Development of Generic AOCS Unit Simulation Models »

ESA have funded a study aimed at prototyping several sensor and actuator models to be used for Attitude Orbit Control System (AOCS) performance analysis and validation on a range of test environments, including Avionics test benches. The development of such models offers the potential for reductions in effort through the reuse of validated unit models […]

ESA Chooses Tessella to Engineer Savings in Space System Development »

Tessella to lead world class team in development of advanced models for Attitude and Orbit Control Systems (AOCS) Oxford, UK | December 8, 2010. Tessella, the international provider of science powered technology and consulting services is pleased to announce that the European Space Agency (ESA) has selected Tessella to develop generic sets of unit simulation […]

Tessella Appoints High-Powered Military Adviser »

Air Marshal Sir Peter Norriss to provide guidance to R&D technology and consulting company’s defence business Oxford, UK | 4 February 2010. Tessella, the information technology and consulting services company selected by R&D, science and engineering leaders for business-critical assignments is pleased to announce the appointment of Air Marshal Sir Peter Norriss as its Military […]

First Images from Herschel Promise Great Success for the Mission »

The first images from the Herschel Space Observatory have demonstrated the high resolution that will be obtained. Herschel was launched on 14 May, and is currently nearing the end of its commissioning phase. The images shown below, of the M74 spiral galaxy, show the first test astronomical observations of Herschel’s Spectral and Photometric Imaging Receiver […]

Congratulations ESA! »

Congratulations ESA for the successful launch of Herschel and Planck.  To find out more information on Tessella’s involvement in the project click here