wiki/ AvionicsLv2

Launch Vehicle No. 2 Avionics System

LV2 Avionics System Hardware

Launch Tower

Other:

Firmware

The CAN Bus

Avionics Hardware/Software Tools

Meeting Notes

Date Comments
2005-08-18 Packing up over four years worth of work: Avionics System is ready to go!
2004-06-09-avionics APS (Avionics Power System) design: Li Ion battery charger choice
2004-05-30 Critical path scheduling and APS
Date Comments
2003-12-30 Magnetometers.
2003-10-13 Power measurements on each component of the avionics system.
2003-10-07 What's next, timelines, task lists
2003-08-26 To do list, what's critical
2003-07-22 Non-PDX tasks, Protocols, LTC, Rocketview API, Routers
2003-06-24 Things to do by August 22nd; Try #6 on Flight Computer State Machine
2003-06-10 CPA propagation tests at xerox; APS lives!
2003-03-11 Recovery node design review. Files attached.
2003-01-28 Workshop on EAGLE PCB CAD tool.
2003-01-07 5/4/2003 is freeze and launch call. 1/26 kickoff meeting scheduled.
Date Comments
2002-11-17 James brain dumps FC infrastructure. FC network setup info. First hack at the whole PSAS 802.11b network architecture.
2002-10-01 Lecture on the Linux kernel. Beer. Make CAN nodes more hardware like. Create a software team.
2002-09-22 Launch of LV2!
2002-09-19 Tuning 1.3GHz and 2.4GHz helical antennas @ the PSU microwave lab.
2002-09-10 Hardware work @ Andrew's. Software @ FAB CS lounge: telemetry client works.
2002-09-08 ATV distro board and PicCore @ Andrew's. Software @ FAB CS lounge.
2002-08-27 GPS CAN node done. Clementine determined to be broken.
2002-08-25 ATV hardware & distro board designed. Jupiter boards programmed. Ate pizza.
2002-08-20 PicCore lecture. James starts hacking FC software together.
2002-08-18 Larry goes it alone working on 2m radio interface.
2002-08-13 Overview of what needs to be done. James' notes on FC update.
2002-08-11 Paul and Andrew discuss GPS node processing.
2002-08-06 ATV and FC node work.
2002-07-21 More AvionicsToDoList. Got LV1b 2m receiver to work, and tested it.
2002-07-07 Getting CAN nodes working w/PicCore.
2002-06-25 Paul and Nate's CAN node dev system finally up and running.
2002-06-18 Project timeline until the schedule 8/3 launch.
2002-05-28 James hacks away on FC, Andrew on the beginnings of PicCore.
2002-05-26
2002-05-21
2002-05-14
2002-05-10
2002-05-07
2002-04-28
2002-04-14
2002-04-10
2002-04-07
2002-03-10
2002-03-03
2002-02-27
2002-02-06
2002-01-23
2002-01-09
Date Comments
2001-12-16
2001-12-11 Twiki lesson, planning for next launch.
2001-12-04 OGI Lecture: Intro to Extreme Programming (XP)
2001-11-13
2001-09-25
2001-09-20
2001-09-15
2001-09-12
2001-10-09
2001-09-04
2001-08-29
2001-08-22 Flight computer (MOPS520) boots off floppy!
2001-08-21
2001-08-15
2001-08-07
2001-08-02
2001-07-25
2001-07-17
2001-06-27 Meeting with Jim Binkly of PSU CS on 802.11b.