// a "bright" idea brought to you by the Brown CubeSat Team

About Us

Our Goals

  • Creating a baseline design for future projects
  • Opening space technology to non-professionals
  • Demonstrating visibility as a new form of satellite tracking and communication

The Quick Facts

  • 10cm X 10cm X 10 cm
  • 1 kg
  • ~25 undergraduate students
  • 300km orbital height
  • 2-4 month lifespan
  • ~13,000 USD build budget
  • tracked by 435MHz radio and photographic strobe