Ph.D. and M.S. students and interns positions are open under Dr. Ye Lu in the College of Aeronautics and Engineering at Kent State University. Potential start dates for graduate students are Fall 2020 or Spring 2021.
Aeroassist Flight Dynamics,
Aerocapture, Aerobraking, and Aerogravity-assist
Small Satellite Applications
If pursuing Ph.D. degree: M.S. degree in aerospace engineering or related fields (B.S. students may also be considered, depending on experiences)
If pursuing MS degree: undergraduate degree in aerospace engineering or related fields
For interns: open to all students with interests in space exploration
Strong interests in space missions and spacecraft design and applications
Candidate should be self-motivated and committed to research
All candidates are encouraged to apply, previous experiences with orbit mechanics, guidance, dynamics and control, numerical simulations are highly desired,
Interested candidates should contact Dr. Lu (ylu16 (at) kent (dot) edu) for any questions.
To apply, please email the following documents to Dr. Lu
Up-to-date resume/CV, listing all relevant experiences including publications
Transcript, both undergraduate and graduate (if applicable), unofficial is acceptable
1-2 paragraphs statement of research interest and relevant experience