Tim Heiderscheit - ME


Tim Heiderscheit is a Senior Mechanical Engineer with an M.S. and B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Iowa with over five years of experience in mechanical design and manufacturing with Pro/ENGINEER, Solid Works, and Solid Edge. Tim also has experience in experimental lab testing and is a published researcher. Drawing from a wide variety of previous roles, Tim has contributed to several Quest-NASA insulation R&D programs, including Vapor Cooled Structure MLI, Variable Gas Radiator, Multi-Environment MLI, Lunar Variable Radiator, and Light Weight Dewar, as well as the upcoming Lucy spacecraft.  Tim designs custom assembly tools and fabrication fixtures, creates thermal models of Quest products, helps establish inspection methods, performs thermal vacuum testing, and assists with prototype fabrication.