Goddard Engineering Colloquium Series

Fall 2018 Schedule

Date  Topic  Speaker 
July 9
At 10:00 AM
Visions of the Future: Graphic Design for Star Trek, NASA, and Beyond
This talk will be held at 10:00 AM, not at our usual time.
Michael and Denise Okuda
September 3 No Colloquium: Labor Day  
September 10 No Colloquium.  
September 17 Mars Rovers and Other Explorations Steve Squyres
Cornell University
September 24 Regulatory status of Driveless Cars Timothy Lee
Ars Technica
October 1 Fire Safety Lessons from the Twin Towers Noah Ryder
University of Maryland
October 8 No Colloquium, holiday  
October 15 History of Nuclear Powered Flight Sean Gallagher
Ars Technica
October 22 The Quantum Dot Spectometer Mahmooda Sultana
October 29 Advances in Internal Combustion Engines Jonathan Gitlin
Ars Technica
November 5 Cosmos and Culture Mark Lupisella
November 12 No Colloquium; Veterans Day  
November 14
Joint Scientific and Engineering Colloquium
The Hexagon Spy Satellite
Phillip Pressel
November 19 The Atacama Large Millimeter/submillimeter Array (ALMA) Radio Astronomy Observatory Jorge Ibsen
November 26 Seeing the Light; The Wonderful Diversity of Light Perception in Living Organisms Thomas Cronin
University of Maryland, Baltimore County
December 3 Restoring a Famous Portrait of George Washington E. Keats Webb
Smithsonian Institution
December 10 Visualizing Space Using NASA Images
Frank Summers
Space Telescope Science Institute
December 17 Dinosaurs and Engineering
Thomas Holtz, Jr.
University of Maryland

Engineering Colloquium home page: http://ecolloq.gsfc.nasa.gov/

All colloquia are held at 3:30 p. m. on Mondays in either the Building 3 Auditorium or the Building 8 Auditorium.
Notice: Nothing appearing in these pages is to be construed as an endorsement by NASA.