Justin Kizer

Justin Kizer is a Graduate Reasearch Assistant working for ASDL and currently pursuing his M.S. in Aerospace Engineering at Georgia Tech. He is orignially from Houston, Texas and completed his B.S. in Aerospace Engineering at the University of Texas at Austin. His hobbies include: Ultimate Frisbee, rock climbing and spending time with friends.

Research Interests

  • Vehicle Conceptual Design utilizing Parametric Sizing and Synthesis
  • Multidisciplinary Design Optimization
  • System Requirements Analysis
  • Vehicle Modeling
  • Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS)
  • Single Stage to Orbit (SSTO) concepts

Current Work

  • NASA Environmentally Responsible Aviation (ERA) - Hybrid Wing Body modeling
  • ONR/NSWC-CD Signature Reduction for Littoral Craft (TRIDENNTS)


  • B.S., Aerospace Engineering, 2010, University of Texas at Austin
  • M.S., Aerospace Engineering, Currently Pursuing, Georgia Institute of Technology

Memberships and Service

AIAA student member