Colloquium 2009

Colloquium – 2009

Saturday, 25 July 2009
Session 1: Chairman: Jim Heck, G3WGM
1015-1100 European Astronaut Selection, Mars Pathfinder Dr Andreas Mogense
1100-1140 FUNcube Graham Shirville, G3VZV
1140-1220 Nanosatellite Technologies and Services Freddy Pranajaya, UTIAS Space Flight Laboratory
Session 2: Chairman: David Johnson, G4DPZ
1320-1340 CP6 Status Report Bryan Klofas, KF6ZEO
1340-1400 Orbit Prediction Ivo Klinkert, PA1IVO
1400-1440 Medium Earth Orbit: An affordable alternative to HEO David Bowman, G0MRF
1440-1520 Supersonics, RF Harmonics, Digital Electronics and Teddy Bears: A Near-Space Adventure” Ed Moore and Fergus Noble, Cambridge University Spaceflight
Session 3: Chairman: Ken Eaton, GW1FKY
1540-1620 ARISS Contact Report Carlos Eavis (RSGB), G0AKI, and Ciaran Morgan (AMSAT-UK), M0XTD
1620-1700 AMSAT-DL Update & Earth-Venus-Earth Project Report Peter Guelzow, DB2OS, AMSAT-DL
1700-1730 Rocket Range Contest – How far will it travel? David Bowman, G0MRF
Sunday, 26 July 2009
Session 4: Chairman: Trevor, M5AKA
0940-1020 GENSO Project – Progress & demonstration Neil Melville (ESA), PA9N
1020-1040 ESEO Mission Update Graham Shirville, G3VZV
1040-1100 AMSAT-NA Update Drew Glasbrenner, KO4MA, AMSAT VP-Operations
Session 5: Chairman: Graham Shirville, G3VZV
1120-1200 Bootleg Postcards: Armchair Astronauts Exploring the Solar System Doug Ellison, Unmannedspaceflight.com
1200-1240 Delfi-C3 update & flight results Wouter Weggelaar, PA3WEG
Session 6: Chairman: Chris Weaver, G1YGY
1340-1420 Engineers Wanted! Tempting Teenagers to Explore Technology Garry Bulmer, Software Architect
1420-1440 Software Defined Radio reception of Satellite Signals Drew Glasbrenner, KO4MA