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Amir Allahvirdi-Zadeh

Amir is an expert in the field of precise positioning and navigation using GNSS. He successfully completed his PhD program at Curtin University, where his research focused on the precise orbit determination of CubeSats and its applications in both space and earth sciences. Currently, Amir is a Research Associate at Curtin University, working on LEO PNT concept, and developing the precise orbit determination module for LEO satellites in the GINAN processing software. With his comprehensive knowledge and hands-on experience, Amir contributes significantly to the advancement of PNT technologies in the context of CubeSats. Judges said it is a very technical area of expertise with a high level of skill and understanding of a complex subject required and that Amir’s motivation will be a driver for future recognition.