Dr. Brian Gunter
- Associate Professor, Daniel Guggenheim School of Aerospace Engineering
- Courtesy Adjunct Appointment, School of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences
- Affiliated with the Space Systems Design Laboratory (SSDL), the Center for Space Technology and Research (CSTAR), and the Institute for Robotics and Intelligent Machines (IRIM)
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- Byron Davis (2014-), “Expanding the use of small-satellite constellations for remote sensing through improved orbit determination,” Georgia Tech
- Mohammed Nassif (2018-), Georgia Tech
- Kwonhee (Alex) Lee (2019-), Georgia Tech
- Abhijit Harathi (2019-), Georgia Tech
- Alaric Gregoire (2019-), Georgia Tech
- Will McNulty (2019-), Georgia Tech
- Chris Murphy (2019-), Georgia Tech
- Akshay Menon (2020-), Georgia Tech
- Bhavi Jagatia (2020-), Georgia Tech
- Daniel Nguyen (2020-), Georgia Tech
- Richard Macke (2020-), Georgia Tech
- Kohei Kotani (2020-), Georgia Tech
- Chimuka Cheepa (2020-), Georgia Tech
- Uttoreo Saha (2020-), Georgia Tech
- Natthachet Tangdamrongsub (2013-2015) “Multi-scale modelling of water resources in Northern China,” co-supervised by S. Steele-Dunne and P. Ditmar, TU-Delft. Dr. Tandangrongsub is now a Research Associate at the University of Newcastle.
- Rakia Meister (2013), “Long-term Antarctic surface elevation trends from satellite radar and laser altimetry,” TU-Delft, Dr. Meister was last at the National Space Institute, Technical University of Denmark.
- Riccardo Riva (2007-2010), “Improving Post-Glacial Rebound and Ice Mass Balance Models in Antarctica Using GRACE and ICESat Mission Data,” co-supervised with L.L.A. Vermeersen and R. Lindenbergh. Dr. Riva is currently an Associate Professor at TU-Delft.
- Olga (Engels) Didova (2012-2017), “Separating GIA and ice mass change signals in Antarctica using satellite data,” co-supervised by R. Riva and R. Klees, TU-Delft. Dr. Engels is currently a postdoctoral researcher at Bonn University.
- Luke Renegar (2018-2020), “Optical Satellite Orbit Determination from Geographically Dispersed Sensors,” Georgia Tech
- Devin Wu (2018-2020), “SDA Visible Range Object Detection Performance Optimization Under Urban Environment,” Georgia Tech
- Stephen Hall (2018-2020), “A Survey of Free Space Optical Communications in Satellites,” Georgia Tech. Now at L3Harris.
- Richard Hunter (2017-2020), “Optimal Phasing and Performance Mapping for Translunar Satellite Missions Across the Earth-Moon Nodal Cycle,” Georgia Tech. Now at Rocket Lab.
- Logan Bewley (2018-2019), “CubeSat Inter-satellite Tracking Using Remote Sensing and Trajectory Estimation,” Georgia Tech. Now at Aerospace Corp.
- Joshua Ingersoll (2018-2019), “A Technical Evaluation of Integrating Optical Inter-Satellite Links into Proliferated Polar LEO Constellations,” Georgia Tech. Now at Aerospace Corp.
- Brandon Henley (2019), “Lunar Laser Ranging from Low Earth Orbit,” Georgia Tech. Now a GNC Engineer at Lockheed Martin.
- Daniel Groesbeck (2017-2019), “Autonomous Control of Small Satellite Formations using
Differential Drag,” Georgia Tech. Now a Systems Engineer at Lockheed Martin.
- Emily (Erin) Simmons (2017-2019), “Application of Self-Healing Materials to Leak Repair in Inflatable Structures,” Georgia Tech. Now a Loads and Dynamics Engineer at Engineering, Research and Consulting (ERC).
- Jairus Elarbee (2017-2019), “Processing Strategy for GNSS-based Orbit Determination of
Small Satellites,” Georgia Tech
- Rachmat Subagia (2017-2019), “Precise Tracking of UAVs using LiDAR and Computer Vision,” Georgia Tech
- Yanjie Guo (2017-2018), “Relative positioning and tracking of small spacecraft using optical sensors,” Georgia Tech. Currently pursuing a PhD at Georgia Tech.
- Austin Claybrook (2016-2018) “A Preliminary Assessment of the RANGE Mission’s Orbit Determination Capabilities,” Georgia Tech. Now at Analytical Graphics, Inc. (AGI)
- Alexander Boisvert (2016-2018) “Attitude Dynamics of a Tethered CubeSat-Inflatable System in Low Earth Orbit,” Georgia Tech. Now at Northrop Grumman Innovation Systems.
- Trevor Dahl (2017), “An Evaluation of Spacecraft Pointing Requirements for Optically Linked Satellite Systems”. Currently a Developmental Engineer with the U.S. Air Force.
- Michael Herman (2015-2017),“Design and testing of a low-cost two-axis coarse sun sensor for nanosatellites,” Georgia Tech.
- Zachary Levine (2015-2016), “Development of an inter-satellite laser ranging system for nanosatellites,” Georgia Tech. Now a Systems Engineer at Northrop Grumman.
- Michel Lacerda (2014-2016) “Comparison of lidar, sonar and image-based topography from a UAV platform”, Georgia Tech. Currently pursuing a PhD at Georgia Tech.
- Bolys Sabitbek (2015-2016), “Orbit Design for a Phobos/Deimos Cycler Mission,” Georgia Tech. Currently pursuing a PhD at Al-Farabi Kazakh National University.
- Kevin Seywald (2013-2016), “Refinements to the General Methodology Behind Strapdown Airborne Gravimetry,” Georgia Tech. Now a Controls Engineer at Binera.
- Ronald van Haren (2009-2011), “Observing the hydrology of China from space,” TU-Delft. Went on to complete his PhD at the Royal Netherlands Meteorological Institute (KNMI), and is now at the Netherlands eScience Center.
- Pedro Inacio (2008-2010), “A Sensitivity Study into Strapdown Airborne Gravimetry,” TU-Delft. Currently pursuing a PhD at TU-Delft.
- Ramses Molijn (2008-2009), “ICESat full waveform signal analysis for the classification of land cover types over the cryosphere”, TU-Delft, co-supervised with R. Lindenbergh. Now a post-doctoral research at TU-Delft.
- Ward Stolk (2007-2009), “An evaluation of the use of radial basis functions for mass change estimates at high latitudes,” TU-Delft, co-supervised with T. Wittwer. Went on to complete a PhD at Utrecht University, and is now at Fugro.