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Eurisa: developing the first compact and cost-effective European Inertial Measurement Unit (IMU) for space applications
Date: 13 September 2021

Eurisa aims at developing a European compact, performant and cost-effective IMU to ensure European non-dependence on critical equipment for space.

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AAS GN&C Conference 2024
Event date: 5 February 2024
Location: Breckenridge (CO), USA

“EURISA: Developing a European IMU for Scientific and Commercial Applications” was the topic of a talk at the 46th Rocky Mountain American Astronautical Society (AAS) GN&C Conference (download the presentation).

The technical and environmental specifications, and the proposed architecture of the IMU were introduced. And the latest technical results based on the breadboard were presented, including mechanical test and first electronic results.

General meeting EURISA 2023
Event date: 22-23 May 2023
Location: Airbus Defence and Space in Toulouse (France)

All partners met at Airbus Defence and Space in Toulouse (France), to validate the gyroscope design and accelerometer prototype. They also had the chance to visit the spectacular Astrolabe, the Airbus satellites assembly cleanroom.

General meeting EURISA 2021
Event date: 23 - 24 September 2021
Location: iXblue in Saint-Germain-en-Laye (France)

All partners will meet at iXblue, near Paris, to validate EURISA IMU’s specifications together with the first technological milestones.