Brandon Jones
Assistant Professor Adjunct

Focus Area

Astrodynamics and Satellite Navigation

Education

Ph.D., Aerospace Engineering Sciences, University of Colorado Boulder, 2010
M.S., Aerospace Engineering Sciences, University of Colorado Boulder, 2006
B.S., Mathematics, University of Texas at Austin, 2000
B.A., Physics, University of Texas at Austin, 2000

Professional Experience

2016-Present, Assistant Professor, University of Texas, Austin, TX
2013-2015, Assistant Research Professor, University of Colorado, Boulder, CO
2010-2013, Research Associate, University of Colorado, Boulder, CO
2004-2010, Graduate Research Assistant, University of Colorado, Boulder, CO
2004, Systems Engineer, Odyssey Space Research, Houston, TX
2001-2004, Systems Engineer, Titan Corporation (now L3 Communications), Houston, TX

Awards (selected)

AIAA Foundation Orville and Wilbur Wright Graduate Fellowship, 2009
NASA Graduate Student Researchers Program (GSRP) Fellowship, 2008-2010

Research Interests

Orbit State and Uncertainty Propagation
Space Situational Awareness
Satellite Navigation
Numerical Methods and Modeling