Ham Radio Workshop held at Satellite Event

Participants at the 2013 small satellite developer workshop

Some of the participants at the 2013 small satellite developer workshop

The National Institute of Amateur Radio was involved in the Small Satellite Developer Workshop held July 8-13, 2013 at the Indian Institute of Information Technology, in Kancheepuram.

The event was organized by Dhruva Space, a Bangalore based Small Satellite and High Altitude Ballooning Start-up, in association with the National Institute of Amateur Radio, Hyderabad.

Satellite experts with engineering models on display helped participants to grasp the challenges in designing and developing the subsystems of the small satellites.

To understand space based applications an Amateur Radio workshop was conducted to give participants a live example of usage of communications during disaster management.

Read the full report of the event in the Small Satellite Developer Workshop Newsletter

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