LEOSWEEP Project Coordinator
Msc. in Aerospace Engineering
Project Management, System Engineering and Propulsion System Engineering
Mercedes Ruiz is an aerospace engineer with more than 10 years of experience in the Space Sector. She has a strong background working as Space Platforms and Propulsion Systems Engineer. She has been involved in the Proba-3 and SMART-OLEV System Engineering Team. Furthermore, she is currently the Project Manager for ESA’s “Helicon Plasma Thrusters for Space Mission” and EC-REA’s FP7 LEOSWEEP Project.