About us

OKAPI:Orbits is an innovative SaaS startup dedicated to make space travel more sustainable through Collision Avoidance Software for satellites. The OKAPI:Orbits team envisions a safe and sustainable space environment, truly accessable to everyone. We are laser focused on creating innovative and efficient products to enable safe and secure satellite operations and seemless ground segment integration.

The Team

Jonas Radtke

Dipl- Ing. (TU Braunschweig)

Several years as leader of the Space Debris task force at Institute of Space Systems and research in the field of space debris environment. Passionate Barista.

Sven Müller
Software Architect

Dipl.-Inform. (Univ.  of Oldenburg)

Broad experience with framework design at  Institute of Space Systems and specialist in data stream management systems. Star Trek fan.

Kristina Nikolaus

M. Sc. (TU Braunschweig)

Technical project management, Sales and Marketing at Daimler AG & Siemens Mobility, Stations in Germany, Malaysia and Russia. Winter sports fan.

Christopher Kebschull
Lead Scientist

Dipl- Ing. (TU Braunschweig)

Several years of academic research in the field of space situational awareness and space debris modeling. Swimmer and Runner.

Marvin Berger
Software Developer

Student of Informatics

Experienced in Java programming and developing software solutions.
Passionate dancer and tennis player.

Sören Reinelt
Frontend Developer

Student of Media Computer Science

Passionate about designing and developing frontend applications.
Professional ice hockey player.

Daniel Lück
Scientific Assistent/ Research

Student Research Assistant

Experienced in Space Situational Awareness and Fortran programming. Enthusiastic guitarist.

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Advisory Board

Dr.-Ing. Carsten Wiedemann
Senior Scientist at Institute of Space Systems
As a Senior Scientist at the Institute of Space Systems he supports the team as an advisor with his profound knowledge of the space debris problem and all related fields
Prof. Dr.-Ing. Enrico Stoll
Head of Institute of Space Systems
Expert and leading scientist in the field of space debris. As mentor of OKAPI:Orbits he supports the Team with his profound knowledge of space systems.