Our History

2006
Space Elevator Competition
QSET was started in 2006 by competing in the annual Space Elevator Competition.
2006
2010
International CanSat Competition
QSET places 2nd International CanSat Competition in Texas, which involved the design of a rocket payload.
2010
2012
Queen's Space Conference
QSET starts the Queen's Space Conference, the first and only undergraduate space conference in Ontario.
2012
2013
NASA Lunabotics
QSET builds and lunar mining rover for the NASA Lunabotics Competition.
2013
2014
University Rover Competition
QSET's Mars Rover 13th of 23 competing teams at its first URC.
2014
2015
University Rover Competition 2
QSET's new Mars rover finishes 16h out of 44 competing teams in its second URC.
2015
2016
University Rover Competition 3
QSET's Mars rover finishes 1st in Canada, 2nd in North America, and 6th worldwide out of 63 international teams.
2016
2016
Canadian Satellite Design Challenge 1
QSET enters in the 4th Canadian Satellite Design Challenge.
2016
2017
University Rover Challenge 4
QSET's rover placed 1st in Canada, 2nd in North America, and 6th worldwide out of 83 international teams.
2017
2018
University Rover Competition 5
QSET's rover places 2nd in Canada, 6th in North America, and 12th worldwide out of 95 international teams.
2018
2018
Canadian Satellite Design Challenge 1
QSET completed their first CubeSat for the 2018 CSDC and completed Launch Qualification testing at the CSA.
2018