Yuichi TSUDA

Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA)Professor, Institute of Space and Astronautical Science (ISAS), Project Manager, Hayabusa2 Project

Dr. Tsuda received his Ph.D. degree in aeronautics and astronautics from the University of Tokyo in 2003 and joined JAXA in the same year as a research associate. He was a visiting scholar at the Dept. of Aerospace Engineering, the University of Michigan as well as the Dept. of Aerospace Engineering Sciences, the University of Colorado Boulder in 2008-2009. After serving as a deputy lead for the IKAROS project, the world’s first interplanetary solar sail mission, Tsuda became the Hayabusa2 project manager in 2015, being the youngest project manager in JAXA’s history. His research interests are astrodynamics, spacecraft system, and deep space exploration.


International Astronautical Congress 2021

25-29 October 2021

Dubai, United Arab Emirates