Marcus Johnson Research Aerospace Engineer NASA Ames Research Center


Dr. Marcus Johnson serves as Project at the NASA Ames Research Center where he has conducted research on uncrewed aircraft systems (UAS) since 2012. Marcus has been a thought leader for the development of the UAS Traffic Management (UTM) System and Advanced Air Mobility. He currently serves as a project manager for the Advanced Capabilities for Emergency Response Operations (ACERO) which is focused on modernizing emergency response operations by integrating AAM technologies. The project is initially targeted at developing and transitioning technologies to wildland firefighters to make their aerial and ground operations more responsive and effective to save lives, property, and reduce the impact of disasters caused from climate change.