UC Davis Center for


Integration and Performance

Bruno Matsui

Bruno is currently an undergraduate student pursuing a dual B.S. in Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering. Previously, he has spent a couple of internships performing multidisciplinary research and development for both SpaceX’s Dragon 2 spacecraft and SpinLaunch's kinetic energy based orbital launch system.

At the university, he has held leadership positions in the Advanced Modelling and Aeronautics Team and the Hyperloop Team student design projects. In addition, he provides technical advice for student entrepreneurs at the Student Startup Center, while also assisting in advanced composites research for Professor La Saponara at the ACRES.

In his free time, Bruno likes to cycle, fly model aircraft, build assorted interesting stuff.