Goddard Engineering Colloquium Series

Fall 2011 Schedule

Date  Topic  Speaker 
September 5 No Colloquium (holiday)  
September 12
Building 3 Auditorium
President Kennedy and James Webb: the Secret Kennedy Library Recordings and the Space Race Maura Porter
John F. Kennedy Presidential Library
September 19
Building 3 Auditorium
The Great White Fleet 1907-1909: Funding for Science James H. Bruns
September 26
Building 3 Auditorium
Goddard's High Capacity Centrifuge Bill Chambers
October 3
Building 3 Auditorium
Science and Early Engineering of the Wide Field Infrared Survey Telescope (WFIRST) Dave Content
October 10 No Colloquium, holiday  
October 17
Building 3 Auditorium
When Earth’s Magnetic Field Flips: Polarity Reversals And Rapid Transitional Field Change Johnathan M. G. Glenn
US Geological Survey
October 24
Building 3 Auditorium
The Chinese Space Program Dean Cheng
October 31
Building 3 Auditorium
Robonaut 2 Ron Diftler
November 7
Building 3 Auditorium
Glory: Challenges and Lessons Learned Bryan Fafaul
November 14
Building 3 Auditorium
Ancient Zymurgy Patrick McGovern
University of Pennsylvania Museum
November 21
Building 3 Auditorium
No Colloquium; Monday before Thanksgiving  
November 28
Building 3 Auditorium
Broadcast Television: What's on the Horizon Skip Pizzi
Director of Digital Strategies, National Association of Braodcasters
FridayDecember 2
Building 3 Auditorium
Joint Presentation with the Goddard Scientific Colloquium
Swarm Intelligence in Honey Bees
Thomas Seeley
Cornell University
December 5
Building 3 Auditorium
Perlan Einar Enevoldlson
December 12
Building 3 Auditorium
The Sprite Project: Satellite on a Chip Zac Manchester
December 19
Building 3 Auditorium
No Colloquium  

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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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