Cube Satellite http://redriverradio.org en UL-Lafayette students anticipate the launch of their satellite http://redriverradio.org/post/ul-lafayette-students-anticipate-launch-their-satellite <p>It’s been six years in the making and now the University of Louisiana at Lafayette's cube satellite is hitching a ride into space this month on a NASA rocket. Dozens of undergraduate students have had a hand in CAPE-2. It stands for <a href="https://www.facebook.com/CajunAdvancedPicosatelliteExperiment">Cajun Advanced Picosatellite Experiment</a>. Assistant project manager Rizwan Merchant is a senior computer science major from Lafayette. He says his work on CAPE-2 will be his calling card for prospective employers.</p><p></p> Tue, 05 Nov 2013 14:34:04 +0000 Kate Archer Kent 35781 at http://redriverradio.org UL-Lafayette students anticipate the launch of their satellite