Mini courses

The complete schedule of the mini courses is subject to change.

Theme

Earth Observations and Machine Learning Algorithms for Land Applications

Responsible institution
National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA)
Goals

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Contents

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Target audience

Undergraduate and graduate students, and space professionals.

Study load

8 hours

Official language

English

Limit

30 attendees

Theme

Introduction to Nanosatellites and Cubesats

Responsible institution
National Institute for Space Research (INPE)
Goals

Learn basic concepts of Nanosatellites and Cubesats, and their systems such as on-board computer, power supply, attitude control, communications, and payload.

Contents
  1. Introduction to Space Engineering;
  2. Concepts of Space Systems Engineering;
  3. Cubesats Workshops;
  4. Space Climate Workshop - Assembling magnetometers;
  5. Introduction to nanosatellite subsystems;
  6. Development and testing using a CubeSat model;
  7. On-board Computer (OBDH);
  8. Power Supply (EPS);
  9. Attitude Determination and Control System (ADCS);
  10. Communications (COMM);
  11. Payload;
  12. Final Project.
Target audience

Everyone who wants to know and understand what nanosatellites, CubeSats, and their subsystems are.

Study load

8 hours

Official Language

Portuguese

Limit

30 attendees

Theme

Introduction to Rocket models

Responsible institution
Aerospace Development Group/Federal University of Ceará (GDAe/UFC)
Goals

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Contents

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Target audience

High school students and teachers, and undergraduate students.

Study load

8 hours

Official Language

Portuguese

Limit

30 attendees

Theme

Educational Robotics: To infinity and beyond!

Responsible institution
Institute of Information Technology and Communication (ITIC)
Goals

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Contents

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Target audience

Elementary and high school students and teachers, and undergraduate students.

Study load

8 hours

Official Language

Portuguese

Limit

30 attendees

Theme

The space and innovation in science education

Responsible institution
Nucleo Interactivo de Astronomia (Nuclio.org) - Portugal
Goals

This course aims to present some innovative ideas for science teaching, considering the digital skills of teachers and students and the active involvement of schools and the communities to which they belong.

Contents
  1. Inquiry-based learning;
  2. Interdisciplinary teaching STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Math);
  3. Design Thinking in Education - Schools as a knowledge center for the surrounding communities and students as agents of change;
  4. Space exploration in our daily lives;
  5. Astronomy and scientific research in the classroom;
  6. Digital tools to improve learning;
  7. Digital platforms.
Target audience

It is aimed at all educators who want to modernize their style of interaction with students.

Study load

25 hours

Official Language

Portuguese

Limit

30 attendees

Theme

Ocean Remote Sensing with SAR (Synthetic Aperture Radar) images

Responsible institution
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Goals

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Contents

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Target audience

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Study load

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Official Language

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Limit

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