Sofia Faghihy

Sofia Faghihy
Sofia Faghihy is a 16-year-old author and budding aerospace engineer with a passion for space sciences, astronomy, and space exploration technology. She is the author of Space Exploration: The New Renaissance. She first developed her interest in space through a video tour of the ISS which she watched in the seventh grade, and has since attended a plethora of conferences, competitions, and courses on the subject.

Faghihy is a UAE International Ambassador of Artificial Intelligence, and a National Ambassador of Enrichment and Scientific Research. She was the 1st, 3rd, and 5th place winner in the UAE International Mathematics, Science, and Cyber Olympiads, respectively. Faghihy wishes to have a wider impact on the world through her writing and her future involvements in the space exploration sector.