Space Craft

Narayan Prasad, Diplomacy and international cooperation through India’s space capabilities, Diplomatist, April 2017.

Creation of a Defence Space Agency- A New Chapter in Exploring India’s Space Security, Defence Primer 2017 – Today’s Capabilities, Tomorrow’s Conflicts, Observer Research Foundation, Pages 96-107, Jan 2017.

Traditional Space and NewSpace – Understanding the Growth Trajectories and their Potential for India’s Space Economy, Space Alert by Observer Research Foundation, Volume V, Issue 1 – January 2017,

Industry Participation in India’s Space Program: Current Trends and Perspectives for the Future, Astropolitics, Volume 14 (2-3), Pages 237-255, 2016.

India’s Space Legislation: The Private Sector Speaks, Astropolitics, Volume 14 (2-3), Page 224-236, 2016.

Diversification of the Indian space programme in the past decade: Perspectives on implications and challenges , Space Policy, doi:10.1016/j.spacepol.2016.05.003, 13 May 2016.

Exploring the promise of NAVIC, Observer Research Foundation, May 6, 2016.

Space as a tool in Indian foreign policy & diplomacy, Observer Research Foundation, May 3, 2016.

Demystifying space business in India and issues for the development of a globally competitive private space industry, Space Policy, doi:10.1016/j.spacepol.2016.02.006, 17 March 2016.

Space law for space commerce or vice-versa: A chicken- and-egg situation for space commerce in India?, Chapter for ‘Commercialisation and Privatisation of Outer Space: Issues for National Space Legislation‘; R. Venkata Rao and Kumar Abhijeet (Editors), Knowledge World Publishers, March 2016.

The Politics and Law of Settling Mars: The Need for Change, Chapter for ’Mars One: The Human Factor’, Ben Bella Publications, Feb 2016.

View Point : Indo-Brazil Remote Sensing Agreement: Policy Perspectives and Implications for India, Space Policy, doi:10.1016/j.spacepol.2016.02.002, February 2016.

Small Satellites for India’s Security: A Techno-Entrepreneurial View, Observer Research Foundation, Occassional Paper # 81, January 2016.

Developing a Strong Space Economy – Insights for India, Space Alert, Observer Research Foundation, Volume IV, Issue 1 – January 2016

Space 2.0: Shaping India’s Leap into the Final Frontier, Observer Research Foundation, Occasional Paper #68, August 2015.

Is India turning a blind eye to space commerce?, The Space Review, July 6, 2015.

Renewing India’s space vision: a necessity or luxury?, The Space Review, May 4, 2015.

Indian space transportation programme: Near term outlook and issues for commercialisation, Acta Astronautica,  Volume 110, May–June 2015, Pages 161–167,  Dynamics and Control of Space Systems.

India’s Small Satellite Mission: Time for the Next Leap Forward, Observer Research Foundation, Occasional Paper #61, March 2015.

Public Private Partnerships: A Key Pillar of Space 2.0 India, Space Alert, Observer Research Foundation, Volume III, Issue 1, January 2015.