Current Team

I keep them out of trouble

Kristen Kucko
Principal Investigator


Kunal Bham
Programming and Web Development Lead
TJ '24

"A very awesome super cool person person."

Kiran Donnelly
TJ '24

TJ Space is the love of my life

Amanda Wang
Program Director
TJ '24

Ok it's not serious

Anieesh Saravanan
Groundstation and Balloon Project Lead
TJ '25

I'll come up with something

Khoi Dinh
Programming Colead
TJ '24

How did I get here

Runbir Ahluwalia
Balloon Project Payload Lead
TJ '24

Subjectively an objectively hard working passionate satellite builder/designer who doesn't know when to stop

Pranav Vadde
CAD Supreme Leader
TJ '24

Hari Harish
CAD/Assembly Lead
TJ '25

How did I get here

Arthur Prudius
Electronics Colead
TJ '24

Aniketh Luchmapukar
Balloon Project Programming Lead
TJ '25


TJ '23

I am the guy who did the electronics

Alan Hsu
Former Electronics

I did programming and some other random stuff

Nicolas Makovnik
Former Programming

i like cad

Viraj Bala
Former CAD

Former Pizza Lead

Lucas Ribeiro
Former Senior Advisor

TJ '22

I hate my picture

Aarush Sivanesan
Former Electronics

Real groundstation lead ;)

Keith Frazer
Former Groundstation

Python is a functional language

Nikhil Kalidasu
Former Project Manager

Oversaw final assembly and testing of TJREVERB. Will be pursuing an aerospace engineering degree from Purdue University.

Liam West
Former CAD Colead

Did literally everything overall "cool guy"
Pizza Lead

Kareem Jaber
Former Electronics Colead

Worked on the groundstation and programming subsystems of TJREVERB

Edward Li
Former Programming and Grounstation Colead

TJ '21

Akash Bhave

Ankit Khandelwal

Ayush Rautwar

Jason Chen

Srikar Gouru

Vasav Nair

Anup Bagali

Soham Ghandi

Jacob Consalvi

Shreepa Parthaje


We are grateful for our fantastic partners and the mentors they have given us

Avian Technologies

Global Space Exchange, Inc.


Thank you for making this project possible


NAL Research

Apollo Level

Antonio Arancibia
Dana Cibulski
David Boyd
Mohammad Choudhry
Paul Jaffe
Pradeepa Jayakumar
The Trissell Family

Gemini Level

Jacob Cohen
Mary and Tim Keegan

Mercury Level

Joy Bostian
Thomas Baron