• Classroom
  • Online, Instructor-Led
Course Description

Space Systems Engineering Fundamentals is a 2-day course introducing participants to the fundamental principles of systems engineering applied to development of space systems. Participants learn about project and systems engineering management, concept definition, stakeholders management, developing ConOps, trade studies, requirements analysis and engineering, system architecture and interface definition, system synthesis, engineering design, integration, verification and validation, operations/sustainability and system

Learning Objectives

  • Understand the fundamental principles of space systems engineering.
  • Explore the key components and subsystems involved in space missions.
  • Examine the challenges and considerations in designing space systems.
  • Gain knowledge of propulsion systems used in space exploration.
  • Learn about satellite communication and control systems.
  • Explore the impact of environmental factors on space missions.
  • Understand the basics of orbital mechanics and trajectory design.
  • Examine the role of automation and robotics in space exploration.
  • Discuss the importance of collaboration and teamwork in space projects.
  • Gain insights into current trends and advancements in space systems engineering.

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