Patrick Spencer

Mechatronics Engineer

Patrick recently graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Louisville. He possesses a wide range of skills, including programming languages like Python, C++, and MATLAB, as well as experience with CAD/FEA software like SolidWorks and Ansys.

Patrick gained valuable experience through internships at NASA Ames Research Center, Masten Space Systems, and the Conn Center for Renewable Energy. He developed software for rotor testing and computer vision at NASA, and contributed to the Mars helicopter software.

Patrick led several projects, including rotor testing software and Mars helicopter software for NASA, and propulsion routing for Masten's XL-1 lunar lander. He also captained the Rocket Team, leading a team of 30+ engineering students to a top-third finish at the Spaceport America Cup.

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