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2011-08-18 12:34:00

WASHINGTON, Aug. 18, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- NASA will hold a media teleconference at 2 p.m. EDT on Monday, Aug. 22, to announce proposals selected in the agency's Technology Demonstration Mission program. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20081007/38461LOGO) These crosscutting technology demonstrations were selected because of their potential to infuse high-impact capabilities into NASA's future space operations missions. Flight demonstrations will advance the technology...

2011-08-18 14:39:57

NASA will hold a media teleconference at 2 p.m. EDT on Monday, Aug. 22, to announce proposals selected in the agency's Technology Demonstration Mission program. These crosscutting technology demonstrations were selected because of their potential to infuse high-impact capabilities into NASA's future space operations missions. Flight demonstrations will advance the technology readiness of these systems, providing tangible products and capabilities ready for infusion into NASA missions....

2011-08-10 14:05:39

NASA has selected seven companies to integrate and fly technology payloads on commercial suborbital reusable platforms that carry payloads near the boundary of space. As part of NASA's Flight Opportunities Program, each successful vendor will receive an indefinite-delivery, indefinite-quantity contract. These two-year contracts, worth a combined total of $10 million, will allow NASA to draw from a pool of commercial space companies to deliver payload integration and flight services. The...

2011-08-05 13:52:20

NASA will hold a media teleconference at 2 p.m. EDT on Monday, Aug. 8, to announce the proposals selected for study under the NASA Innovative Advanced Concepts, or NIAC, program. The proposals were selected based on the concepts' potential to transform our future space missions, enable new capabilities or significantly alter current approaches to launching, building, and operating space systems. Each proposal will receive approximately $100,000 for one year to advance the innovative space...

2011-07-28 11:02:24

NASA has selected the inaugural class of Space Technology Research Fellows. Eighty-one students will receive graduate student fellowships from NASA's Office of the Chief Technologist to pursue master's or doctoral degrees in relevant space technology disciplines at their respective institutions. This first class of Space Technology Fellows is part of NASA's strategy to develop the technological foundation for its future science and exploration missions. The program's goal is to provide the...

2011-07-06 07:25:00

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo., July 6, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- David Croslin's book, Innovate the Future, and his innovation lifecycle concepts are becoming widely accepted tools in how startups and established companies alike create new innovations and deliver them to market. China, through its leading universities, is the most recent country to recognize and begin utilizing Croslin's innovation lifecycle method. David Croslin, former Chief Technologist at Hewlett-Packard, is determined to show...

2011-05-26 13:00:00

WASHINGTON, May 26, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- NASA is seeking proposals for services from commercial suborbital flight providers and payload integrators to support the agency's Flight Opportunities Program, which is part of NASA's Office of the Chief Technologist. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20081007/38461LOGO) NASA will award contracts to multiple vendors capable of providing payload integration and flight services on commercial suborbital reusable launch vehicles....

2011-05-25 09:23:42

NASA Chief Technologist Bobby Braun will present a lecture titled "Investments in our Future: Exploring Space through Innovation and Technology" on Wednesday, May 25, at the Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory. Starting at 7:45 p.m. EDT, the lecture will be held in the Kossiakoff Center, located at 11100 Johns Hopkins Rd., in Laurel, Md. Braun serves as the principal advisor and advocate on NASA matters concerning agency-wide technology policy and programs. He received a...

2011-04-19 15:00:00

WASHINGTON, April 19, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- NASA has selected 27 small business proposals that address critical research and technology needs for agency programs and projects for final contract negotiations. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20081007/38461LOGO) The proposals have a combined value of approximately $16.2 million. Proposals were submitted by 27 high-tech firms in 18 states, partnering with 24 research institutions in 19 states. Negotiated individual...


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