Cody Bauer received his Bachelor’s degree in Aerospace Engineering with a specialization in spacecraft design from Ryerson University. During his studies, Cody participated in a number of engineering competitions, including the international CanSat and rocketry competitions. He is currently pursuing his Master’s degree in Aerospace Engineering at the University of Toronto Institute for Aerospace Studies (UTIAS), where his research focuses on experimental analysis of swirl-stabilized spray combustion. Cody currently holds a teaching assistant position for an upper year engineering science course, gas dynamics. He is passionate about educational outreach and space exploration and seeks to engage others about the topic matter. In his leisure time, Cody enjoys snowboarding, mountain biking, playing volleyball and ping pong.