Undergraduate Research Assistant - Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Student is needed to contribute to the design, building and operation of ROME (Rapid Orbit Motion Emulator) in the astrodynamics and space robotics laboratory (ASRL) at the MAE department. The student is expected to work 10 hr/wk and the project spans several semesters.

Project Dates

Start Date: 1/8/2024 - End Date: 4/27/2024

Students Needed

Type of Project


Student Responsibilities

- Mechanical Design of the platform - Experiments and simulations for orbit motion emulation and on orbit servicing missions. - Research in the areas of inverse kinematics, dynamics and control.

Time Commitment

10 hour(s)

Student Requirements

Interest in robotics, dynamics and control. Goof knowledge of Arduino and Raspberry Pi hardware. Knowledge of MATLAB.

Interested in Working With the Following Programs

For EXCEL URE Students Only

Additional Notes

Position Overview

  • Date Posted: 01-07-2019
  • Location:
    • Orlando (Main Campus)
  • Paid: Yes