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PhD Candidate

Shane Lowe

Shane Lowe is a Ph.D. student in the Space Rendezvous Laboratory. He graduated from the United States Military Academy at West Point with a Bachelor of Science degree in mechanical engineering. Shane then served on active duty as an infantry officer in the United States Army for more than five years. His research is focused on developing guidance, navigation, and control algorithms for the Space Weather Atmospheric Multiscale EXperiment (SWARM-EX) and the VIrtual Super-resolution Optics with Reconfigurable Swarms (VISORS) missions. These missions, both funded by the National Science Foundation, require distributed and precise relative navigation to accomplish groundbreaking scientific objectives.