Developing a Linux-based nanosatellite on-board computer: Flight results from the Aalto-1 mission

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  • Aalto University


The on-board computers of a spacecraft handle telecommands sent by the ground, provide telemetry to the ground, process on-board data, and control the spacecraft platform and payloads. A spacecraft may have one or several on-board computers that handle different tasks.


Original languageEnglish
Article number8637100
Pages (from-to)4-14
Number of pages11
JournalIEEE Aerospace and Electronic Systems Magazine
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 2019
MoE publication typeA1 Journal article-refereed

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