CV: Space Application Developer
| Date Submitted:||02-03-2015|
| Last Modified:||02-03-2015 (08:29)|
ANSYS, COMSOL Multiphysics
MATLAB, LabVIEW, Fortran
CATIA V5, SolidWorks, Pro/E
Space Studies Program
International Space University
06 - 08/2014
Space Applications and Open Innovation in Space Team Project: investigating programmes, concepts and potential of co-creation in the space sector. Speciﬁc interest in the business development and opportunities for the space sector, investigating a space startup culture for Europe
Dipl.-Ing. Aerospace Engineering (M.Sc.)
University of Stuttgart
2007 - 2013
Specialised in Space Systems, Thermodynamics, Space Transportation and Remote Sensing. Research projects involved the SOFIA observatory, ATV-1 Jules Verne, the Hayabusa re-entry and the HIFiRE-5 flight.
ESA Summer School Alpbach
ESA, FFG, Aeronautics and Space Agency
25/07 - 30/07/2011
Star Formation across the Universe: Spacecraft design competition: scientiﬁc case and technical concept development, interferometry mission proposal
Space Applications Developer
Strategic business development and consulting in the areas of GIS and navigation utilisation for underserved terrestrial customers and markets. Including application prototyping, and awareness programmes to detect potentials and demand in various industries. Developing a platform to provide broad data awareness across the space sector, as well as terrestrial users.
Apex Composites Inc
02/2014 - 06/2014
Project lead in the development of various composite products. Design and optimisation of aerospace structures was mainly conducted in Solid Works and Catia. Development of a production line for automated VRTM for weight, process cycle and labour reduction, while guaranteeing the ﬁbre volume fraction of the products. Conducting material impact studies for titanium- composite stacks for aerospace client programmes. Prototyping, production speciﬁcations and process optimisation, which included investigating in-line quality assurance techniques.
Institute of Space Systems, University of Stuttgart
06 - 09/2013
Deployment support engineering of the FIFI-LS spectrometer for the NASA/DLR SOFIA Observatory. Finalising the instrument interface design, including positioning and integration of control components, harness management and production to MIL standards, PCB testing and diagnostics.
Brisbane, QLD, Australia
University of Queensland, University of Southern Queensland
09/2012 - 04/2013
Investigation of the ablative and thermal heat shield performance of the Hayabusa re-entry capsule based on the raw data captured by the AUS instrument during NASA’s observation mission in 2010. Processing and analysing the spacial UV data in Matlab, and modeling with plasma radiation simulations conducted in ESA’s PARADE. Design of a shock-tunnel campaign for composite heat-shield material tests. Developing a preheating technique to create representative high re-entry surface temperatures. Applied fast-response optical measurement systems in NUV, VIS and NIR with ray path analysis in OSLO, and developed control and data acquisition tools in Labview for the experiments in vacuum facilities.
Institute of Aerospace Thermodynamics, German Aerospace Center (DLR)
01 - 06/2012
Analysis of the FinEx ﬂight experiment on the HIFiRE-5 hypersonic research mission. DLR developed this heat transfer experiment which was to analyse and evaluate for post processing of gathered ﬂight data. Designed tunnel mounting and cooling components and performed tests in Plasma Wind Tunnels with a backup ﬁn, including thermal system characterisation techniques with cw-laser/thermocouple response and pyrometry. Improved inverse heat transfer algorithms in Matlab for thermal 3D problems based on system identiﬁcation, control theories and image reconstruction models. Evaluated the actual data of FinEx from the HIFiRE-5 ﬂight with the developed Matlab software and derived in-ﬂight temperature and heat ﬂux proﬁles for the material experiment.
R&D Engineering Intern
Palmdale, CA, USA
NASA DAOF, Deutsches SOFIA Institut
10/2009 - 03/2010, 08/2011
Projects with departments of DLR and NASA. Starting with FEA studies and structural design optimisation in ANSYS and SolidWorks for the performance and handling improvement of the telescope. Later design and build of electronic error detection devices for the control system maintenance. Key experience was the participation in the envelope expansion ﬂight campaign of SOFIA in the means of todays Armstrong Flight Research Center. The mission control room work involved the analysis of the thermal performance and other parameters of telescope and chamber.
Space Generation Advisory Council in Support of the United Nations (SGAC)
National Point of Contact, Germany
German Society for Aeronautics and Astronautics (DGLR)
Support of local group activities with the German aerospace industry and research institutions
Youth Migration Service IN-VIA
Volunteer for individual educational student support
Scholarships and Honors
International Space University - SSP Entrance Scholarship
Supported by the European Space Agency (ESA)
DLR German Standout Student Scholarship
Scholarship to attend the SGC and IAC in Beijing
Walther-Blohm-Foundation, Baden-W¨urttemberg Foundation
2012 - 2013
Scholarships for the Master’s Thesis completion in Australia
ESA Summer School Alpbach
German Aerospace Center (DLR) scholarship for participation
NASA Group Achievement Award to SOFIA Initial Science Flight Team
For outstanding eﬀorts of the integrated SOFIA Team, resulting in completion of the ﬁrst science ﬂight where data was explicitly acquired for scientiﬁc analysis.
NASA Group Achievement Award to SOFIA TACFL Flight Team
For the success of the SOFIA First Light ﬂight, and for the dedicated eﬀorts of the team, who made it their top priority for the several weeks leading up to the ﬂight.
Journal of Thermophysics and Heat Transfer, 2014
Journal of Spacecraft and Rockets, 2014
18th AIAA/3AF International Space Planes and Hypersonic Systems and Technologies Conference, Tours, France, 2012
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