Mark Moretto
Postdoctoral Research Assistant
Ann & H. J. Smead Aerospace Engineering Sciences

Mark is from Briarcliff Manor, New York. He earned a BS in Aerospace Engineering and a BS in Astronomy from the University of Maryland in 2017. He completed his graduate studies at the University of Colorado Boulder where he earned his MS and PhD in Aerospace Engineering Sciences in 2019 and 2022 respectively. Mark's research interests include orbital mechanics, estimation, and planetary science.  Currently he is working on low signal-to-noise ratio multi-object detection and tracking applied to Earth orbit and cislunar scenarios, as well as grains orbiting comets and asteroids.  Outside of research, Mark enjoys cooking, hiking, and snowboarding.