Instrument Control Unit

The Instrument Control Unit provides the central processing element for the instrument on which the embedded software is executed. It handles instrument telecommand and control, instrument telemetry gathering and monitoring, radiometric signal acquisition and processing and additional functions if required.

  • TMTC Instrument services
  • Science Data Processing
  • Interfacing to VAUs
  • SpaceWire Command and Control with platform
  • Calibration light sources drivers
  • Operational heaters thermal control
  • Decontamination heaters thermal control
  • Mechanism drivers
  • Power distribution
  • For detailed specifications please contact us