Dr. Marcello Romano


Dr. Marcello Romano


Mechanical & Aerospace Eng. Dept.
Space Systems Academic Group

Ph.D., Politecnico di Milano, 2001

Eng. Degree (Laurea), Politecnico di Milano, 1997

Email: mromano(at)nps.edu




  • Academician, corresponding member, International Academy of Astronautics (IAA)
  • Associate Fellow, American Academy of Aeronautics & Astronautics (AIAA)

Research Interests

  • Classical Mechanics / Astrodynamics / Astronautics
  • Guidance & Control
  • Orbital Robotics
  • Space Systems Engineering & Technology Transfer



Editorial activities

Research web profiles

Teaching at NPS

  • AE4500: Advanced Space Flight Mechanics and Orbital Robotics (Fall)
  • AE/ME4820: Robotic Multibody Systems (Spring)
  • AE3818: Spacecraft Attitude Determination and Control (Fall)
  • AE3815: Spacecraft Rotational Mechanics (Spring)