M.S. Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, UC Davis 2016
B.S. Physics, UC Santa Cruz 2012
John received his bachelor's degree in physics at the University of California, Santa Cruz in 2012, where he focused on astroparticle physics. From the summer of 2010 until his graduation, he worked with the Fermi Gamma-ray Space Telescope to study very high energy photons. He has worked as a software engineer at two startups in the Bay Area, developing systems to provide science curriculum to K-12 students. In 2016, John received his masters in the department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering at the University of California, Davis. He currently researches modelling and simulation for spacecraft attitude and controls and human-in-the-loop performance.