Using computer languages and development systems, within a structured software project management and quality assurance environment.
Mission and instrument simulators developed by MSSL have helped establish the feasibility of new missions and guide the detailed design.
MSSL Flight software has been developed to meet the needs of real-time spacecraft instrument control and onboard data processing.
On-ground Data Processing Chains developed by MSSL convert the instrument telemetry in to physical or geophysical data products.
Services developed at MSSL serve to evaluate instrument operational performance ensuring quality of processing chains and products.
Data visualisation and analysis tools are used for trouble shooting instrumentation and data processing chains as well as providing tools for scientific analysis.
The group also offers its expertise to industry on a consultancy basis, and is engaged in a continual program to improve techniques and enable cost savings via research.