Like Building a Puzzle in Space

April 10, 2020

While we may be physically distant, we are trying to keep the KISS community connected. We asked the 2020 KISS affiliates a few questions; check out Sorina Lupu’s responses! Sorina researches docking mechanisms and controllers for in-orbit assembly of spacecraft and is looking forward to visiting family in Romania after social distancing ends.

Sorina Lupu (left) and her colleague, Rebecca Foust, doing experiments with four spacecraft simulators, two being equipped with Sorina’s electromagnet docking mechanism.

Sorina Lupu (left) and her colleague, Rebecca Foust, doing experiments with four spacecraft simulators, two being equipped with Sorina’s electromagnet docking mechanism.