Laura is a curious and passionate engineer. After ASP (Cycle III) she earned a PhD in Aerospace Engineering from Politecnico di Torino and she was awarded a Fulbright grant to conduct part of her doctoral research at Massachusetts Institute of Technology. She has been working in Europe, US and Singapore on several academic, industrial, and government projects sponsored by, among others, the Air Force Office of Scientific Research, NASA, and the European Commission.
Laura is currently Postdoctoral Associate at the MIT Aerospace Computational Design Lab, Department of Aeronautics and Astronautics. Recently, as MIT-SUTD Collaboration Fellow, she has been principal instructor at Singapore University of Technology and Design and researcher at the MIT-SUTD International Design Centre.