David Voss, Ph.D.

David Voss, Ph.D.

Program Manager for the Small Satellite Portfolio, Air Force Research Laboratory’s Space Vehicles Directorate

Dr. David Voss works for the Air Force Research Laboratory’s Space Vehicles Directorate. He is currently the Program Manager for the Small Satellite Portfolio which includes numerous government small satellite (1-50kg) missions, and the nationally recognized University Nanosat Program. His primary research efforts are attempting to understand and communicate how small satellites can support DoD objectives. Dr. Voss received his PhD from Boston University in Electrical Engineering with a focus on modular spacecraft designs and space weather instrumentation. Dr. Voss regularly participates in small satellite capability assessments and mission formulation, development, and implementation for AFRL, the DoD, and across the national and international small satellite community.