Bassem Nairouz is a graduate researcher in the Aerospace Systems Design Laboratory (ASDL), Georgia Tech. He received his BS and MS degrees from the Aerospace Department, Cairo University. He holds a post-graduate diploma in information technology from the Information Technology Institute, Cairo. He has been a member of the ASDL since 2004. He received a MS degree in systems engineering from the ASDL in 2006 and is currently enrolled in the PhD program in the same lab. Mr. Nairouz has participated in research pertaining to satellite dynamics, controls, systems of systems, modeling and simulation. Currently, his research interests include modeling and simulation, systems integration and co-simulation, parallel time-dependant models’ simulation, control system archi-tectures and survivability modeling.