Jędrzej GórskiWroclaw Space & Aviation Group
Jedrzej Gorski is a Ph.D. student at Wroclaw University of Technology (Poland) and founder of Wroclaw Space and Aviation Group (WSAG). Since early childhood he was dreaming about flying and space exploration. Jedrzej has an academic and industrial background in computer science and aviation engineering. His passion for self-development through educating younger generations took shape through his academic activities, especially space related projects within WSAG team. His current goal is to continue interdisciplinary development efforts in educational and commercial activities in the student community in Wroclaw and other cities. As a system engineer and project manager for balloon experiment he built an experiment, from a scratch, to study the chloroflorocarbon (CFC) decay process called Project FREDE (FREon Dacay Experiment). His path to the space sector was boosted through a unique internship at the ESA Education Office (ESTEC, The Netherlands) as a software developer for the GENSO project (Global Educational Network for Satellite Operations). Before that, he had the occasion to work with other major industrial players like Google and IBM and conduct research project at University of Mondragon (Pais Basco, Spain) in area of hardware and system modeling. In August 2014 Jedrzej graduated from International Space University after participation in Space Studies Program in Montreal.