Cristian Felipe Chavez Tapia

Cristian Felipe Chavez Tapia

PhD Student

Location: Santiago, Chile
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Mechanical Engineer, Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile, Chile

Master in Business Administration, Tulane University, USA

Master of Science in Astronomy, Swinburne University of Technology, Australia

PhD Candidate, USQ, Australia

I started in Astronomy thanks to Dr. Carl Sagan’s COSMOS TV series, I fell in love with Astronomy at the age of 11 years old and step by step I have fulfilled my dream after teaching for more that 15 years Vector Mechanics and Aerospace courses as a lecturer in Chile

Orbital Dynamics study of main belt asteroids, stability of Hildas

Orbital dynamics of a deep space mission for cubesats

  • Solar System Small Bodies
  • Astrodynamics
  • Cubesats
  • Asteroids