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IOWA STATE'S CUBESAT PROJECT

CySat
CySat

THE MISSION

CySat is a Make to Innovate (M:2:I) project dedicated to giving students the ability to apply the knowledge they gain in class to a real astronautics project. Students will be exposed to team based environment with many problem solving opportunities. They will have to adapt to various tasks and be able to utilize the right resources in order to satisfy a given objective. Though CySat is a multidisciplinary project, students can expect a heavy emphasis on the engineering side of industry work. 

The Team

Project Leader — Mackenzie Kilcoin

Faculty Advisor — Matthew Nelson

CySat is consistent of four main subgroups:

  • Structures
  • Electrical
  • Communications
  • Payload & Regulatory

Links to each subsystem can be found on the top right side of the page.

Project Organizational Chart

Team Photo

Will Brown, Shane Hickson, Brian Caskey, Mani Bhuma, Josh Gilmore,

Alfin Koshy, Jacob Goldenberg, Arun Krishnan, Wesley Sebetka,

Yiqi Liang, Mo Reza, Logan Anderson, Nolan Jessen,

Heidi Anderson, Ola Carnahan, Austin Dvorak,

Luke Gordon, Max Kiley, Sam Massey, Will Rickert, Mackenzie Kilcoin