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Home > Research > Current Projects > Small Rockets

Small Rockets

Principal investigator and institution: Mark Conde, UAF/GI A sequence of small (large amateur-class) rockets to be launched from Poker Flat for technology development of the deployment of an array of small payloads from a deployer vehicle. Dartmouth will be providing Arduino-based electronics for the deployables to measure their position, attitude, and acceleration; and will investigate the use of 900MHz "DNT" radio systems for local communications.

FACULTY CONTACT: >Kristina Lynch