Gerard "Jake" Szatkowski, PhD
Dr. Szatkowski earned a BS, 2 Masters, and a PhD in electro-mechanical control systems, and a Masters in Engineering Business Management from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, in Troy, New York. Since then he has worked 35 years on space vehicles in: · Flight & Ground launch systems avionics for EELVs, · Satellite control & telemetry analysis products, and · Hardware/software systems verification for dual-fault-tolerance. He currently works at United Launch Alliance as the Project Manager in Advance Programs for secondary payload accommodations on the Atlas and Delta launch vehicles for both government and commercial customers, and is coordinating development of several small spacecraft carriers systems.
SmallSat Project Manager, United Launch Alliance