Editorial Board & Staff

JoSS is a mechanism for disseminating and archiving research in the area of small spacecraft technologies, systems, and operations. The editorial board, technical area editors, and reviewers are members of the international community who are technical experts in small spacecraft subsystems and/or operations.


  • Norman Fitz-Coy, Ph.D.
    Founding Editor-in-Chief
    University of Florida
    Gainesville, Florida, US
  • Jordi Puig-Suari, Ph.D.
    Founding Associate Editor-in-Chief
    Cal Poly
    San Luis Obispo, California, US
  • william-edmonson-resizedWilliam Edmonson, Ph.D.
    Founding Associate Editor-in-Chief
    National Institute of Aerospace
    Hampton, Virginia, US
  • marcello-romano-81x107Marcello Romano, Ph.D.
    Founding Associate Editor-in-Chief
    Naval Postgraduate School
    Monterey, California, US
  • bio_lightseyE. Glenn Lightsey, Ph.D.
    Associate Editor-in-Chief
    Georgia Institute of Technology
    Atlanta, Georgia, US

Technical Area Editors

JoSS Managing Editors

  • Adarsh Deepak, Ph.D.
    Managing Editor
    Hampton, Virginia, US
  • Paul D. Try, Ph.D. Associate Managing Editor
    Hampton, Virginia, US
  • Ravi Deepak Assistant Managing Editor
    NASA Research Park, California, US

JoSS Production and Editorial Staff

  • Catherine Houlahan, J.D.
    ADP, Hampton, Virginia, US
  • Delores Shackelford
    ADP, Hampton, Virginia, US