|Name||StudSat-1 (Student Satellite-1)|
|Units or mass||1U|
|Status||Was semi-operational until 2010-08-12. Beacon was heard for about one month.|
|Organisation||Nitte Meenakshi Institute of Technology|
|Entity||Academic / Education|
Educational space systems engineering and CMOS camera.
Promote space technology in educational institutions and encourage research and development in miniaturized satellites; introduce students at undergraduate level to space technology, demonstrate a successful inter-state, interuniversity, inter-disciplinary and interdepartmental participation in a single project, develop leadership qualities and scientific temperament among students.
As a payload STUDSAT consists of a CMOS panchromatic camera. The entire architecture of the satellite was centred on the payload. The objective of this system was to obtain a monochrome image of the Earth with resolution of 90 meters covering a swath of 65 km x 45 km.
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