The DOST-Advanced Science and Technology Institute (DOST-ASTI) in partnership with the Balik Scientist Program hosted the exit report presentation of Balik Scientist Jose Ildefonso U. Rubrico, Ph.D. on 14 February 2018 at the DOST-ASTI Training Room. The event was attended by science researchers and staff from various DOST agencies and local academic institutions.
Dr. Rubrico is a beneficiary of the Balik Scientist program and has a short stint with the agency through...
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The country’s first cube satellite (CubeSat), Maya-1, will be transported to the International Space Station on June 29, 2018 through the SpaceX Falcon-9 CRS 15.
The rocket launch will be in Cape Canaveral, Florida at 5:41 p.m. (PHT). Maya-1 will then be released in orbit in August.
One of the missions of the 1-unit (1U) CubeSat is the Store-and-Forward (S&F) System. It will collect data from ground sensor terminals within...
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On February 17, 2018, Filipino students will directly communicate with the International Space Station (ISS). The live contact was organized by the PHL-Microsat Program and co-implemented by UP Diliman and Department Of Science and Technology- Advanced Science and Technology Institute (DOST-ASTI) to spread knowledge on space science and technology, and inspire more students to pursue studies in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM).
The event will be participated by...
Continue Reading : First live contact between Filipino students and the International Space Station (ISS)