CURRENT POSITION: Space Flight Dynamics & Operations Enginner for Interplanetary Missions at ESA/ESOC
- Deputy Flight Dynamics Manager for Mars Express: coordination of Flight Dynamics subsystems (orbit, manoeuvre, command and attitude), point of contact between FDyn and the Flight Control Team, and between FDyn and Science Ground Segment. Mars Express is orbiting Mars since end of 2003.
- Deputy Flight Dynamics Manager for Solar Orbiter: definition of planning processes and interfaces with the Flight Control Team and the Science Operation Center. Continuous review of spacecraft's documentation and proposals to Industry (Airbus), particularly with regards to the AOCS subsystem. Solar Orbiter will get as close as 0.28 AU from the Sun and is expected to launch in 2018.
- Prime Responsible in the FDyn Command Generation team for the Rosetta mission. Rosetta is orbiting its target comet since August 2014 and performed the first ever soft landing on a comet on 12 Nov 2014.
- Operations: weekly generation of FDyn commands for Rosetta and Mars Express. Design of the AOCS commanding plans used in Rosetta post-hibernation. Major involvement in the commanding of the lander ejection phase for Rosetta.
- Responsible of the modeling of Rosetta's comet atmosphere (coma) for operations. Implementation of the operational coma model used for both orbit prediction and reconstruction, and SC angular momentum management. Ongoing fit of the coma model to data collected from different instruments and payloads (reaction wheels, Rosina COPS pressure sensors, Miro microwave detector, dust optical images, etc.).
- Continuous development of the ground-segment operational SW used to generate AOCS commands for current and future ESA interplanetary missions.
- ATV (Automatic Transfer Vehicle) Flight Dynamics Project Engineer at GMV.
- Teaching Assistant on General Mathematics and Differental Calculus at Universidad Politécnica de Madrid, School of Aerospace Engineering.
- MSc Aerospace Engineering, Universidad Politécnica de Madrid, Spain. Award for best academic record in Space Vehicles major.
- MSc Finance, CeFiMS, University of London, UK (expected graduation, October 2015).
- One-year internship at Syracuse University, New York, Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering.
- Native: Spanish.
- Native competence: English.
- Profesional competence: German, French.
- Basic competence: Russian, Portuguese.
- Operational Approach for the Modelling of the Coma Drag Force on Rosetta. Bielsa C., Mueller M. and Herfort. U. John Hopkins/APL: 24th ISSFD, 2014.
- Prediction of the Coma Drag Force on Rosetta. Bielsa C., Mueller M. and Huguet G. NASA/JPL: 23rd ISSFD, 2012.
- Delate Input and State Observability. Bielsa C. and Palanthandalam-Madapusi H. 47th IEEE Conference on Decision and Control, 2008.
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