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Ting Wang  
Postdoctoral Fellow (former)

No longer in residence.

Research Interests
space arms control; space debris; astrodynamics; spacecraft attitude control

Last updated Fall 2012.

Ting Wang was a postdoctoral fellow at CISAC from 2011-2013. His research concerns space debris problems, and ASAT weapons. Before coming to CISAC in 2011, he was a postdoctoral fellow at the Judith Reppy Institute for Peace and Conflict Studies at Cornell University. He received a Ph.D. at Beijing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics in China. His Ph.D. dissertation was titled "Orbital Debris Evolution and Threat to Spacecraft."

He also holds a B.A. in aerospace engineering from Beihang University and has worked at the Shanghai Institute of Satellite Engineering. He was a visiting scholar at the Union of Concerned Scientists in 2003, where he began to be interested in security issues.