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CHESS is a real space mission coordinated by the EPFL Spacecraft Team. Join the team to take your first step into space! click the button bellow for recruitment session zoom link
A Swiss orbital mission
CHESS is a Swiss space mission to monitor the Earth’s upper atmosphere using two nano-satellites.
CHESS is a Swiss space mission to monitor the Earth’s upper atmosphere with 2 mass spectrometers aboard 2 nano-satellites. Made at Bern University, it’s a world class gas analyser, and an outstanding piece of technology.
The adventure has already started !
Team creation and first mission designs
In-depth cost study and payload requirements
First design for all the subsystems
Partial redesign of the platform and preparation for PDR
Flatsat developement, testing ,and preparation for CDR.
System integration and testing
The big boom
Getting all the data from the sat, updating, first data analysis
We will continue gathering data until reentry.
Nation wide project
CHESS is a student project, supervised by well-known teachers and universities.
JOIN THE ADVENTURE
Such ambitious project is only possible with your help. As student, teacher or industrial firm, join force with us!