Lucy Aboonour (form. Lucy Zakharova)

Lucy Aboonour (form. Lucy Zakharova)


Space in the context of Form

Research Concentrations

Space, Architecture, Technology, Infrastructure


Lucy earned her Master of Arts in Sociocultural Anthropology from Columbia University GSAS, developing her dissertation in collaboration with Massachusetts Institute of Technology's Department of Aeronautical and Astronautical Engineering. Prior to that, Lucy  earned a degree in Architecture [RIBA Part 2] from Pratt Institute, accompanied with the concentration in Morphology. 

Lucy was a Co-Director at Columbia University CSI, where she led NASA's Revolutionary Aerospace Systems Concepts (RASC-AL) project MEPSA - Mars Water-Based Propellant ISRU system She is also an associate member of the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA) and the Space Architecture Technical Committee (SATC), as well as an associate member of the American Institute of Architects (AIA-NY) and a member of AIA Women in Architecture.