SpaceWorks Enterprises, Inc. (SEI) is pleased to welcome Mr. Benjamin Merrel to its team in Atlanta, GA. Mr. Merrel joins SpaceWorks as an Aerospace Engineer and will focus on analysis, hypersonic vehicle design, and tool development.
Prior to joining SpaceWorks, Mr. Merrel interned with the computational fluid dynamics (CFD) groups at both Northrop Grumman and Sage Physics.
“We are excited to have Ben join our company,” said Dr. Brad St. Germain, Director of Engineering at SpaceWorks. “As a young engineer, Ben brings a new and modern take on aerospace engineering design as well as an enthusiasm for exploring new concepts and analysis techniques.”
Mr. Merrel received his B.S. in Aeronautical and Astronautical Engineering from Purdue University, where he led a student effort to become the first university team to design and test an orbital launch capability for small satellites.