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Mon, 10 Dec 2018 17:32:45 +0000
As NASA’s Voyager 2 spacecraft enters interstellar space, project officials have high hopes that it and its twin spacecraft will continue to operate for as long as a decade. SpaceNews.com
Mon, 10 Dec 2018 17:17:23 +0000
Spacecraft manufacturers have complained of stress on their supplier base as operators purchase fewer traditional geostationary satellites. One company in France is bucking that trend, however. SpaceNews.com
Mon, 10 Dec 2018 11:27:24 +0000
A NASA spacecraft originally built as part of the previous effort to return humans to the moon is now playing a key role in the new effort at human lunar return, including aiding commercial landers. SpaceNews.com
Sun, 09 Dec 2018 12:25:35 +0000
In recent years, there has been a boom of announcements for satellite constellations comprising satellites weighing as little as 3 kilograms to address a growing market of machine-to-machine (M2M) and Internet of Things (IoT) via satellite. SpaceNews.com
Fri, 07 Dec 2018 23:03:07 +0000
In an interview, Axelspace Chief Business Development Officer Yasunori Yamazaki, said the funding will enable the company of 65 people to continue building a constellation called AxelGlobe, though the company hasn’t decided on a final size for the constellation. SpaceNews.com
Fri, 07 Dec 2018 22:32:49 +0000
With a two-week extension of the stopgap spending bill funding much of the federal government enacted, the outgoing chairman of the House appropriations subcommittee that funds NASA says he’s hopeful to get a final spending bill approved before that bill expires. SpaceNews.com
Fri, 07 Dec 2018 21:09:10 +0000
China launched its Chang’e-4 moon mission Dec. 7, successfully sending the lander and rover into a lunar transfer orbit ahead of an unprecedented attempt at a landing on the far side of the moon early in the New Year. SpaceNews.com
Fri, 07 Dec 2018 20:17:37 +0000
The new launch date, announced Dec. 7 by customer Iridium Communications, was driven by the additional two weeks SpaceX ended up needing to launch Spaceflight Industries’ “SmallSat Express” dedicated rideshare mission. SpaceNews.com
Fri, 07 Dec 2018 12:03:51 +0000
While a SpaceX commercial crew test flight might not launch on a date in early January previously announced NASA, both agency and company officials are optimistic the mission will still fly later in the month. SpaceNews.com
Thu, 06 Dec 2018 23:10:23 +0000
During a Q&A session at a U.S. Chamber of Commerce summit to promote the space industry as an engine of innovation and economic growth, Griffin said he does not know when or how a new military branch will be organized. SpaceNews.com
Thu, 06 Dec 2018 21:55:50 +0000
Maxar Technologies sold one of satellite manufacturer Space Systems Loral’s facilities in Silicon Valley for $70 million, the company announced today. SpaceNews.com
Thu, 06 Dec 2018 21:34:19 +0000
A test flight in Alaska of a small launch vehicle by a stealthy startup company ended in failure in late November, the FAA has revealed. SpaceNews.com
Thu, 06 Dec 2018 21:19:28 +0000
President Trump has been insistent that a Space Force should be a completely independent military department. One way to organize the new service would be by establishing a Space Force under a larger Department of the Air and Space Force. SpaceNews.com
Thu, 06 Dec 2018 18:42:11 +0000
British satellite operator Inmarsat announced Dec. 5 it will be the first commercial customer of the next-generation H3 rocket from Mitsubishi Heavy Industries of Japan. SpaceNews.com
Wed, 05 Dec 2018 23:52:27 +0000
The failure of a Falcon 9 first stage to make its planned landing after a Dec. 5 launch shouldn’t affect plans for upcoming launches, a SpaceX executive said. SpaceNews.com
Wed, 05 Dec 2018 22:54:52 +0000
European satellite manufacturer Thales Alenia Space said Dec. 5 it signed separate contracts with Korean Aerospace Industries (KAI) and Hanwha Systems Corp. to develop four high-resolution radar satellites for South Korea’s Agency for Defence Development. SpaceNews.com
Wed, 05 Dec 2018 18:58:25 +0000
On the company’s 20th mission of the year and second within 48 hours, SpaceX successfully launched a Dragon cargo spacecraft to the International Space Station Dec. 5, but suffered a rare failed landing of the rocket’s first stage. SpaceNews.com
Wed, 05 Dec 2018 17:22:41 +0000
The founders of Globa IP said they left after concerns its investors, supported by the Chinese government, were using the company as a means to gain access to satellite technology prohibited for export to China under U.S. law. SpaceNews.com
Wed, 05 Dec 2018 15:18:45 +0000
U.S. Air Force Secretary Heather Wilson, the winner of SpaceNews' 2018 military space Government Leader of the Year award, said as the Trump administration moves forward with plans to create a new military branch for space — an effort she supports — the Air Force is keeping focused on the space mission. SpaceNews.com
Wed, 05 Dec 2018 14:55:30 +0000
At the Reagan National Defense Forum and the West Coast Aerospace Forum this weekend, analysts and former defense officials roundly criticized the Pentagon for lacking a solid plan to modernize capabilities in areas where China and Russia are advancing. SpaceNews.com
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    Candidate Profile
     Date Submitted:06-01-2011
     Last Modified:07-01-2011 (07:50)
    Job information
     Current job:Postdoctoral Fellow
     Employment Term:Temp/Contract
     Job location:US only
     Date available:immediately
     Industry:Civil Agencies/International Organizations, Satellite Manufacturers and Subcontractors, Launch Systems, Business Services, Consulting/Engineering Services, Space Tourism
     KeywordsDesign Methods for Aerospace/Space Systems, Modeling and Simulation Approaches, Structural Analysis, Vibrations, Dynamics, Orbital Mechanics, Regression and Multidisciplinary Optimization Techniques, Probabilistic and Statistical Methods
    CV

