• Professor, Aerospace Engineering
  • John & Bea Slattery Chair
  • Director, Aerospace Human Systems Laboratory
  • Member, National Academy of Engineering
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Research Interests

    • Microgravity and Partial g Fluid Physics
    • Digital Human Modeling
    • Extravehicular Activity (EVA) Spacesuit System Design
    • Space Systems Engineering
    • Engineering Education

Awards & Honors

  • 2016 Elected President, Association of Space Explorers (ASE)
  • 2016 Elected to Omega Alpha Association, International Honor Society for Systems Engineering (INCOSE)
  • 2013 Elected to ASF Astronaut Hall of Fame
  • 2011 American Association of Engineering Societies (AAES): Norm Augustine Award For Outstanding Achievement in Engineering Communications
  • 2009 American Association of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) Ralph Roe Award (Lifetime Achievement)
  • 2006 Elected Fellow, Royal Aeronautical Society (FRAes)
  • 2006 Elected Fellow, American Institute for Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA)
  • 2002 Elected to the National Academy of Engineering (NAE)
  • 2001 Elected Fellow Royal Society of Edinburgh (CorrFRSE)
  • 1993 Elected Fellow, American Ceramic Society (ACerS)