SunSat Satellite

Satellite SunSat
Form factor CubeSat
Units or mass 2U
Status cancelled
Entity name The University of Sheffield
Institution University
Entity type Academic / Education
Country UK

Understand the rate of deforestation by observing the Earth.


Using a high resolution camera to image the ground cover, data is compressed before being transmitted back to the ground station at regular intervals. Using Artificial Intelligence, deforestation and its cause in desertification (one of the major environmental hazards) will be studied.

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