Dipl.-Ing. Mohamed Khalil Ben Larbi
Room 003
Phone: 0531/391-9973
Mail: m.ben-larbi(at)tu-braunschweig.de
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Curriculum vitea
Year of Birth: 
Position: Project Scientist

Dipl.-Ing. (Aerospace Engineering) Universität Stuttgart, Germany
08/2011 - 01/2012
Ingenieur der Luft- und Raumfahrttechnik, Astos Solutions GmbH im Auftrag von Astrium GmbH, Germany
Analys der Drift Mode Requierements für das LISA Pathfinder Projekt
07/2012 - 02/2015
Engineer of Aerospace, Institut of Flightsystem Deutsches Zentrum für
Luft- und Raumfahrt e. V. Braunschweig, Germany
04.2015 bis 06.2015
Scientist at Institute of Aerospace Systems Technische Universität Braunschweig, Germany
since 07/2015
Scientist at Institute of Space Systems Technische Universität Braunschweig, Germany
Selection of scientific Publikations:



Ben Larbi, M. K., Stoll, E., Spacecraft formation control using analytical finite-duration approaches. CEAS Space Journal, 2018, 10(1), 63–77. doi:10.1007/s12567-017-0162-8.
Horstmann, A., Kebschull, C., Müller, S., Gamper, E., Hesselbach, S., Soggeberg, K., Ben Larbi, M., Becker, M., Lorenz, J., Wiedemann, C., Stoll, E., Survey of the Current Activities in the Field of Modeling the Space Debris Environment at TU Braunschweig, Aerospace, 2018, 5(2):37, doi:10.3390/aerospace5020037.


Ben Larbi, M.K., Jusko, T., Stoll, E., Spacecraft formation feed-forward control via differential drag using relative orbital elements,  10th International Workshop on Satellite Constellations and Formation Flying, Glasgow, UK, 2019.
Krupke, D., Schaus, V., Haas, A., Perk, M., Dippel, J., Grzesik, B., Ben Larbi, M.K., Stoll, E., Haylock, T., Konstanki, H., Flores Pozo, K., Choi, M., Schurig, C., Fekete, S.P.,
Automated Data Retrieval from Large-Scale Distributed Satellite Systems, 15th IEEE International Conference on Automation Science and Engineering, Vancouver, BC, Canada,2019.
Schaus, V., Krupke, D., Ben Larbi, M.K., Haas, A., Grzesik, B., Radtke, J., Fekete, S.P., Stoll, E., Schurig, C.,
Automated Constellation Management with Self-regulating Data-Economic Actors, 70th International Astronautical Congress (IAC),  Washington D.C., USA, 2019.
Trentlage, C., Yang, J., Ben Larbi, M.K., De Laba-Padilla, C., Stoll E.,
The ELISSA Laboratory: Free-Floating Satellites for Space-Related Research,   Deutscher Luft- und Raumfahrtkongress, Friedrichshafen, Germany, 2018.
Ben Larbi, M.K., Grzesik, B., Radtke, J., Trentlage, C., Stoll, E.,
Active Debris Removal for Mega Constellations: CubeSat Possible?,  9th International Workshop on Satellite Constellations and Formation Flying, , Boulder, CO, USA, 2017.
Ben Larbi, M. K., Luttmann, M., Grzesik, B., Stoll, E., Far Range Formation Flight with High Risk Debris in Low Earth Orbit Using Relative Orbital Elements, 67 th International Astronautical Congress (IAC), Guadalajara, Mexico, 2016.
Trentlage C., Mindermann, C., Ben Larbi M.K., Stoll E., Development and Test of an Adaptable Docking Mechanism Based on Mushroom-Shaped Adhesive Microstructures, AIAA Space and Astronautics Forum and Exposition, AIAA SPACE – 2016, Long Beach, USA.
Grzesik, B., Farahvashi, E., Ben Larbi, M. K., Trentlage C., Stoll, E., QuSAD –An Interactive Space Mission Analysis, Design, and Simulation Toolkit, 67 th International Astronautical Congress (IAC), Guadalajara, Mexico, 2016.
Ben Larbi M.K., Grzesik B., Trentlage C., Yang J., Höfner K., Stoll E., Algorithm and Technology Development for Active Debris Removal at the Institute of Space Systems, Deutscher Luft- und Raumfahrtkongress (DLRK), Braunschweig, Germany, 2016.
Ben Larbi M.K., Stoll E., Spacecraft Formation Control using Analytical Integration of Gauss’ Variational Equations, 6th International Conference on Astrodynamics Tools and Techniques (ICATT),  Darmstadt, Germany, 2016.
Ben Larbi M.K., Development of Dynamical Visual Environment for Maritime Helicopter Real-Time Flight Simulation, 63. Deutscher Luft- und Raumfahrtkongress (DLRK), Augsburg, Germany, 2014.
Ben Larbi M.K., Bergner P., Concept for the Control of Relative Orbital Elements for Non-Impulsive Thrust Maneuver, IFAC sponsored Embedded Guidance, Navigation and Control in Aerospace international workshop (EGNCA), Bangalore, India, 2012.


Lehmann, P., Ben Larbi, M.K., Helicopter overall simulation tool (HOST) version comparison, Institute of Flight Systems, DLR, 2013.
Lehmann, P., Ben Larbi, M.K., Visual Environment for Maritime Helicopter Flight Simulation, Institute of Flight Systems, DLR, 2016.



Ben Larbi, M.K., Numerical Simulation of falling deformed Raindrops, Institute of Aerospace Thermodynamics, University of Stuttgart, 2008.
Ben Larbi, M.K., Control Concept for DEOS Far Range Formation Flight, Diploma Thesis, Flight mechanics and controls Lab, University of Stuttgart, 2011.