Dr. E. Glenn Lightsey

Professor
Georgia Institute of Technology
Montgomery Knight Aerospace Building
Room 421-B
Atlanta, GA 30332
404-385-4146
E. Glenn Lightsey is a Professor in the Daniel Guggenheim School of Aerospace Engineering at the Georgia Institute of Technology. His research program is focused on the technology of satellites, including: guidance, navigation, and control systems; attitude determination and control; formation flying, satellite swarms, and satellite networks; cooperative control; proximity operations and unmanned spacecraft rendezvous; space based Global Positioning System receivers; radionavigation; visual navigation; propulsion; satellite operations; and space systems engineering. He has authored and coauthored more than 140 technical publications. He is an AIAA Fellow, and he currently serves as Associate Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of Small Satellites and Associate Editor of the AIAA Journal of Spacecraft and Rockets. He previously worked at the University of Texas at Austin and NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center.