People

Professor

Curriculum Vitae for Hyosang Yoon

Assistant Professor, Ph.D


Education & Thesis

2017, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Aeronautics and Astronautics, Ph.D.

  • Thesis : Pointing and Tracking System Analysis and Design for Optical Intersatellite Communication Link

2010, KAIST, Aerospace Engineering, M.S.

  • Thesis : Star Recognition Algorithm in Dynamic Environment

2008, KAIST, Aerospace Engineering, B.S.


Careers

  • 2019 - present, Assistant Professor, Department of Aerospace Engineering, KAIST

  • 2017 - 2019, GNC Engineer, Planet Labs

  • 2008 - 2014, Associate Research Engineer, Satrec Initiative AOCS Team


Research Experiences

Planet Labs

  • 2017-2019, GNC, star tracker, attitude calibration, SkySat LEOP, SkySat thruster operation

MIT STAR Lab

  • 2015 - 2017, Project FLARE(Free-space LaserCom. and Radiation Experiment), Attitude Determination & Control

  • 2015 - 2017, Project NODE(Nanosatellite Optical Downlink Experiment), Ground Station Development

  • 2015 - 2016, A Tall Ship and a Star to Steer Her By, funded by NASA , Prototype CubeSat

Satrec Initiative

  • 2008 - 2014, Attitude Determination & control for DubaiSat-2 and Deimos-2

  • 2008 - 2014, Satellite Orbit Determination Using GPS

  • 2008 - 2014, System Engineering for Dubaisat-2 and Deimos-2

KAIST

  • 2008 - 2010, Star Centroiding for Star Sensor in Dynamic Environment

  • 2008 - 2010, CubeSat System design Project

  • 2008, Unmanned Aerial Vehicle(UAV)

Ph.D. Candidates

백기욱 (Baeck, Kiwook)

2021.9 - present, Ph.D. Student, Aerospace Engineering, KAIST, Daejeon, Korea

2021.8, M.S., Aerospace Engineering, KAIST, Daejeon, Korea

2019.8, B.S., Electrical & Electronic Engineering, Yonsei Univ., Seoul, Korea

Research Topic:

  • Intersatellite Communication

  • Laser Pointing System

  • Satellite jitter control

파울로 (Paulo Kemper Filho)

2021.9 - present, Ph.D. Student, Aerospace Engineering, KAIST, Daejeon, Korea

2014.3, M.S., Green Transportation, KAIST, Daejeon, Korea

2012.2, B.S., Electrical Engineering, KAIST, Daejeon, Korea

2008.3, Associates in Electronic Engineering, Nippon Engineering College, Tokyo, Japan

Research Topic:

  • CubeSat navigation systems

  • Star Tracking algorithms

위준성 (Wi, Junsung)

2022.3 - present, Ph.D. Student, Aerospace Engineering, KAIST, Daejeon, Korea

2022.2, M.S., Aerospace Engineering, KAIST, Daejeon, Korea

2020.2, B.S., Aerospace Engineering, Inha Univ., Incheon, Korea

Research Topic :

  • Star Tracker Calibration

  • Satellite Attitude Determination & Control

  • LEO Satellite Orbit Control

M.S. Candidates

박용준 (Park, Yongjun)

2020.9 - present, M.S. Student, Aerospace Engineering, KAIST, Daejeon, Korea

2020.8, B.S., Aerospace Engineering, KAIST, Daejeon, Korea

Research Topic :

  • Satellite Attitude Determination

  • Satellite Optimum Navigation

윤정인 (Yun, Jeongin)

2021.3 - present (leave of absence), M.S. Student, Aerospace Engineering, KAIST, Daejeon, Korea

2021.3, B.S., Physics, KAIST, Daejeon, Korea

Research Topic :

  • Satellite Orbit Determination

한효근 (Han, Hyogeun)

2021.9 - present, M.S. Student, Aerospace Engineering, KAIST, Daejeon, Korea

2021.3 - 2021.8, Contract Researcher, Aerospace Engineering, KAIST, Daejeon, Korea

2021.2, B.S., Aerospace Engineering, KAIST, Daejeon, Korea

Research Topic :

  • Satellite Orbit Guidance

  • Optics for Laser Pointing System

이윤후 (Lee, Yoonhoo)

2022.3 - present, M.S. Student, Aerospace Engineering, KAIST, Daejeon, Korea

2021.8, B.S., Aerospace Engineering, Korea Aerospace Univ., Gyeonggi-do, Korea

Research Topic :

  • Laser Communication

  • Satellite Attitude Control

김승환 (Kim, Seunghwan)

2022.3 - present, M.S. Student, Aerospace Engineering, KAIST, Daejeon, Korea

2022.2, B.S., Aerospace Engineering, Inha Univ., Incheon, Korea

Research Topic :

  • Laser Communication

  • Satellite Attitude Control

김형철 (Kim, Hyeongcheol)

2022.3 - present, M.S. Student, Aerospace Engineering, KAIST, Daejeon, Korea

2022.2, B.S., Aerospace Engineering, KAIST, Daejeon, Korea

Research Topic :

  • Control Moment Gyroscope