SpaceLab MPhil student Barbara Ojur was awarded a prize for her paper on a software defined radio ground station at the 12th IAA Symposium on Small Satellites for Earth Observation, hosted by the International Academy of Astronautics and the German Aerospace Center (DLR) in Berlin, Germany, from 6-10 May 2019.
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On Thursday the 19th of July, course participants of the EEE5126Z Space Mission Design course visited the Denel Spaceteq facility in Grabouw.
On Friday 13 July, the MeerKAT telescope was officially inaugurated. An amazing panoramic image of the galactic centre was unveiled at the inauguration event. We congratulate the SpaceLab students on the MeerKAT team that have contributed to this remarkable project.