Kevin Castro Riestra
Research interests: History of aviation, aerospace, and space exploration technologies; transformation of aerospace technology to advance knowledge of astronomy and archeology.
Kevin Castro Riestra is a doctoral student in the history of science. He was raised in the border town of Nogales, Arizona. Prior to coming to Harvard, he was a student at MIT, where he helped to establish the Beaver Press Print Shop and was involved in the development of the Jungle Hawk Owl, a medium altitude, long endurance drone for providing communications support. Kevin is interested in aerospace technology and the interplay between scientific and technological progress.
Previous Degrees: B.Sc, Aerospace Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology