ECE: Electrical & Computer Engineering
ECE Faculty

Scott Bailey

Photograph of Scott BaileyOffice: Room 1025, 1901 Innovation Dr., CRC
Mailing Address: 302 Whittemore (0111)
Virginia Tech
Blacksburg, VA 24061
Tel: (540) 231-0459
Fax: (540) 231-3362 Email: baileys

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Affiliated Research Group
Center for Space and Engineering Research

Title: Associate Professor

Ph.D. University of Colorado, 1995
M.S. University of Colorado, 1994
B.S. Virginia Tech, 1990

Teaching Interests:
Satellite Mission Design, Space Science, Electromagnetics

Research Interests:
Remote sensing of the upper atmosphere, Space and atmospheric science, Coupling of atmospheric regions

Selected Grants:
  • Aeronomy of Ice in the Mesosphere (AIM): Satellite mission to study polar mesospheric clouds (
  • Observations of Nitric Oxide in the Polar Night (PolarNOx): A sounding rocket experiment to measure NO in the polar night through stellar occultation
  • EUV Variability Experiment (EVE): A satellite experiment to measure the Sun's irradiance at UV and X-ray wavelengths (