We want to revolutionize Earth observation by operating satellites at much lower altitudes than usual. Our satellites will be smaller, lighter and cheaper to launch while achieving a better resolution than today’s devices.
How is this possible?

Our Vision

Impact on
and society

Why it matters

How can we improve aerodynamics and increase the satellite's lifetime, while reducing drag?

Our Research Questions

Highlights, News & Events

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17-19 June 2020

8th SC Meeting – REMOTE!

Due to the corona pandemic, the 8th Steering Committee (SC) Meeting, originally planned to take place in Aalborg, Denmark, from 17-19 June 2020, will be replaced with a REMOTE MEETING ON THE SAME DATES. Details will follow via email. Stay healthy, everybody!

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20 May 2020

Delivery of SOAR Payloads to Gomspace

Both flight model payloads have been successfully delivered to Gomspace in Denmark to be integrated onto SOAR, our CubeSat set for launch later this year!

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16 April 2020

DISCOVERER – First ignition of our IPT

DISCOVERER is proud to announce the first ignition of our Inductive Plasma Thruster (IPT) has been achieved at the Institut für Raumfahrtsysteme (IRS), Universität Stuttgart. 

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06 February 2020

DISCOVERER LinkedIn Relaunch!

We are pleased to announce the DISCOVERER LinkedIn pages have been revamped & relaunched! Give us a follow to keep up to date with exciting developments on the project and our research teams as we reach the final phase!

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