A portrait of Luis Dominguez wearing a blue, collared shirt and black tie.

Luis Dominguez is an Integration and Test Lead at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory. He has worked at JPL for over 13 years. He was on the team that launched the Mars rover, Perseverance, in Summer 2020. He is currently working on the Psyche team, which will send a spacecraft to orbit and study the Psyche asteroid. With every project he does at JPL, his goal is to successfully launch robots into space and get them to send back accurate data.

Mr. Dominguez is a first generation college graduate from South Central Los Angeles. He earned a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering in 2009 from California State Polytechnic University-Pomona.

Videos of Luis Dominguez:

Interview with Gigniks:

Interview with NASA:


To learn more about Luis Dominguez:

Repicture: https://www.repicture.com/userprofile/luis-dominguez

LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/luis-antonio-dominguez

Personal Website: https://spaceluigi.com/

Interview with The Poly Post: https://thepolypost.com/arts-and-entertainment/2020/08/31/alumnus-and-nasa-engineer-shares-experience-launching-a-mars-rover/

First Gen Series: https://mybar.cpp.edu/event/6561485