Dr. Michael P. J. Benfield
Principle Research Engineer, Deputy Center Director, Assistant Research Professor

(256) 824-2976 Phone
(256) 824-4322 Fax

301 Sparkman Drive
Shelby Center 146
Huntsville, AL 35899

Core Competencies

  • Simulation
  • Modeling
  • Analysis

Projects as Principal Investigator

mbenfieldMichael P.J. Benfield received his Ph.D. from The University of Alabama in Huntsville in Industrial and Systems Engineering. He holds an M.S. degree is Systems Engineering and Engineering Management from The University of Alabama in Huntsville and a B.S degree in Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering from UAH as well. He is currently a senior research scientist at the Center for Modeling and Simulation Analysis on the UAH campus. His research interests include systems engineering, spacecraft propulsion systems engineering and modeling, and science and engineering team development and dynamics.