Courses and Programs
Mars Settlement & Exploration 2023
January 3 - Feb 25, 2023, Online
An 8-week online certificate Program in Mars Settlement and Exploration about the life and systems in designing, building, and operating a Mars settlement to advance the R&D and develop the mindset to become multiplanetary.
Mars Science and Engineering Certificate
Aug 28 - Sep 3, 2022
The 7-day online Mars Science and Engineering Program unites researchers, participants after ISU’s Space Studies Program (SSP) from Sunday, August 28 - September 3, 2022 with the University of Lisbon’s (IST) Engineering School in Portugal.
Satellite Engineering and Electromagtronics (SEE 321)
Learn how to design, build, and operate a spacecraft beyond Earth orbit. The 12-weeks online 1CR course cohosted by Magneto Space & MU, research intensive course immerses participants to advance & build on-orbit MagSat-2 1.5U cubesat with Spintronics & Magnetic Field FPGA and launch to GEO by late 2023.
Venus Science and Engineering (VSE311)
June 12-July 29, 2023
Learn how to design, build, and operate systems and aerostats/high altitude balloons in Venus atmosphere. Immersive 3CR research experience online over 9 weeks to design and support aerostat balloon TRL demo on Earth and in Venus clouds. With 15+ lecturers and R&D projects, apply engineering, aerospace, math principles with topics on flight, turbulence, electronics, navigation, ABEP, ISRU, and more.