Cornel Sultan

Associate Professor

  • Ph.D. Aerospace Engineering, Purdue University
  • M.S. Applied Mathematics, Purdue University
  • B.S./M.S. Aerospace Engineering, Polytechnic University, Romania
  • AOE 6204 Advanced Vehicle Dynamics and Control
  • AOE 5204 Vehicle Dynamics and Control
  • AOE 4140 Spacecraft Attitude Dynamics and Control
  • AOE 3134 Stability and Control
  • Dynamics
  • Control
  • Structures
  • Technical Area Chair for AIAA GNC Conference on Conference Aerospace Robotics and Unmanned/Autonomous Systems, Scitech 2016
  • Technical Area Chair for AIAA GNC Conference on Control Theory, Analysis, and Design, Scitech 2015
  • AIAA Guidance, Navigation, and Control Technical Committee Member
  • 2017: AIAA Associate Fellow
  • 2016: Fellow Virginia Tech College of Engineering
  • 2007 - 2015 Assistant then Associate Professor, Aerospace and Ocean Engineering, Virginia Tech
  • 2004 - 2007 Staff Engineer, United Technologies Research Center, Hartford, CT
  • 2001 - 2004 Research Engineer (Consultant/Full Time), SSCI, Woburn, MA
  • 2001 - 2003 Research Fellow, Harvard University Medical School, Boston, MA
  • 1999 - 2001 Research Engineer, Tensegra Inc. (start-up), Boston, MA
Dr. Cornel Sultan
  • (540) 231-0047
  • csultan@vt.edu
  • Aerospace & Ocean Engineering (MC0203)
    Randolph Hall, RM 224-14, Virginia Tech
    460 Old Turner St.
    Blacksburg, VA 24061