Meet the Team
We are the HORACE team from the Julius-Maximilians University of Würzburg. At the beginning of the project, we were undergraduate students in the 2nd year of study of Aerospace Information Technology. Beneath we outlined the work packages each team member is responsible for.
Thomas, besides being responsible for the device assembly and mechanical integration, is the team leader of the whole project.
The experimental part of our project, developing the horizon sensing algorithm, is Jochen’s assignment.
Sven is the connection between Soft- and Hardware, since he is integrating the algorithm onto an embedded board.
The job of Florian is the development of the Power Distribution Unit.
He is also responsible for on-board electronics, like wiring, secure mounting etc.
Arthur’s responsibility is the verification and testing of the experiment.
In addition, he is managing our Public Outreach and Relations.
Matthias, our mechanical engineer, is accountable for the the technical drawings, mechanical