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11 / 06 / 2021

CUAVA wins the category Space Education and Outreach Program of the Year for 2021. CUAVA was announced as winner at the Australian Space Awards, held at gala event held on June 4th.

31 / 05 / 2021
CUAVA Director, Prof. Iver Cairns, recently gave a talk on progress of CUAVA projects - including CUAVA-1 - at the Sydney Space Frontier Society chapter of the National Space Society of Australia (NSSA). You can view the talk in full here.
25 / 05 / 2021

CUAVA Wins State Government Funding for NSW Space Qualification program, with project code-named ‘Waratah Seed’.

20 / 05 / 2021

CUAVA have achieved a major milestone this week in completing delivery of CUAVA-1 to SpaceBD in Japan.

10 / 05 / 2021

The Asia Oceania Geosciences Society (AOGS) Council has announced that they will confer an Honorary Member Award on CUAVA Director, Professor Iver Cairns, at their Annual General Meeting this coming August.

05 / 05 / 2021

CUAVA has been named as a finalist in the Space Connect Australian Space Awards 2021 for the following categories: 

10 / 02 / 2021

CUAVA researchers Eleanor Bruce, Alex Jones, KC Wong and Kevin Davies in collaboration with DST researcher Doug Cato (DST), Tomonori Hu (NSW Smart Sensing Network), industry partner Paul Barber (ArborCarbon), Elaine Baker (MSI) and Scott Sheehan (MMR), have recently received funding to solve a challenge posed by the Government’s Business Research and Innovation Initiative (BRII) to automate the detection of whales at sea.

01 / 12 / 2020

The Australian Space Awards showcases the best and brightest in Australia’s space industry.  This year the University of Sydney has been named Academic Institution of the Year at the 2020 Australian Space Awards.   “The award recognises the achievements of space engineering teaching and research at the University of Sydney since 2001,” said event organiser, SpaceConnect.

28 / 08 / 2020

25 SEPTEMBER, 2020 @ 13:00 CUAVA is holding an Information Session for anyone thinking of starting a Research Degree in 2020/21. 

28 / 08 / 2020

CUAVA Students win Innovation Challenge with their new generation satellite navigation system, CROSS.

11 / 08 / 2020

Vote now for the CROSS Star Tracker project in the Student Innovation Challenge. CROSS is a star tracker project led by CUAVA project students in the School of Aerospace, Mechanical, and Mechatronic Engineering in the Faculty of Engineering and Information Technology at the University of Sydney, in collaboration with the ARC Training Centre for CubeSats, UAVs & their Applications (CUAVA). The project is led by Joshua Critchley-Marrows, under the supervision of CUAVA CIs, Dr. Xiaofeng…

21 / 06 / 2020

Saber Astronautics is starting a new program to open source software to connect satellites to mission control centres.  Called the Open Source Space Operations project, or “OSSO”, the aim is to make it easier for new space companies to rapidly deploy their missions.