Joshua Maximoff


  • Ph.D. Student in Aeronautics and Astronautics, University of Washington
  • M.A. Mathematics, Arizona State University
  • B.S. Mathematics, University of Nevada

Research Interests

  • Networked Dynamic Systems and Control
  • Optimal Control of State-Dependent Networks
  • Modelling and Simulation of Robotic Networks
  • Test and Evaluation in Systems Engineering

Conference Publications

  • Systems Engineering
    • "Practical Approach to Increasing State-space Coverage for System Testing," M.D. Trela, J.R. Maximoff, INCOSE International Symposium, July 12-15, 2010 Chicago.
    • "A Method for Analyzing System State-space Coverage within a t-Wise Testing Framework," J.R. Maximoff, M.D. Trela, D.R. Kuhn, R. Kacker, IEEE International Systems Conference, Apr. 4-11, 2010, San Diego.
    • "A Roadmap for Responsive Software Systems," E.J. Birrane III, J.R. Maximoff, C. Krupiarz and B. Bauer, 7th Responsive Space Conference, April 27-29, 2009, Los Angeles.

Professional Experience

  • Research Assistant, Distributed Space Systems Laboratory, University of Washington, Sept. 2010 - Present
  • Spacecraft Software Engineer, Embedded Applications Group, Johns Hopkins Applied Physics Laboratory, Nov. 2006 - July 2010
  • Graduate Teaching Assistant, Mathematics Department, Arizona State University, Sept. 2004 - Aug. 2006

Other Interests

  • Mountaineering and Alpine Rock Climbing
  • Sailing
  • Acoustic Instruments and Traditional Music
  • Wooden Furniture Design and Construction