    Status
    U.S. Permanent Resident (green card holder) - Citizen of Italy


    Expertise
    Design Methods for Aerospace/Space Systems, Modeling and Simulation Approaches, Structural Analysis, Vibrations, Dynamics, Orbital Mechanics, Regression and Multidisciplinary Optimization Techniques, Probabilistic and Statistical Methods.       

     


    Education


    Ph.D. in Aerospace Engineering  (08/2008)
    M.Sc. in Aerospace Engineering  (12/2004)
    Georgia Institute of Technology, Guggenheim School of Aerospace Engineering, Atlanta,

    GA
    GPA: 3.92/4.0
    Dissertation: Bayesian Networks for Uncertainty Estimation in the Response of Dynamic Structures

    M.Sc. (Laurea V.O.) in Aerospace Engineering (02/2004)
    Politecnico di Milano, Department of Aerospace Engineering, Milan, Italy
    GPA:  98/100

    M.Sc. in Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering (01/2001)
    University of Virginia, Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering,

    Charlottesville, VA
    GPA: 4.0/4.0
    Thesis: Multi-body Modeling System for Wheeled Robotic Devices


    Work Experience    
    Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA
    Post-doctoral Fellow           09/2008 – present
    Graduate Research Assistant    01/2001 – 08/2008

    - Perform research in the area of next-generation air traffic management. Specifically, the focus is on a safety-based assessment of new concepts of operations and vehicles being envisioned, where the risk of accidents under various air traffic scenarios is investigated using agent-based simulation and stochastic analysis.
    - Consulting Project (September/October 2010): analysis of an electromagnetic propulsion system prototype.
    - Assist supervisor in the management of the graduate assistants’ research tasks and in the lecturing duties for undergraduate and graduate courses.
    - Conducted doctoral research in the fields of structural analysis and statistics.
    Developed a statistics-based approach for the identification and quantification of experiment/model-induced uncertainties in support of current stress-analysis and estimation techniques for turbine-engine bladed disks for improved prediction of structural performance.
    - Member of  several team  projects conducted in various engineering areas: aircraft conceptual design; agent-based modeling and simulation; structural design/verification of the Peacekeeper ICBM; preliminary safety assessment and certification for the Gulfstream’s supersonic business jet program; advanced parametric system design and optimization;  Integrated Product and Process Development (IPPD) techniques; system engineering methods.

    University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA
    Graduate Research and Teaching Assistant 08/1998 – 12/2000

    - Developed an analytical framework to describe the dynamics of wheeled multi-body systems, resulting in a prototype computer tool. Numerical robustness of the program tested via the simulation of the motion of a pole-climbing robotic device.
    - Responsible for holding office hours to assist students, grading of homework and lecturing for a senior-level class in automatic linear control.

    Société Européenne des Satellites ASTRA S.A., Betzdorf, Luxembourg
    Satellite Engineer Trainee 01/2004 – 05/2004

    - Developed and implemented new algorithms for the computation of collision avoidance maneuvers to be executed for the recovery of a satellite, under co-location constraints, in the event of an anomaly altering its orbit.


    Publications
    2 articles in the Journal of Sound and Vibration, 1 article in the AIAA Journal of Aircraft; 5 conference papers


    Leadership
    Graduate Student Senate (2007-2008), Student Honor Committee (2007), Italian-American Student Association President (2005-2006), ΓBΦ Recording Secretary (2005-2006), Option

    Classes Program Italian Teacher (2005-2008)


    Languages
    English (fluent), Italian (fluent), French (intermediate)


    Awards and Recognitions
    The ΓBΦ Honor Society (2005)
    The ΤBP Engineering Honor Society (2005)
    U.S.A.-E.U. Innovative Multi-Cultural Curricula (IMCC) Project, Politecnico di Milano

    candidate (2001)
    Istituto per il diritto allo studio universitario, ISU Scholarship (1995, 1996)


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