Xiongwen He – Deputy Area Director, SOIS
Xiongwen He is the Deputy Area Director of the Spacecraft Onboard Interfaces Area.
Xiongwen He has been working in China Academy of Space Technology(CAST) since 2006, where
he became responsible for the development of on board data handling software for spacecraft, such as the onboard
computer operating system and application software of the TG-1 manned mission.
Xiongwen He has been doing research on SOIS recommendations for more than 10 years, and
leading several research projects on spacecraft avionics system software, space network, standardization of
space avionics system protocol, etc.
In 2012, he was sent to Surrey Space Center as a visiting scholar for half a year.
After that, he chaired a working group which is in charge of defining service and protocol architecture, and
software architecture of next generation avionics of CAST，which adopts many CCSDS recommendations, especially
SOIS recommendations. With his leadership, the software architecture has been implemented and verified
in an avionics system prototype in 2015.