Siegfried Eggl

Siegfried Eggl
Siegfried Eggl
Assistant Professor


  • B.S., Astrophysics, University of Vienna, 2005
  • M.S., Astrophysics, University of Vienna, 2008
  • M.S., Computational Physics, University of Vienna, 2009
  • Ph.D., Astrophysics, University of Vienna, 2013

Academic Positions

  • Acting Assistant Professor, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, Astronomy, 2018-2021
  • Post doctoral researcher, NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory, California Institute of Technology, Planetary Science, Pasadena, CA, 2016-2018
  • Post doctoral researcher, IMCCE/Paris Observatory, Paris, France, Astronomy, 2013-2016

Research Statement

Siegfried's primary research areas are astrodynamics, planetary defense, in particular the NASA Double Asteroid Redirection Test, and space situational awareness

Research Interests

  • Astrodynamics

Research Areas

Recent Courses Taught

  • AE 352 - Aerospace Dynamical Systems
  • AE 554 (TAM 516) - Dynamical Systems Theory