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Expertise & Capabilities

  • Computational optimisation
  • Multidisciplinary design
  • Robust design optimisation
  • Astrodynamics and mission analysis
  • Computational intelligence
  • Development of computational tools for system,component and process design and optimisation
  • Integrated design of new products and processes
  • Reliability analysis of products and processes, enhanced product quality
  • Analysis of new mission concepts
  • Autonomous control of processes and systems
  • Autonomous activity planning and scheduling, support to multi-criteria decision making


  • Science (General)
  • Motor vehicles. Aeronautics. Astronautics
  • Mechanical engineering and machinery

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Projects 2012 2022

Research Output 1997 2019

Analysis of NEOs reachability with nano-satallites and low-thrust propulsion

Greco, C., Di Carlo, M., Walker, L. & Vasile, M., 28 May 2018. 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Open Access
Earth (planet)
Sensitivity analysis

Angles-only navigation of a formation in the proximity of a binary system

Torre, F., Serra, R., Grey, S. & Vasile, M., 8 Jan 2018, p. AIAA 2018-1976. 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Open Access
Satellite links


Exploiting astrodynamics for the manipulation and exploration of asteroids

Author: Garcia Yarnoz, D., 1 Oct 2014

Supervisor: Vasile, M. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

Activities 2010 2018

Society of Environmental Toxicology & Chemistry Europe 28th Annual Meeting

Andrew Wilson (Speaker), Massimiliano Vasile (Participant), Keith Baker (Participant)
16 May 2018

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in conference

Faculty Robotics and Automation Users Group Discussion

Gareth Pierce (Organiser), Alan Oakley (Participant), Dimitris Drikakis (Participant), Deepak Uttamchandani (Participant), William Ion (Participant), Xiu Yan (Participant), Erfu Yang (Participant), Massimiliano Vasile (Participant), Malcolm Macdonald (Participant), P J Rowe (Participant), Marcus Perry (Participant), Charles Norman MacLeod (Participant), Gordon Dobie (Participant), Daniel McMahon (Participant), Stephen Marshall (Participant), Mark Post (Participant), Lykourgos Petropoulakis (Participant), Carmelo Mineo (Participant), Gaetano Di Caterina (Participant), David Harle (Participant), Walter Michie (Participant), Robert Stewart (Participant), Janine de fence (Participant), Stephen McArthur (Participant), Alexander Galloway (Participant), Daryl Landeg (Participant), Atilla Incecik (Participant), Campbell Booth (Participant), Andrew Heyes (Participant), Alexander Duffy (Participant), Zoe Shipton (Participant), Anthony Gachagan (Participant), Remi Christophe Zante (Participant), Tony Rodden (Participant), Rahul Summan (Participant), Graham Wren (Participant)
10 Oct 2017

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in workshop, seminar, course


Novel orbits for solar sail spacecraft: adoption by international space agencies and influence on their policies and investment

Colin McInnes (Participant), Malcolm Macdonald (Participant), Massimiliano Vasile (Participant), James Biggs (Participant)

Impact: Impact - for External PortalEconomic and commerce, Policy and legislation