In the academic year 2014-15, the School of electronics and computer science (ECS) at the University of Southampton ran a Group Design Project (GDP) as part of the UoS3 project.
GDPs involve undergraduate students who are in their Masters (fourth) year at University. The ECS GDP was tasked with development of the payload and the data handling unit for the UoS3 spacecraft. There are five members of the ECS GDP:
The UoS3 project is undertaken with the support of the Education Office of the European Space Agency, under the educational Fly your Satellite! Programme; an ESA educational programme complementing academic education.