Phase 4bc provides three participating teams with monetary and technical support as they build, test and launch their solutions.
A CubeSat featuring a deployable helical boom, vector fluxgate magnetometer, and atomic scalar magnetometer. Iota Technology is working alongside industry-leading partners, combining expertise in sensor technology, deployable structures, and mission design.
Spire Global and SBQuantum
Diamond-Powered Geomagnetic Data Collection from LEO
A diamond quantum magnetometer system deployed on a CubeSat, combining SBQuantum’s novel magnetometer technology and sensor expertise with Spire Global’s existing infrastructure for satellites, ground stations and data processing.
University of Colorado Boulder
Compact Spaceborne Magnetic Observatory (COSMO) CubeSat
A CubeSat specifically designed and tested for magnetic cleanliness and accurate data from a compact form factor. A compact scalar-vector magnetometer designed specifically for CubeSats enables high-quality collection of magnetic field data.