Dr Hans Peter Schaub

Scientific Advisor

Dr. Schaub is the Glenn L. Murphy Chair of Engineering at the University of Colorado and is the current graduate chair of the aerospace engineering sciences department.  He has over 20 years of research experience, of which 4 years are at Sandia National Laboratories. His research interests are in nonlinear dynamics and control, astrodynamics, relative motion dynamics, as well as relative motion sensing.  This has led to about 137 journal and 208 conference publications, as well as a 3rd edition textbook on analytical mechanics of space systems. In the last decade he has developed the emerging field of charged astrodynamics.   Dr. Schaub has been the ADCS lead in the CICERO mission and the ADCS algorithm lead on a Mars Mission.   He has been awarded the H. Joseph Smead Faculty Fellowship,  the Provosts Faculty Achievement Award, the faculty assembly award for excellence in teaching, as well as the Outstanding Faculty Advisor Award.  He is an AAS Fellow and AIAA Associate Fellow, and has won the AIAA/ASEE Atwood Educator award, as well as the AIAA Mechanics and Control of Flight award. He currently serves as the Editor-In-Chief for the AIAA Journal of Spacecraft and Rockets.