2 edition of System controller hardware and embedded software for the Petite Amateur Navy Satellite (PANSAT) found in the catalog.
1997 by Naval Postgraduate School, Available from National Technical Information Service in Monterey, Calif, Springfield, Va .
Written in English
This thesis documents the design of the hardware and embedded software of a digital computer that provides autonomous control of the PANSAT spacecraft. The system was designed for use during a two year mission in a low earth orbit. The computer uses an Intel M80C186XL running at 7.3728 MHz, 512 kbytes of error-detection and correction RAM, 64 kbytes of ROM, and standard CMOS components to provide a general purpose microcomputer. The purpose of the computer is to control all subsystems of the spacecraft, perform analog-to- digital conversions, orchestrate duplicate hardware components to provide redundancy, and upload new software from a ground station. The hardware system was built on printed circuit boards which were manufactured by the Space System Academic Group and tested for proper operation. The embedded software was coded using 80186 Assembler and the C programming language, tested for proper operation, and placed into ROM as firmware.
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Construction and Testing of an 80C86 Based Communications Controller for the Petite Amateur Navy Satellite (PANSAT) by Stephen M. Tobin Captain, United States Army B.S., United States Military Academy, Submitted in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of.
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The book is equally applicable for students as well for system engineers in space industry. modification and verification of an antenna design for the petite amateur navy satellite (pansat) using nec 5. funding numbers 6. author(s) karapinar ercument 7. performing organization names(s) and address(es) naval postgraduate school monterey, ca.
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