Save the Date: Apophis 2029 Innovation (A29I) Listening Workshop – NASA

Save the Date: Apophis 2029 Innovation (A29I) Listening Workshop – NASA

Save the Date Apophis 2029 Innovation (A29I) Listening Workshop February 7, 2024 Please refer to this web page for any updated information OVERVIEW: NASA’s Agency Chief Technologist (ACT) within the Office of Technology, Policy, and Strategy (OTPS) is hosting a listening workshop on February 7, 2024, on innovative approaches to conduct missions during the Earth … Read more

NASA’s Agency Chief Technologist presents their first annual year-in-review for 2023 – NASA

NASA’s Agency Chief Technologist presents their first annual year-in-review for 2023 – NASA

OTPS shares an annual letter from the Agency Chief Technologist (ACT), updates on various studies in the technology domain within OTPS, overviews of the center chief technologists, and vignettes of various technology projects across the agency. Read the full report, A Year in Review 2023 from NASA’s Agency Chief Technologist. Source link

OTPS Releases its 2023 Annual Report – NASA

OTPS Releases its 2023 Annual Report – NASA

1 min read Preparations for Next Moonwalk Simulations Underway (and Underwater) NASA’s Office of Technology, Policy, and Strategy, shares highlights from the office in 2023, including key accomplishments and collaborations that support the NASA mission. Read the full report, NASA’s OTPS: A Year in Review 2023 Share Details Last Updated Dec 27, 2023 Editor Bill Keeter … Read more

Models for Facilitating Government-Funded Activities in the Post-ISS LEO Ecosystem – NASA

Models for Facilitating Government-Funded Activities in the Post-ISS LEO Ecosystem – NASA

NASA astronauts Christina Koch and Andrew Morgan stow biological research samples into a science freezer located inside the U.S. Destiny laboratory module. In September 2022, the National Space Council directed NASA to “develop a plan for the next generation microgravity national lab in a commercial space station world.” NASA has been working to develop this … Read more

NASA Researcher Honored by Goddard Tech Office for Earth Science Work – NASA

NASA Researcher Honored by Goddard Tech Office for Earth Science Work – NASA

Goddard researcher Dr. Antonia Gambacorta the 2023 IRAD Innovator of the Year for her work developing hyperspectral microwave technology to dissect Earth’s atmosphere from orbit. Earth science researcher Dr. Antonia Gambacorta earned the 2023 Goddard IRAD Technology Leadership award for pioneering new ways to measure lower layers of Earth’s atmosphere from space. The award from … Read more

NASA Engineer Earns Goddard Innovation Award for Sun-studying Photon Sieves – NASA

NASA Engineer Earns Goddard Innovation Award for Sun-studying Photon Sieves – NASA

Goddard Engineer Kevin Denis receives innovation award for photon sieves. Goddard’s Office of the Chief Technologist named engineer Steven Denis as the FY23 Internal Research and Development (IRAD) Innovator of the Year, an honor the office bestows annually on individuals who demonstrate the best in innovation. Denis demonstrated persistence and innovation in developing hair-thin photon … Read more

NASA Improves GIANT Optical Navigation Technology for Future Missions – NASA

NASA Improves GIANT Optical Navigation Technology for Future Missions – NASA

Goddard’s GIANT optical navigation software helped guide the OSIRIS-REx mission to the Asteroid Bennu. Today its developers continue to add functionality and streamline useability for future missions. As NASA scientists study the returned fragments of asteroid Bennu, the team that helped navigate the mission on its journey refines their technology for potential use in future … Read more

Goddard Engineers Improve NASA Lidar Tech for Exploration – NASA

Goddard Engineers Improve NASA Lidar Tech for Exploration – NASA

Lidar technology improvements will help NASA scientists and explorers with remote sensing and surveying, mapping, 3D-image scanning, hazard detection and avoidance, and navigation. Like a sonar using light instead of sound, lidar technology increasingly helps NASA scientists and explorers with remote sensing and surveying, mapping, 3D-image scanning, hazard detection and avoidance, and navigation. Cutting edge … Read more