USRA-NAMS Staff Receive Ames Contractor Council Award

Mountain View, California, November 1, 2018 - 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. 

 

USRA Recipients and Awards: 

Davide Venturelli, PhD; Science Operations Manager

Award for R&D Collaborations Quantum Artificial Intelligence Lab (QuAIL)

For exceptional technical leadership in growing the ecosystem for Quantum Artificial Intelligence Lab, growing the engagements to include more than forty organizations with key research outputs in a range of application areas.

Jeff Myers, Technical Area Lead for Earth Science

Award for R&D Collaborations for Earth Science

For exceptional technical leadership developing R&D collaborations for Earth Science, including engagements with universities for new instruments and enhancements for instrument calibration capabilities.

Kenny Cheung, Technical Area Lead for Aeroflightdynamics

R&D Collaboration with Cal State

For exceptional technical leadership creating new curriculum for optimization-based flight control design with Cal State University.

 

 

 

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November 1, 2018
USRA-NAMS Staff Receive Ames Contractor Council Award

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. 

September 28, 2018
Dr. David Bell: A Keynote Speaker at the Quantum Summit

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.

 

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NASA awards USRA the NASA Academic Mission Services

USRA brings together a diverse national team of universities and experts to partner with NASA's Ames Research Center in order to solve problems related to Earth and space science, engineering, and aeronautics.

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