LUCY SUMMER 2021 INTERNS 

Meet our Summer 2021 Lucy Interns! 

Click on each student to read their personal bio.

KINETX

Edward is performing work on the software development side for KinetX Space Navigation and Flight Dynamics (SNAFD). This involves working on the Optical Navigation imager calibration process and migrating heritage processing tools to a python framework for the Lucy Mission. 

Liliana is working as a Science Communications Intern at KinetX Aerospace and and helps develop content for their website and social media while learning about the science and engineering behind their current and previous projects. 

Interning at KINETX, Ronak is responsible for incorporating the GAIA star catalogue into the Lucy optical navigation calibrations by analyzing regression test results in MATLAB.

SOUTHWEST RESEARCH INSTITUTE

As an intern for SwRI, Isabella is working on numerical simulations and data analysis to study the initial conditions of the Eurybates family in the Trojans of Jupiter.

Yardenits is working with Lucy Mission Team at SwRI on Outreach related projects.

Courtney is working with the Lucy Mission Team at SwRI on Outreach related projects.

ARIZONA STATE UNIVERSITY

Throughout their internship, these 61 students will design, build, and test simulated flight hardware, gain experience in NX CAD modeling, electronic prototyping, additive manufacturing, coding, and environmental testing that relate to space missions.