Goddard Engineering Colloquium Series

Fall 2007 Schedule

Date  Topic  Speaker 
September 3  No Colloquium (holiday)
September 10
Building 3 Auditorium 
A View of Earth from Space, an Astronaut's Perspective
Annual Schneebaum Award Ceremony and Lecture
Paul Richards
September 17
Building 3 Auditorium 
The Fire NASA Never Had Colonel Dean Smith
USAF (retired)
September 24
Building 3 Auditorium 
Liability Law in Space James Dunstan
Garvey Schubert Barer
October 1
Building 3 Auditorium 
Bold Endeavors: Lessons from Polar and Space Exploration Jack Stuster
Anacapa Sciences
October 8 No Colloquium (holiday)
October 15
Building 3 Auditorium 
Planetary Exploration: Mars, Venus, and Beyond   Geoffrey Landis
NASA Glenn
October 22
Building 3 Auditorium 
Why Armstrong Was First: Serendipity, Image, and Iconography in NASA's Choice for "First Man" on the Moon James Hansen
Auburn University
October 29
Building 3 Auditorium 
The Greatest Englishman Ever: Neutron Activation and the Resolution of a Newton Puzzle Bulent Atalay
Mary Washington University
November 5
Building 3 Auditorium 
Lessons Learned for Sustainability from Two Years and Twenty Minutes Inside Biosphere 2 Jane Poynter
Paragon Space Development
November 12
Building 3 Auditorium 
No Colloquium -- Holiday  
November 19
Building 3 Auditorium 
Technology Challenges of Future Ground & Space Based Telescopes Colin Cunningham
Royal Observatory, Edinburgh
November 26
Building 3 Auditorium 
Lunar Dust: Unique Properties Present an Engineering Challenge to Colonization William Farrell
December 3
Building 3 Auditorium 
Power for a Space Plane: Developing the Hydrocarbon-Fuelled Scramjet Engine Thomas Jackson
Air Force Research Laboratory
December 10
Building 3 Auditorium 
The Transit Story: How Tracking Sputnik Taught Us Modern Spacecraft Navigation Tom Thompson
JHU Applied Physics Lab
December 17
Building 3 Auditorium 
Luck and Collaborative Creativity Tom Meylan
EvolvingSUCCESS Leadership Training

Engineering Colloquium home page: https://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, as indicated above.
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