STUDENT

RESOURCES

LINKS

CubeSats

Cubesat 101 https://www.nasa.gov/sites/default/files/atoms/files/nasa_csli_cubesat_101_508.pdf

List of CubeSats

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_CubeSats

NASA to Launch ‘Swarms’ of Small, Earth-Observing Satellites

https://www.space.com/34644-nasa-small-satellites-earth-science.html

Crazy Engineering: CubeSats (∼3 min)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7RrWZJHkREI

Cubesats | Mini cube satellites (∼15 min)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-BGXRGoEnAc 

NASA EDGE: CubeSat Workshop (∼24 min)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wTvaU24BZMA

Space Hitchhikers: The ESPA Ring

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=S_5MlJh5g3o

3D Printing/Manufacturing

FlashForge Finder 3D Printer FULL REVIEW (∼20 min)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1V_vJ01V9YA

Flashprint Basics (∼12 min)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_kLhOVnDgQI

Revised: 3D Printing – 13 Things I Wish I Knew When I Got Started (∼31 min)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LvGKfevdf_Q&t=379s

Print Quality Troubleshooting Guide

https://www.simplify3d.com/support/print-quality-troubleshooting/

Top 10 Calibration Prints for Your 3D Printer (∼17 min)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kgCjDy_IgXg

How to clean glue from a 3D printer bed (∼2 min)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kIUctWjyNPU

Basics: Cleaning out a clogged nozzle! (∼7 min)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=223&v=g8uvh6kvr54&feature=emb_logo

5 ways to ruin your filament (and how to fix it)! (∼10 min) – I don’t recommend putting your filament in the oven

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WlmCc-vRNr0

How to design snap-fit joints for 3D printing

https://www.hubs.com/knowledge-base/how-design-snap-fit-joints-3d-printing/

3D Printed Joinery: Simplifying Assembly

https://markforged.com/resources/blog/joinery-onyx

South Atlantic Anomaly

NASA Explores Earth’s Magnetic “Dent”

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qpdQcw_52iM&t=159s

Why space over South America is deadly for Satellites

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=w-nfF7bK34Y

Radiation hot spot over South America with no satellites

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wy1vFVo_2PE

General Astronomy

Telescope Guide: Your One-Stop Resource for Getting Started with Telescopes & Astronomy

https://www.telescopeguide.org/

 

SOLID EDGE TRAINING & TUTORIALS

We have created a few tutorial videos about Solid Edge. Please follow the link for the videos (under the folder “CAD Tutorials”) under the videos google drive:

 

Also, if you would like additional (and more thorough) training sessions, Siemens offers tutorials every Thursday afternoon from  3:30 – 5:30 pm at 675 Discovery Drive, Huntsville, AL.  Please ask us for more details about this if you are interested.

PHOTOS

All the photos from every project in the ENGINEER Program, including ExCITE, are placed in galleries at the ENGINEER photos website: 

http://www.engineerphotos.org/

STUDENT

UPLOADS/DOWNLOADS

TEAM UPLOADS

Below is team upload form. Please fill out and hit the submit button. For questions, please contact us.

TEAM Downloads

Below is a link to the GOOGLE DRIVE for team downloads.

STUDENT

VIDEOS

Below is a link to the Google Drive which contains all the ExCITE videos and supporting files for the semester. Please click the link, and refer to the correct week for your video(s). You only need to watch the videos that pertain to your group.

NOTE: Please download the videos, then watch them. Do not try to watch the videos online (in your browser), it won’t work properly. All supporting documentation (PowerPoint files, etc.) will be in the folder with the videos.

Schools

Contacts

Students

Years Established

Get In Touch

Location: 200 Sparkman Dr NW #2nd,  35805

Telephone: (256) 824-STEM (7836)

Email: excite@uah.edu