Shinichi Nakasuka

The University of Tokyo • Professor

Prof. Shinichi Nakasuka graduated from University of Tokyo and received Ph.D in aeronautics in 1988. He joined IBM Research during 1988-1990, and then has been working for Department of Aeronautics and Astronautics, University of Tokyo and became a full professor in 2004. He is a member of JSASS, SICE, and IAA, and the former Chairperson of IFAC Aerospace Technical Committee and has been the chairperson of UNISEC-GLOBAL since its beginning. His major research areas include micro/nano/pico-satellites, autonomy and intelligence for space systems, novel space systems, and guidance, navigation and control of spacecraft. He contributed to establishment of several space start-ups and university space communities, and to the education based on micro/nano-satellites in Asian and many other countries. He is also a member of Space Policy Committee of Japanese government since 2012.


International Astronautical Congress 2022

18-22 September 2022

Paris, France