Space safety/Space Traffic Management programs

source: spacenews.com   According to Aerospace corporation, “Space traffic management is the classification of services designed to help satellite operators avoid physical or operational conflicts. Commercial, civil, academic, and international entities all contribute to the development of procedures to ensure universal spaceflight safety by creating actionable predictions, early warnings, and sound avoidance maneuvers.” The implementation… Continue reading Space safety/Space Traffic Management programs

2019 URSI Asia Pacific Radio Science Conference 9-15 March 2019, New Delhi

The International Union of Radio Science (URSI) Radio science encompasses the knowledge and study of all aspects of electromagnetic fields and waves. The International Union of Radio Science (Union Radio-Scientifique Internationale), a non-governmental and non-profit organisation under the International Council for Science, is responsible for stimulating and co-ordinating, on an international basis, studies, research, applications,… Continue reading 2019 URSI Asia Pacific Radio Science Conference 9-15 March 2019, New Delhi

Space Mapping and cartography

source: blog.geographydirections.com   A map is a symbolised representation of geographical reality, representing selected features or characteristics, resulting from the creative effort of its author’s execution of choices, and is designed for use when spatial relationships are of primary relevance. Cartography is the discipline dealing with the art, science and technology of making and using… Continue reading Space Mapping and cartography

Car Navigation

source: fleetcarma.com   When you start looking into car navigation systems, you get a feeling that it is like buying a smart phone.  There are many products and many features and you end up trying to customise a product closely to your habits, preference and even the touch and feel of the product. Autoquarterly sets… Continue reading Car Navigation

Keio University Space Law Symposium I – Space Traffic Management

source: Keio University   The Keio University Space Law Symposium jointly organised with JAXA was held at Keio University on 25 February 2019.  There was a breadth of topics and speakers as follows: モデレータ:小塚 荘一郎(学習院大学法学部教授) 登壇者(アルファベット・50音順) Dr. Alexander Soucek(欧州宇宙機関 法務官、欧州宇宙法研究センター 研究員) Mr. Niklas Hedman(国連宇宙部 政策・法務・委員会課長) Professor Saadia Pekkanen(米国ワシントン大学教授) 佐藤 雅彦(JAXA 評価・監査部長) 新谷 美保子(TMI 法律事務所 弁護士)… Continue reading Keio University Space Law Symposium I – Space Traffic Management