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Radio Technologies for Broadband Connectivity in a Rapidly Evolving Space Ecosystem: Innovating Agility, Throughput, Power, Size and Cost

Deliverables

Emerging missions, promising applications and associated technologies

Review of emerging missions and identification of associated requirements as well as promising technologies

Additive manufacturing for cost reduction and enhanced RF performance

Report on additive manufacturing methodologies for RF components to achieve mass and/or cost reduction with high performance

State-of-the-art review: modelling and synthesis, actuation technologies, smart RF devices, spaceborne, signal processing for space

Review of the state-of-the art on design for smartness and compactness and identification of promising concepts

Appointment of 7 ESRs for commencement in M7 and Declaration of Conformity

Conclusion of the recruitment process with the appointment of REVOLVE researchers and DoCs

Website and wiki established

Set up a public project website and a private wiki

Kick-off meeting and Supervisory Board of the Network

Initialisation of REVOLVE including having ac consortium agreement in place and a full management structure. Supervisory Board of the network established.

Publications

Réseaux réflecteurs reconfigurable mécaniquement

Author(s): C.Benteyn, E. Fourn, R. Gillard, E.Girard, G.Goussetis, L. Datashvili
Published in: XXIèmes Journées Nationales Microondes, 2019

Design of a Compact Four-Way Dual Polarization Orthomode Power Divider for Multiport Radiating Elements

Author(s): S. Tubau, C. Stoumpos, J.-P. Fraysse, A. Cottin, R. Sauleau, P. Potier and H. Legay
Published in: 13th European Conference on Antennas and Propagation, 2019

Origami deployable reflector for small satellites

Author(s): Louis Dufour, Francois Guinot, George Goussetis, Leri Datashvili
Published in: 3rd international Conference on “Advanced Lightweight Structures and Reflector Antennas”, 2018