Junzi Sun, Ph.D.

About Me

I am an assistant professor at TU Delft, currently working in the CNS/ATM chair, Control and Simulation group, at the Aerospace Engineering Faculty. I am passionate about open-source , open science , and making air transportation more sustainable .

I was born in China and completed my bachelor’s degree in telecommunication at Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications. Then, I moved to Europe and obtained my master’s degree in aerospace at Polytechnic University of Catalonia. After that, I worked in Spain and France for a few years before continuing my doctoral research in the Netherlands, where I obtained my Ph.D. degree and currently work and live.

Research interests

  • Air traffic management
  • Aircraft surveillance technologies
  • Aircraft performance and emission modeling
  • Trajectory optimization and prediction
  • Data science and AI for aviation

Teaching activities

  • AE2223 (2017-): Test, Analysis & Simulation
  • AE3200 (2020-): Design Synthesis
  • CS4305TU (2020-): Applied Machine Learning

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