Christophe Leclerc

Graduate Student

cleclerc@caltech.edu

Christophe joined the Space Structure Lab in 2015. He received his M.S. in Space engineering from Caltech in 2015, and is the recipient of the 2015 Keck Institute for Space Studies fellowship. He received a bachelor degree in Aerospace Engineering from Polytechnique Montreal in 2014. His current research interests include design, simulation and manufacturing of ultra-thin, deployable composite materials structures.

Christophe is currently working on the Space Solar Power Initiative, designing an ultra-light deployable structure composed of collapsible composite booms. He is also involved in the deployable boom design for the AAReST project.