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Meet the KU Team Behind DhabiSat

February 21, 2021

Meet the students, faculty and researchers who are contributing to the DhabiSat mission. DhabiSat is the second mini satellite, or CubeSat, to be developed by a team of KU students. 

Find out who they are and what role they are playing to ensure DhabiSat’s success.

To learn more about the mission and scope of DhabiSat, read this article

 

Faculty

 

Dr. Firas Salah Jarrar Acting Manager of Yahsat Space Lab & Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering

 

Students

 

Ahmed Ali Albuainain MSc Engineering Systems and Management (Space Systems and Technology Concentration) / Member of Communication subsystem team. Also involved in Risk Management and Concept of Operations team.

Aysha Khaled Alharam MSc Electrical and Computer Engineering (Space Systems and Technology Concentration) / Member of Attitude Determination and Control/Payload/On-Board Computer subsystem. Also involved in Concept of Operations team.

Ebrahim Ali Almansoori MSc Engineering Systems and Management (Space Systems and Technology Concentration) / Member of Concept of Operations team.

Aaesha Ahmed Almazrouei MSc Mechanical Engineering (Space Systems and Technology Concentration) / Member of Mechanical subsystem.

Yaqoob Khaled Alqassab MSc Mechanical Engineering (Space Systems and Technology Concentration) / Member of Attitude Determination and Control subsystem.

Muhammad Taha Ansari MSc Mechanical Engineering (Space Systems and Technology Concentration) / Member of Attitude Determination and Control/Mechanical subsystem.

Ahmed Mohamed Bushlaibi MSc Engineering Systems and Management (Space Systems and Technology Concentration) / Member of Electrical Power subsystem.

Abdullah Alansari MSc Mechanical Engineering (Space Systems and Technology Concentration) / Member of the Attitude Determination and Control subsystem.

Ali Andan Al Mahmood MSc Engineering Systems and Management (Space Systems and Technology Concentration) / Member of On-Board Computer/Attitude Determination and Control subsystem. Also involved in Fault, Detection, Isolation and Recovery team.

Aaliya Khan MSc Mechanical Engineering (Space Systems and Technology Concentration) / Member of Mechanical subsystem. Also involved in Project Management team.

Abdullah Almesmari MSc Mechanical Engineering (Space Systems and Technology Concentration) / Member of the Mechanical subsystem.

Adham Alkhaja MSc Mechanical Engineering (Space Systems and Technology Concentration) / Member of the Attitude Determination and Control subsystem.

Ali Alhammadi MSc Mechanical Engineering (Space Systems and Technology Concentration) / Member of the Mechanical subsystem.

Ali Alqaraan MSc Electrical and Computer Engineering (Space Systems and Technology Concentration) / Member of Attitude Determination and Control subsystem.

Alya AlHammadi MSc Electrical and Computer Engineering (Space Systems and Technology Concentration) / Member of Electrical Power subsystem.

Amina AlBalooshi MSc Engineering Systems and Management (Space Systems and Technology Concentration) / Member of On-Board Computer/Attitude Determination and Control subsystem. Also involved in Risk Management and Fault, Detection, Isolation and Recovery team.

Amna Adheem MSc Engineering Systems and Management (Space Systems and Technology Concentration) / Member of Attitude Determination and Control/Payload subsystem.

Ashraf Khater MSc Mechanical Engineering (Space Systems and Technology Concentration) / Member of the Mechanical subsystem.

Fatama Alshehhi MSc Electrical and Computer Engineering (Space Systems and Technology Concentration) / Member of Electrical Power subsystem.

Manal Alshehhi MSc Computing and Information Sciences (Space Systems and Technology Concentration) / Member of On-Board Computer team.

Muneera Al-Shaibah MSc Mechanical Engineering (Space Systems and Technology Concentration) / Member of Mechanical subsystem.

Reem Alali MSc Electrical and Computer Engineering (Space Systems and Technology Concentration) / Member of Electrical Power subsystem.

Safeyya Alshehhi MSc Computing and Information Sciences (Space Systems and Technology Concentration) / Member of On-Board Computer team.

Taryam Al Katheeri MSc Mechanical Engineering (Space Systems and Technology Concentration) / Member of Mechanical subsystem.

Fatima Alketbi MSc Mechanical Engineering (Space Systems and Technology Concentration) / Member of Mechanical subsystem.

Ruqayya Ahmed Yousef MSc Mechanical Engineering (Space Systems and Technology Concentration) / Member of Mechanical subsystem. Also involved in Orbit Analysis team.

Shaima Bahumaish MSc Mechanical Engineering (Space Systems and Technology Concentration) / Member of Attitude Determination and Control subsystem. Also involved in Orbit Analysis team.

 

Lab Engineers

 

Vu Thu System Engineer

Panagiotis Dimitropoulos Software Engineer

Basel AlTawil Mechanical Engineer

Hamzeh Issa Communication Engineer