Space@VT Faculty

The faculty members of Space@VT have a broad range of interests and expertise in space science and engineering. Most critical research and educational areas are represented. Graduate student education, training, and mentoring is also critical to the mission of Space@VT. Graduate students have opportunities to work on a broad spectrum of research projects and experience a diverse and interdisciplinary educational curriculum.

Faculty Members

Dr. Colin Adams

 

Colin Adams

Assistant Professor

(540) 231-4046

vt.edu Email: csadams


Scott Bailey, EE

Dr. Scott Bailey

 

Scott Bailey

Professor

(540) 231-0459

vt.edu Email: baileys


Dr. Joseph Baker

 

Joseph Baker

Associate Professor

(540) 231-3355

vt.edu Email: jo.baker


Dr. Jonathan Black

 

Jonathan Black

Associate Professor

vt.edu Email: jonathan.black


Dr. Robert Clauer


Robert Clauer

Professor
Assistant Director

(757) 325-6917

vt.edu Email: rclauer


Dr. Gregory Earle


Gregory Earle

Professor

(540) 231-2294

vt.edu Email: earle


Dr. Scott England


Scott England

Associate Professor

(540) 231-4828

vt.edu Email: englands


Raymond A Greenwald, Temp Faculty, EE

Dr. Ray Greenwald



Ray Greenwald

Research Professor

vt.edu Email: ray.greenwald


Dr. Michael Hartinger


Michael Hartinger

Research Assistant Professor

(757) 325-6915

vt.edu Email: mdhartin


Robert McGwier, Professor in ECE and Associate Director of the Hume Center

Dr. Robert W. McGwier


Robert W. McGwier

Research Professor ECE

(540) 231-2041

vt.edu Email: rwmcgwi


Mike Ruohoniemi, EE

Dr. J. Michael Ruohoniemi


J. Michael Ruohoniemi

Associate Professor

(540) 231-1482

vt.edu Email: mikeruo


Dr. Mark Psiaki


Mark L. Psiaki

Kevin Crofton Faculty Chair in Aerospace and Ocean Engineering

(540) 231-1907

vt.edu Email: mlpsiaki


Wayne Scales. Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering

Dr. Wayne A. Scales


Wayne Scales

Professor 
Director of Space @ Virginia Tech

(540) 231-5622

vt.edu Email: wscales


Dr. Kevin Shinpaugh


Kevin Shinpaugh

VBI, Washington St.

(540) 231-1246

vt.edu Email: kashin


Dr. Bhuvana Srinivasan


Bhuvana Srinivasan

Assistant Professor

vt.edu Email: srinbhu


Dr. Brentha Thurairajah


Brentha Thurairajah

Research Scientist

540-231-0656

vt.edu Email: brenthat


Dan Weimer, EE

Dr. Daniel Weimer


Daniel Weimer

Research Professor

(757) 325-6908

vt.edu Email: dweimer


ZhonghuaXu


Zhonghua Xu

Research Scientist

(757) 325-6913

vt.edu Email: zxu77


Research Associates

                Name                                  Location                      vt.edu Email

Kshitija Deshpande........1901 Innovation Drive...........kshitija

Justin Carstens.................1901 Innovation Drive.......... jcar

Zachary Leffke...................1901 Innovation Drive..........N/A

Stephen Noel......................1901 Innovation Drive..........snoel07@hume.vt.edu


Graduate Students 

            Name                                        vt.edu Email                           Advisor(s)

Allen, David.........................................davidallen..................................N/A

Atkins, Brad.........................................atkbr.............................................N/A

Carstens, Padma...............................padma........................................ N/A

Dhar, Saurav.......................................sdhar86........................................G.Earle

Dixon, Kris...........................................kcdixon.........................................N/A

Eltrass, Ahmed.................................ahmed4.........................................N/A

Glesner, Colin....................................cglesner.......................................N/A

Frissell, Nathaniel............................nafrissell.....................................M.Ruohoniemi & J. Baker

Karthik, Venkataramani................karthik0......................................S.Bailey

Kossobokova, Liza............................lizak92........................................N/A

Lin, Ying-Tsen (Cissi)........................incen............................................S.Bailey

Malhotra, Garima.............................garima..........................................N/A

Marquis, Peter...................................peterm76...................................N/A

McCarthy, Brian...............................bmccar19...................................N/A

Orr, Cameron.....................................corr33..........................................N/A

Pratik, Joshi........................................pratik91.......................................N/A

Robertson, Robbie.........................voorhies........................................G.Earle

Rogers, Andrew..............arog3632(at)hume.ictas.vt.edu..........N/A

Roth, Grant.......................................grantr93.........................................N/A

Rye, Maria..........................................mariarye........................................N/A

Sease, Bradley..................................bsease.............................................N/A

Song, Yang..........................................yangsong......................................N/A

St. Pierre, Riley.................................riley24............................................N/A

Thomas, Edward.............................hardsnow......................................Clauer & Weimer

Thomas, Evan...................................egthomas......................................M.Ruohoniemi & J. Baker

Tibbetts, Nick...................................nictibbe..........................................N/A

Vidur, Garg.........................................vidur................................................N/A