ATI Courses Instructor Of The Month, Vincent L. Pisacane, PhD

Dr. Vincent Pisacane was the Robert A. Heinlein Professor of Aerospace Engineering at the United States Naval Academy where he taught courses in space exploration, space systems, and the design of spacecraft. He was previously at the Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory where he was the Head of the Space Department, Director of the […]
Dr. Vincent Pisacane was the Robert A. Heinlein Professor of Aerospace Engineering at the United States Naval Academy where he taught courses in space exploration, space systems, and the design of spacecraft. He was previously at the Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory where he was the Head of the Space Department, Director of the Institute for Advanced Science and Technology in Medicine, and Assistant Director for Research and Exploratory Development. He concurrently held a joint academic appointment in biomedical engineering at the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine. He has been the principal investigator on several NASA funded grants. He is a fellow of the AIAA. He currently teaches graduate courses in space systems at the Johns Hopkins University. In addition he has taught short courses and webinars on these topics. He has authored over a hundred research papers on space systems and bioastronautics and several books.
EDUCATION B.A.                                    Mechanical Engineering                                                Drexel University M.S.                   Applied Mechanics/Mathematics             Michigan State University Ph.D.                Applied Mechanics/Physics                         Michigan State University Post-Grad       Aeronautical Engineering                             Princeton University Post Doc.         Electrical Engineering                                     Johns Hopkins University   BOOKS Pisacane, VL, Spacecraft Systems Design and Engineering, In R. A. Myers (Eds.), Encyclopedia of Physical Science and Technology, Third Edition. vol, 15, Academic Press, 2002.   Pisacane, VL, and RC Moore, Eds. Fundamentals of Space Systems, Oxford University Press, (Author of three chapters and co-author of one chapter out of 14 separately authored chapters), 1994.   Pisacane, VL, (Editor) Fundamentals of Space Systems, Oxford University Press, Second Edition (Author of four chapters out of 16 separately authored), June 2005.   Pisacane, VL, Space Environment and its Effects on Space Systems, AIAA Press, August 2008. (Translated to Chinese, 2011)   Pisacane, VL, Systems Engineering and Requirements Analysis, in M Macdonald and V Badescu (Eds), The International Handbook of Space Technology, Praxis and Springer-Verlag, 2013.   COURSES TAUGHT FOR APPLIED TECHNOLOGY INSTITUTE

Fundamentals Of Space Systems & Space Subsystems
Bioastronautics: Space Exploration and its Effects on the Human Body
Space Environment & It’s Effects On Space Systems
Space Radiation & It’s Effects On Space Systems & Astronauts
Space Systems – Intermediate Design
 

 

 


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