Space systems, modeling and simulation, systems architecture and design, orbital mechanics and astrodynamics, optimization, technical leadership, engineering management.
Alan Campbell is the Group Lead for the Simulation Lab at Draper as well as a Program Manager within the Sembler Office. In his six years at Draper, Alan has specialized in space systems simulation, primarily serving as the Simulation Lead for Sierra Nevada's Dream Chaser spacecraft.
Prior to joining Draper, Alan earned his M.S.E in Aerospace Engineering and Engineering Mechanics from the University of Texas at Austin specializing in Orbital Mechanics and Controls with a research focus on spacecraft trajectory optimization. He also earned a B.S. in Aerospace Engineering from the Schreyer Honors College at Penn State University specializing in both Aeronautics and Astronautics.