After initial welcome and inauguration of the workshop by Kris Kimel of Space Tango, Professor Bob Twiggs
of University Morehaed explained the cubesat's start and its evolution toward the pocketqubes, their development
and launch the last November 21, 2013. Then Howie DeFelice, member of the team that built the $50sat told
about building this pocketqube in a very interesting talk. Dr Ben Malphrus of University Morehead described the
future deployment of pocketqube from the ISS.
WORKSHOP 2014 AT CAPE CANAVERAL, FL
Kris Kimel of Space Tango
After a sumptuous lunch, in the afternoon Bob Twigss talked about the nature of the orbits and the effect of space environment on pocketqubes. Ben Maphrus then gave a detailed explanation of bureaucratic regulations and paperwork needed to launch any satellite.
During the event some parts, components and satellites were shown to understand better the state of the art.
This was a brief account of this workshop which served for meet many intelligent people and some of the key people in the world of pq .Watch some of the talks in our channel.
Dr Benjamin Malphrus-MSU
The May 14, 2014 was developed the pocketqube workshop in Cape Canaveral, FL. Participants from various states and countries like Lithuania and Argentina were present as members of the Morehead State University, Space Kentucky, Space Tango and companies like Sparkfun.