Manuel Martinez-Sanchez

Photo: Manuel Martinez-Sanchez
Professor Post-tenure

Department of Aeronautics and Astronautics
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
77 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02139

mmart [at]
Administrative Assistant
Financial Officer
Academic Degrees

Ingeniero Aeronautico, 1967, Madrid University S.M., 1968, Massachusetts Institute of Technology E.A.A., 1969,Massachusetts Institute of Technology Ph.D., 1973, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Honors and Awards

Edgerton Professorship, 1976-1978

Society Memberships

Senior Member, American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics; Corresponding Member of the Spanish Academy of Engineering

Positions Held at MIT

Assistant Professor, 1974-1979; Associate Professor, 1979-1993; Professor, 1993-present; Department Undergraduate Officer, 2000-present

Specialization and Research Interests

Space Propulsion, Fluid Physics, Space Systems

Teaching Interests

Advanced Space Propulsion, Ionized Gases

Lab/Research Group Affiliation