students the industrial context and the business domains  of its activities and products with a short overview of Thales Alenia Space positioning within Thales corporate.

After a short summary of main business and technological domain, we will present to students three representative activities and in particular:

An overview of two Research and Development activities developed also though cooperation with University of Trento

  • An autonomous navigation system based on UWB wireless sensor network
  • An autonomous formation flying solution to create clusters of small autonomously cooperating  satellites

An overview of an End-to-End and System industrial approach for Earth Observation Missions, including

  • Mission and System Definition from user needs
  • System Architecture of Earth Observation Space Missions, including Space Segment and Ground Segment
  • ​End-to-End Chain of User Image requests: functional steps through the System from user request of an image to reception of the final product.

For more information, please contact comm.disi [at] unitn.it