Dr. Forrest Meyen is an American engineer and scientist. He is a senior member of the technical staff and Sembler startup office program manager at Draper. He is also a member of the NASA Mars Oxygen ISRU Experiment Science Team and focuses on solid oxide electrolysis characterization, modeling, and control. At Draper he contributes to analysis software for Sierra Nevada's Dream Chaser, engineering support for DARPA's Fast Light Weight Autonomy drone program and develops wearable technologies for astronauts.
In 2017, he earned his doctoral degree at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in Aeronautics and Astronautics with a minor in Management. The topic of his PhD thesis is system modeling and development of the Mars Oxygen ISRU Experiment (MOXIE). Forrest also earned his master’s degree from MIT and bachelor's degrees in mechanical engineering and in biological engineering from the University of Missouri.