Wilde, Markus

Assistant Professor
Mechanical Aerospace Engineering

Educational Background

M.S. (Dipl.-Ing.) Technical University Munich, 2008

Ph.D. (Dr.-Ing.) Technical University Munich, 2012

Current Courses

MAE 1202 Aerospace Practicum

MAE 2201-02 Aerospace Fundamentals

MAE 3291 AE Junior Design

MAE 4263 Space Flight Mechanics

Professional Experience

Assistant Professor, Florida Institute of Technology, 2014 - present

National Research Council Postdoctoral Research Associate, Naval Postgraduate School, 2013 - 2014

Research Associate, Technical University Munich, 2008 - 2012

Current Research

Dr. Wilde is currently working on a comparison of the performance of autonomous and teleoperated docking guidance systems for orbiting uncooperative, rotating target objects.

Selected Publications

M. Wilde, A. Fleischner, S. C. Hannon, Utility of Head-Up Displays for Teleoperated Rendezvous & Docking, Journal of Aerospace Information Systems, Vol. 11, No. 5, 2014, pp. 280-299

M. Wilde, Z. Chua, A. Fleischner, Effects of Multi-Vantage Point Systems on the Teleoperation of Spacecraft Docking, IEEE Transactions on Human-Machine Systems, Vol. 44, No. 2, April 2014, pp. 200-210

J. Harder, M. Wilde, A. Fleischner: Technology Development for Real-Time Tele-Operated Spacecraft Mission Operations, Proceedings of the 2013 IEEE Aerospace Conference, Big Sky, MT, USA (Mar. 2013)

M. Wilde, J. Harder, R. Purschke: Operator Learning Effects in Teleoperated Rendezvous & Docking, Proceedings of the 2013 IEEE Aerospace Conference, Big Sky, MT, USA (Mar. 2013)

E. Stoll, J. Letschnik, M. Wilde, A. Saenz-Otero, R. Varatharajoo, J. Artigas: The Future Role of Relay Satellites for Orbital Robotics, Advances in Space Research, Volume 50, Issue 7, 1 October 2012, pp. 864–880

A. Fleischner, M. Wilde, U. Walter: RACOON - A Hardware-in-the-Loop Simulation Environment for Teleoperated Proximity Operations, International Symposium on Artificial Intelligence, Robotics and Automation in Space (i-SAIRAS 2012), Turin, Italy (Sep. 2012)

M. Wilde, S. C. Hannon, U. Walter: Evaluation of Head-Up Displays for Teleoperated Rendezvous & Docking, Proceedings of the 2012 IEEE Aerospace Conference, Big Sky, MT, USA (Mar. 2012)

M. Wilde, U. Walter: Orbital Rendezvous, in U. Walter: Astronautics – The Physics of Space Flight, 2nd edition, Wiley-VCH, Weinheim, 2012

M. Wilde, J. P. Hamacher, U. Walter: Experimental Head-Up Display for Space Telerobotics, Proceedings of International Symposium on Artificial Intelligence, Robotics and Automation in Space (i-SAIRAS 2010), Sapporo, Japan (Aug. 2010)

M. Wilde, U. Walter: A Robotic Camera Arm for Increased Situational Awareness in Telepresent On-Orbit Servicing, Proceedings of the 2010 IEEE Aerospace Conference, Big Sky, MT, USA (Mar. 2010)

M. Wilde, U. Walter: Operator Assistance for Telepresent On-Orbit Servicing, Proceedings of the 14th IASTED International Conference Robotics and Applications, Cambridge, MA, USA, (Nov. 2009)

M. Wilde, L. Friedmann: U. Walter, Intuitive One-Hand Controls for Robotic Camera Arms, Proceedings of the 14th IASTED International Conference Robotics and Applications, Cambridge, MA, USA (Nov. 2009)