MIT Kavli Institute Directory

Alexander A. Rudat

Mechanical Engineer (TESS) Affiliates

Alexander Rudat comes to MKI from The Aerospace Corporation, where he has worked for the last year in the Space Architecture Department. Although still formally an employee of Aerospace, Alexander spends the majority of his time working directly on the TESS project, primarily to help preparation with major NASA milestones. He is a recent MIT graduate of the Department of Aeronautics and Astronautics, earning a Masters focusing on system architecture. His work background ranges from human spaceflight to missile systems and aircraft, and he has been exposed to many of the major Air Force satellite programs.

Contact Information

t: 617-324-6244

Research Areas


B.S. Mechanical Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology, 2011 S.M. Aeronautics and Astronautics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2013