Space Systems Engineer, Alessandro Golkar is Associate Professor and Technology Development Director at the Skolkovo Institute of Science and Technology (Skoltech). From 2017 to 2019, Alessandro Golkar served as Vice President Concurrent Engineering, member of the Leadership Team of Technology Planning and Roadmapping at the Airbus Corporate Technology Office (CTO) in Toulouse, France. Before Airbus, he served as the Interim Director of the Skoltech Space Center. His research looks at new ways for looking at complex systems architecting problems, and developing research and demonstrators of novel spacecraft technology.
He is author of 102 publications (70 Scopus indexed), including 29 peer-reviewed journal papers. He is Associate Editor of the IEEE Journal on Miniaturization for Air and Space Systems, Associate Editor of the INCOSE Systems Engineering journal. He is a reviewer for journals including the AIAA Journal of Spacecraft and Rockets, AIAA Journal of Aerospace Information Systems, Acta Astronautica, SAGE Concurrent Engineering, INCOSE Systems Engineering , and the IEEE Transactions on Aerospace and Electronic Systems.
Pursuing the entrepreneurial spirit of Skoltech, Prof. Golkar is actively involved as member of the board of advisors and early-stage investor in technology startups.
Prof.Golkar is an IEEE Senior Member and an AIAA Senior Member of the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics, and a FAA licensed private pilot.
He served as a consultant for the European Space Agency and was a Research Fellow and Visiting Independent Advisor at the NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory; at MIT he worked for grants sponsored by NASA Headquarters and BP plc.
Among other recognitions, he is the recipient of the 2014 Luigi G. Napolitano Award, the 2014 Best Journal Paper Award of the Year of the INCOSE Systems Engineering Journal, and the 2019 MIT Technology Review Italia Young Innovators Under 35 Award.
PEER-REVIEWED JOURNAL PUBLICATIONS[J28], Garzaniti, N., Golkar, A., Maggiore, P., “Additive Manufacturing Evaluation Tool for Design Studies”, IEEE Systems Journal, 2019, doi: 10.1109/JSYST.2019.2939906.
PEER-REVIEWED CONFERENCE PROCEEDINGS[C58] Briatore, S., Garzaniti, N., Golkar A., “Towards the Internet for Space: bringing cloud computing to space systems”, 36th International Communications Satellite Systems Conference (ICSSC), Niagara Falls, Canada, October 15-18, 2018.
[T3] Aliakbargolkar, A., “A Framework for Systems Architecting under Stakeholder Objectives Ambiguity – Applications to Human Spaceflight and Robotic Exploration”, PhD dissertation, Department of Aeronautics and Astronautics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, June 2012.
[T2] Aliakbargolkar, A., “Preliminary Design of Satellites Configurations and Structures”, Laurea Specialistica thesis, Sapienza Universita’ di Roma, May 2008.
[T1] Aliakbargolkar, A., “Thermodynamics and Heat Transfer Analysis of a Pressurant Gas Tank for a Liquid Propulsion System”, Laurea thesis, Sapienza Universita’ di Roma, September 2006.
[P5] Golkar, A., “I vantaggi dei sistemi di satellite sharing”, Airpress, n.71, October 2016 (in Italian).
[P4] Golkar, A., “L’Italia e il Rinascimento Spaziale”, Aspenia, n.73, June 2016 (in Italian).
[P3] Golkar, A., “La rinascita Russa passa per ORKK”, Airpress, n.61, November 2015 (in Italian).
[P2] Golkar, A., “Nuovi orizzonti per l’Italia”, Airpress, n.58, July-August 2015 (in Italian).
[P1] Golkar, A., “Developing space infrastructure: the future of aerospace technology is now”, Russian Beyond the Headlines (English and Italian Edition), November 18, 2014.
ФИО: Алессандро Алиакбарголкар
Занимаемая должность (должности): Доцент
Преподаваемые дисциплины: Архитектура систем и исследование пространства решений; Проектирование спутников и космических миссий;
Ученая степень: Ph.D. аэронавтика и астронавтика, 2012, Массачусетский технологический институт (MIT), США
Ученое звание (при наличии): нет
Наименование направления подготовки и/или специальности: Аэронавтика и астронавтика
Данные о повышении квалификации и/или профессиональной переподготовке (при наличии): нет
Общий стаж работы: 8 лет
Стаж работы по специальности: 8 лет