The latest news from the NASA Academic Mission Services Program.
USRA institutes and programs will celebrate USRA’s 50th anniversary on March 12, 2019. USRA was founded on March 12, 1969 in Washington, D.C. as a private, nonprofit corporation under the auspices of the National Academy of Sciences.
Participants in USRA's NAMS Student R&D Program are highlighted in the first issue of "News from NAMS", USRA's newsletter for the NASA Academic Mission Services (NAMS) program.
University Space Research Association NAMS staff received excellence awards at the 2018 Ames Contractor Council Excellence Award Ceremony. The award recipients were acknowledged at the ceremony by Ames Center Director Dr. Eugene Tu and were nominated by Dr. David Bell, Director of RIACS and NAMS Chief Technologist.
Dr. David Bell, Director, USRA Research Institute for Advanced Computer Science and Chief Technologist, NASA Academic Mission Services was a keynote speaker at the Quantum Summit held in San Francisco on September 19, 2018.
Featured image: Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) Integration in the National Airspace System (NAS).
Featured image: A U.S. Army research helicopter flying above NASA's Ames Research Center.
Featured image: Global Hawk unmanned aircraft for high-altitude, long-duration Earth science missions.
Featured image: Analysis of drought persistence of Amazon rainforests using different data sets.