Associate Senior Researcher, Institute of Space Technology and Aeronautics, Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency, Japan
Avionics & Systems, Flight Dynamics (2016-)
Masayuki Sato was born in Gifu, Japan in 1973. He received his B.E. and M.E. degrees in aerospace engineering from Nagoya University, Japan, in 1995 and 1997, respectively, and Ph.D. degree in aerospace engineering from the University of Tokyo in 2009. Since 1997, he has been with the National Aerospace Laboratory (presently, Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency) as a researcher, and he is currently an associate senior researcher. His research interests include robust semi-definite programming, robust controller design, gain-scheduled controller design, and flight controller design for manned airplane as well as unmanned airplane. He is a recipient of JSASS Best Paper Award of 2003 and 2014.