St. Petersburg, Russia

Space Technologies: Fundamentals

online course
when 18 January 2021 - 29 January 2021
language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 4 EC
fee EUR 270

The Winter School course "Space Technologies: fundamentals" is suitable for senior undergraduate and graduate students as the first space technology course or an add-on course. The program aims to provide advanced techniques of space engineering and understanding the core physics principles related to space exploration. Space industry problems are also considered during the program in addition to technology topics. The theoretical courses cover astrophysics, space technology and physics. Students will train their practical skills during an interactive business simulation workshop. The speakers are industry experts and scientists experienced in the field of space technology.

Online lectures will be delivered synchronized as live talk with professors and groupmates. Records of classes will be available on SPbPU platform for 1 month after the course end.

Course leader

Andey Bykov, corresponding member of RAS;
Aleksander Blinov, SPbPU professor;
Oleg Tsybin, SPbPU professor;
Constantin Korikov, SPbPU professor;
Denis Malygin, head of Astronomicon;
Vladimir Mostepanenko, Pulkovo Observatory.

Target group

The course is opened for Bachelor and Master Degree students.

Entrance requirements:

- Good command of English is required. All classes and extracurricular activities are carried out in English. Knowledge of the Russian language is not required.
- Applicants must be 18 years of age or older.
- Applicants are expected to have at least 1 year of University level studies.

Fee info

EUR 270: The fee covers studying process, materials, issuance of certificate with ECTS credits and its hard copy mailing upon student’s request.