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2021

CUTE featured in CU Boulder Today

September 23, 2021

In anticipation of the CUTE launch near the end of September, CU Boulder featured an article detailing the CUTE mission. Head to the article to learn more: https://www.colorado.edu/today/cute-launch

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CUTE delivered to NASA for mid-September launch!

August 16, 2021

CUTE was successfully delivered to Vandenberg Air Force base in late July and is currently being integrated into NASA’s LandSat 9 mission for launch in mid-September 2021. The CUTE engineering team worked extremely hard to get CUTE launch-ready and are excited to see the mission move forward. Stay tuned for updates about the launch and […]

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Funding renewed for post-launch operations

May 19, 2021

NASA funded CUTE for science and operations between launch and 2023. As the CUTE mission is expected to last no more than 3 years in space before deorbiting into the Earth’s atmosphere, this funding will provide support to produce excellent science with CUTE data.

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2018

CUTE Published in Journal of Astronomical Telescopes, Instruments, and Systems

February 22, 2018

CUTE Project Scientist Brian Fleming has published a detailed overview of the design and science of CUTE in the Journal of Astronomical Telescopes, Instruments, and Systems. See the full publication here and the abstract below: The Colorado Ultraviolet Transit Experiment (CUTE) is a near-UV (2550 to 3300  Å) 6U CubeSat mission designed to monitor transiting hot […]

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2017

Devner Post Features CUTE

November 12, 2017

CUTE is featured in the Denver Post! “A cute, little satellite will soon be taking on the big worlds of evaporating planets — and this isn’t even a Pixar movie.”  See more here.

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CU Boulder Today Press Release

October 31, 2017
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CUTE selected by NASA for funding!

August 8, 2017
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