2006 – 2009
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
📜 M.S. in Department of Aeronautics and Astronautics, School of Engineering
📜 M.S. in Technology and Policy Program, Engineering Systems Division
Massachusetts Institute of Technology: Graduate Researcher
• Conducted business and policy analysis of US commercial spaceflight industry, collaborating with space tourism CEOs.
• Authored dual Masters thesis on systems engineering and adventure sports as a proxy for commercial space regulations.
• Co-authored human spaceflight safety report with The Aerospace Corporation for Congressional committee hearing.
• Researched alternative jet fuels for Partnership for AIR Transportation Noise and Emissions Reduction (PARTNER)-MIT
A technoregulatory analysis of government regulation and oversight in the United States for the protection of passenger safety in commercial human spaceflight
ANALYSIS OF HUMAN SPACE FLIGHT SAFETY Report to Congress Independent Study Mandated by Commercial Space Launch Amendments Act of 2004 (Public Law 108-492)
Identifying the Dynamics of Technology Transition: ADS-B Adoption in the National Airspace System