Mahmooda Sultana

NASA Goddard

Associate Branch Head

Instrument Systems Engineering Branch

Mahmooda Sultana is a Bangladeshi American scientist working for NASA at Goddard Space Flight Center leading a team that won a $2 million technology development award for a nanomaterial-based detector platform in 2019,[1] Sultana became a NASA research engineer[2] in 2010. She received her PhD in chemical engineering in 2010 from Massachusetts Institute of Technology and BSc in chemical engineering and mathematics from University of Southern California summa cum laude. She joined NASA Goddard Space Flight Center in 2010