The PERSEUS program

PERSEUS (Projet Étudiant de Recherche Spatiale Européen Universitaire et Scientifique) is a program of the CNES launcher directorate.

Launched in June 2005 at the Paris Air Show, it aims, through ambitious projects and ground and flight demonstrators, to arouse the interest and vocation of the new generation for the world of space, by projecting it into a future of discovery, science and technology, and by making it aware of the economic, strategic and political dimensions of space which are more important than ever.

Various universities in the Grand Sud-Ouest are involved.

“Structures for Hybrid Propulsion” Project

Between 2005 and 2020, Arts et Métiers Bordeaux, the University of Bordeaux and IMT Mines Albi worked on propulsion structure pre-projects, including demonstrators of cryogenic tanks, hybrid propellant bodies and nozzles. AJSEP played a key role in the organization in agile mode of annual challenges to energize and professionalize the activities of the young people. …
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