The Center for Space Science and Engineering (Space@VT) comprises a group of faculty, students and staff devoted to the investigation of the space environment. We presently include members from the Bradley Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering and the Department of Aerospace and Ocean Engineering. The Center resides in the College of Engineering.
Our mission is to provide forefront research, instruction, and educational outreach in the fields of space science and engineering utilizing a holistic approach of theoretical modeling, advanced simulation techniques, space system and instrument design, and experimental data acquisition, analysis and interpretation. For more information, visit our "About Us" page.
Virginia Tech RockSat-X Payload
Virginia Tech’s RockSat-X team is tasked with designing and building a sounding rocket payload, Nitric Oxide and Dust Detector Experiment (NODDEX), for launch in the 2012 RockSat-X Program. Read More.