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Goddard Engineering Colloquia

Fall 1997 Schedule

Date in first column; Title link in second; speaker in third.
Date Topic Speaker
September 15 
(1997 Schneebaum Lecture)
Environmental Study and Monitoring With Classified Satellite Data Jeff Dozier
University of California, Santa Barbara 
September 22 Getting Robots into Space: The Ranger Telerobotic Shuttle Experiment Dave Akin
University of Maryland, College Park 
September 29 A Ghost Ship Comes To Life: The Design, Reconstruction, and Sea Trials of an Ancient Greek Warship Ford Weiskittel
Director, Trireme Trust USA 
October 1 (Wednesday, 2:30 p.m. -- note special day and time) SPECIAL EVENT:
Joint Engineering Colloquium and Center Director's Colloquium
Innovation and Change James Burke
Host of PBS "Connections" series
October 6  Pathways to a Sustainable Global Energy System Henry Linden
Illinois Institute of Technology 
October 13 (No Colloquium -- Holiday)    
October 20 The LISA Gravitational Wave Mission Peter Bender
University of Colorado 
October 27 Single Stage To Orbit & Other Launchers Eric Stallmer
Space Transportation Association 
November 3 Flight Testing The Boeing Way Suzanna Darcy
Boeing Commercial Airplane Group 
November 10 (No Colloquium)    
November 17 (Building 8 Auditorium -- note building change) Engineers Of Dreams: Great Bridge Builders Henry Petroski
Duke University 
November 24 The Inflatable Antenna Space Flight Experiment Gordon Veal
Director of Engineering, L'Garde, Inc.
December 1 Speech Recognition Research in the U.S. Frederick Jelinek
Johns Hopkins University 
December 8 No colloquium on this date.  
December 15 Promoting Creativity - The Independent Inventor: Survivor or Victim in a Corporate Age? Arthur P. Molella
Smithsonian Instittion 
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