Dr. Dmitry Pritykin was graduated from Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology and got his Ph.D. in the same institute. Before joining Skoltech in 2018, he worked in MIPT Department of Theoretical mechanics, where he taught courses on classical mechanics and control. He authored MIPT classical mechanics courses for Coursera Platform. When in MIPT his research was focused on celestial mechanics and aerospace engineering, the latter in the High-precision attitude control systems Lab.
Dr. Pritykin’s present research projects pertains to the areas of small satellites dynamics and control, position and attitude control of satellites in swarms and formations, space logistics.
Small Satellites Lab
2007 PhD (Candidate of physical and mathematical sciences ) Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology