The Daniel Guggenheim School of Aerospace Engineering at Georgia Tech

Alan Smith

Alan Smith spent his high school years in the beautiful Monterey Bay in California. He moved to Georgia in 2004 with his lovely wife Rebekah. They have been in Atlanta since 2008. However, they do look forward to returning to a coast somewhere in the world very soon.

Research Interests

  • Operations Analysis
  • Autonomous Systems and Subsystems
  • Modeling and Simulation (Agent Based, Discrete Event..)
  • Surrogate Modeling
  • Technology Impact Forecasting and Evaluation
  • Network Analysis

Education & Work Experience

  • B.S., Aerospace Engineering, May 2010, Georgia Institute of Technology
  • M.S., Aerospace Engineering, December 2011, Georgia Institute of Technology
  • Completed a Summer 2011 Internship with the Naval Sea Systems Command - Panama City, FL. (Examining the benefits of Autonomy in Mine Countermeasures)

Awards and Honors

  • Bachelor's in Aerospace Engineering with Highest Honor 2010

Memberships and Service

  • AIAA Student Member
  • AUVSI Student Member
  • Sigma Gamma Tau Member