VU Space Day

Future of Space


Carmen Félix

Carmen Victoria Felix Chaidez is a scientist, engineer and first Mexican to work on simulations for future Mars missions with Space Analogues. She has been credited in part for the creation of the Mexican Space Agency as well as promoting space-related careers in her native country. Her work has been recognized by her home state of Sinaloa and Quien magazine named her as one of 50 Mexicans transforming the country in 2017.