About me!

Titles

  • Fellow of the Aerospace Human Factors Association (FAsHFA) – since August 2021;
  • Fellow of the Aerospace Medical Association (FAsMA) – since June 20th, 2020;
  • Doctor in Philosophy – since March 21st, 2019 (PhD);
  • Engineer.

Honours and Achievements:

Work:

  • AIKO – Autonomous Space Missions;
  • Mars University;
  • Member of the Advisory Board of InnovaSpace (UK);
  • Tufts University (USA);
  • TU Delft (The Netherlands);
  • National University of Ireland Galway (Rep. of Ireland);
  • King’s College London (UK);
  • University of Pisa (Italy).

Education:

  • Space Studies Program (International Space University – The Netherlands) | 2018;
  • Structured PhD in neural engineering (National University of Ireland Galway – Rep. of Ireland) | 2013-2019;
  • Bachelor’s and Master’s degree in biomedical engineering (University of Pisa – Italy) | 2006-2012.

Invited as keynote speaker by the:

Scholarships and Awards:

  • ASCEND Diverse Dozen 2021, powered by The American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics | 2021;
  • Seal of Excellence released by the European Union | 2020;
  • Finalist of the EuroMoonMars/ArtMoonMars ESA | 2019;
  • Travel grant by the Tufts Postdoctoral Association | 2019;
  • 60th British Applied Mathematics Colloquium bursary from the University of St. Andrews (UK) | 2018;
  • Anita Mantri Scholarship by the Aerospace Medical Association | 2018;
  • Winner of multiple Emerging Space Leaders Scholarships by The Mars Society | 2016 and 2017;
  • Winner of the IEEE EMB talks in modelling | 2018;
  • Winner of the ESA scholarship by the International Space University | 2018;
  • Winner of the Research and Development Innovation Award of Life Sciences and Biomedical Engineering Branch of the Aerospace Medical Association | 2014.

Highlights

  • Ilaria Cinelli is one of the 15 Italian women who made their mark in 2021 accourding to Sole24Ore in Alleyoop | 2021;
  • Ilaria Cinelli is one of the 110 women who will change the World according to Repubblica | 2021.
  • Rai 3, tramissione “Maestri”, “Perchè vogliamo così tanto andare su Marte?” | 2021.
  • Ilaria was featured on: HBO, French TV, VICE USA and Italy, Irish Times, Engineers Ireland, Rai TV, La Repubblica, Le Monde, IEEE Pulse and many others.

Publications: Ilaria Cinelli Google Scholar.