Sydney Hsu wins award for CubeSat senior thesis with highest research potential!

May 23, 2022

Congratulations to Sydney Hsu ('22) for winning the The Sigma Xi Book Award for MAE senior thesis with the highest research potential, for her work on the design, prototyping, and proof-of-concept of an origami aeroshell for CubeSats.  Learn more about Sydney's fantastic project here.  Sydney will be continuing her space systems studies next year as a grad student in Stanford's Department of Aeronautics & Astronautics!

Sydney aeroshell

Photo credit: Tori Repp/Fotobuddy