Laboratories and facilities

Information about Aalto University's laboratories and facilities related to Spacecraft.
Educational satellite ground station

Educational satellite ground station

Aalto University operates an educational ground station with amateur radio licence. The ground station has call (OH2AGS) and it is located at the campus area in Otaniemi Finland (Maarintie 8). The QTH locator is KP20JE. 

The ground station features fully steerable antennas for VHF and UHF amateur frequency bands and a fully steerable dish antenna for S-band. 

Contact person: Petri Niemelä ([email protected])

Small satellite laboratory

Small satellite laboratory

Aalto University has built a CubeSat laboratory which features an electronics design workshop, a small clean room for integration and essential testing equipment for vacuum and thermal testing.

Contact persons: Matti Vaaja ([email protected]), Jaan Praks ([email protected]


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