Space Generation Advisory Council (SGAC)Chair and Advisory Board Member

Ali Nasseri recently completed a Marie Curie Early Stage Researcher Fellowship at ISI Foundation along with a PhD from the Politecnico di Torino, where he worked as part of the ITN WALL project on modeling magnetic phenomena in nanostructures. Prior to that, Ali conducted graduate research on developing surrogates for aerospace fuels at the University of Toronto, and worked on system level modeling and design optimization of space systems at K. N. Toosi University of Technology. He is also a graduate of the ISU SSP 2014.

Ali is the outgoing Chair and Advisory Board Member of the Space Generation Advisory Council, an organization he has worked with since 2012. Within the International Astronautical Federation, he serves as a member on the Space Education and Outreach Committee (SEOC) and the Workforce Development-Young Professionals Programme Committee (WD-YPP).

When not conducting research or volunteering with professional organizations, Ali works with organizations such as the University of Toronto’s Engineering Outreach Office and Let’s Talk Science to deliver STEM outreach programs, or consults with organizations such as the Skolkovo Foundation with their start-up incubation programs.


International Astronautical Congress 2019

21-25 October 2019

Washington, United States of America