Troy Henderson

Assistant Professor of Aerospace Engineering and College of Engineering Honors Program Coordinator
Aerospace Engineering Department
Daytona College of Engineering
Daytona Beach campus

Dr. Troy Henderson is an Assistant Professor of Aerospace  Engineering after graduating from Texas A&M with a Ph.D. and Master of Science in Aerospace Engineering. His research interests include spacecraft dynamics and control and space systems. In addition, he has current funded research in optical navigation and orbit debris. He is also a reviewer for IEEE Aerospace Engineering Optimization and International Journal of Aerospace Engineering, in additional to several others. Dr. Henderson has held an Assistant Professor position with Virginia Tech in Blacksburg, VA and worked in industry.


  • Ph.D. - Doctor of Philosophy in Aerospace Engineering, Texas A&M University System : College Station
  • M.S. - Master of Science in Aerospace Engineering, Texas A&M University System : College Station

  • AE 700: Thesis
  • AE 800: Dissertation
  • AE 544: Analytical Dynamics
  • AE 313HON: Space Mechanics

Dr. Troy Henderson is an Assistant Professor of Aerospace  Engineering after graduating from Texas A&M with a Ph.D. and Master of Science in Aerospace Engineering. His research interests include spacecraft dynamics and control and space systems. In addition, he has current funded research in optical navigation and orbit debris. He is also a reviewer for IEEE Aerospace Engineering Optimization and International Journal of Aerospace Engineering, in additional to several others. Dr. Henderson has held an Assistant Professor position with Virginia Tech in Blacksburg, VA and worked in industry.