Projects

Listed here are the projects that are part of the SOCIS 2019 program.

Find here the list of all project ideas that were submitted this year.

Sponsored by ESA/ESRIN – PhiLab

A1Advanced Cloud Detection
Mentor: Luis Veci, SkyWatch
Student: Aaron Pinto, McMaster University, Canada
A2NLP EO Data Search
Mentor: Joel Cumming, SkyWatch
Student: Lily Yang, University of Waterloo, Canada
A3Whale detection in time and space using AI
Mentor: Linwood Pendleton, WWF
Student: Manuel Rey Area, Autonomous University of Barcelona, Spain
Repository: https://github.com/manurare/SOCIS_2019
A4Detecting wildlife waterholes with AI
Mentor: Aurélie Shapiro, WWF
Student: Shashank Shekhar, University Of Guelph, Canada
A5AI4EO forecast
Mentor: Pablo Ruiz Sánchez, Deep Blue Globe
Student: Gábor Péterffy, Eötvös Loránd University, Hungary
Repository: https://gitlab.com/DeepBlueGlobe/ai4eo-forecast

Sponsored by ESA/ESTEC – Adv. Concepts & Studies Office

B1GUI and communications in embedded C / C++ Python
Mentor: Bence Nagy, Alba Orbital Ltd.
Student: Scott Hurley, University of Strathclyde, Scotland
B2Solar sailing design using ants intelligence
Mentor: Dario Izzo, pagmo
Student: Giacomo Acciarini, TU Delft, The Netherlands
Repository: https://github.com/esa/pagmo2
B3Multi-objective trajectory optimization for GTOP
Mentor: Marcus Märtens, Pykep
Student: Mike Heddes, Amsterdam University of Applied Sciences, The Netherlands
Repository: https://github.com/esa/pykep
B4Extension of the library as a package for symbolic calculations
Mentor: Ritwik Saha, EinsteinPy
Student: Sofía Ortín Vela, Universidad de Zaragoza, Spain
Repository: https://github.com/einsteinpy/einsteinpy.github.io
B5Orbit determination using SatNOGS network and Orekit
Mentor: Luc Maisonobe, Orekit
Student: Noel Janes, University of Glasgow, Scotland
Repository: https://gitlab.orekit.org/socis/satnogs-orbit-determination
B6Mission Design Module
Mentor: Dominic Dirkx, Delft University of Technology
Student: Marie Fayolle-Chambe, TU Delft, The Netherlands
Repository: https://github.com/Tudat/tudat
B7Graph Designer
Mentor: Marcos Cardinot, Evoplex
Student: Eleftheria Chatziargyriou, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece
Repository: https://github.com/evoplex
B8gr-satellites, a SDR amateur satellite receiver framework: expanding the CCSDS stack support
Mentor: Daniel Estévez, GNU Radio
Student: Athanasios Theocharis, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece
Repository: https://github.com/daniestevez/gr-satellites
B9Expand the scope of solarbextrapolation
Mentor: Alex Hamilton, SunPy
Student: Tianxiao Ma, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Lausanne, Switzerland
Repository: https://github.com/sunpy/solarbextrapolation
B10Land art with blockchain and satellites
Mentor: Denisa Kera, University of Salamanca
Student: Yash Sharma, University of Strathclyde, UK
B11Machine Learning on health-keeping telemetry for cubesat awareness and diagnostic
Mentor: Redouane Boumghar, Libre Space Foundation
Student: Jan-Peter Ceglarek, Technical University of Darmstadt, Germany
B12Portable AI solutions for test results analysis
Mentor: Carla Salas, Thales Alenia Space España
Student: Divija Palleti, Indian Institute of Information Technology, India
Repository: https://github.com/ThalesAleniaSpace/SOCIS

Honorable Participation

These projects are either self-funded by the respective organizations or run without sponsorship, but undergo same reviews as sponsored projects.

C1Super-resolution Imaging through High-frequency Subbands Prediction in the Wavelet Domain
Mentor: Vicente González Ruiz, P2PSP.org
Student: Shobhit Patel, Pranveer Singh Institute Of Technology, India
Repository: https://github.com/vicente-gonzalez-ruiz/Super-resolution_Imaging
C2Visual Relativity using EinsteinPy
Mentor: Shreyas Bapat, EinsteinPy
Student: Varun Singh, Indian Institute of Technology Mandi, India
C3Software for Evaluation of Data from Cosmic Ray Detectors AIRDOS and SPACEDOS
Mentor: Ondrej Ploc, Nuclear Physics Institute of the CAS
Student: Micky Yun Chan, Latvian University of Life Science and Technologies, Latvia
C4Adaptive Mesh refinement for EinsteinPy
Mentor: Priyanshu Khandelwal, EinsteinPy
Student: Chinmay Talegaonkar, Indian Institute of Technology Bombay, India
C5Land art with blockchain and satellites
Mentor: Denisa Kera, University of Salamanca
Student: Ayush Prasad, Sikkim Manipal Institute of Technology, India
C6Land art with blockchain and satellites
Mentor: Denisa Kera, University of Salamanca
Student: Yu Hang, Wen Zhou University, China
C7Improving the Graphical User Interface (GUI) for monitoring the GNSS-SDR status in real time
Mentor: Carles Fernandez, GNSS-SDR
Student: Alvaro Cebrian, Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, Spain
Repository: https://github.com/acebrianjuan/gnss-sdr-monitor
C8Lone Pseudoranger: Orbit determination by doppler shift tracking CubeSats
Mentor: Andreas Hornig, AerospaceResearch.net
Student: Felipe Leonardo Gómez-Cortés, Universidad de Los Andes, Colombia
Repository: https://github.com/aerospaceresearch/orbitdeterminator
C9Improving the Jhelioviewer client using conditional replenishment
Mentor: Vicente González Ruiz, P2PSP.org
Student: Dhiraj Sharma, Army Institute of Technology, India
Repository: https://github.com/vicente-gonzalez-ruiz/JHelioviewer-SWHV