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Closing - July 12, 2005  
July 12

URE OMSS 2005 closing session was held on July 12, 13, and 14. During these times research students were given the opportunity to present their research efforts from the summer session. On July 12, Mr. Mike Rice, the Title III Coordinator for ECSU Office of Sponsored Programs delivered a lecture on satellite operations. Mr. Rice worked for Honeywell Technology Solutions Inc. (HTSI), as a contractor to NASA at the Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, MD. During his fifteen years with Honeywell, Mr. Rice was involved in all phases of satellite mission development, from pre-mission requirements definition, to spacecraft integration & testing, to on-orbit satellite operations. Some of the satellite missions he worked with included the NASA Hubble Space Telescope (HST), Landsat-7, and the Small Explorers (SMEX) series, as well as the Air Force Relay Mirror Experiment (RME).

Other presentations included:

  • Research Project Overviews by Mentors: Dr. Anthony Overton, Mr. Kevin Foss, Dr. Malcolm LeCompte, Mrs. Keisha Wilkins
  • Minorities in Ocean, Marine and Space Science by Chakara Murray and Malcom Mathis II


Sponsors: ONR - Grant #N00014-01-10529   NOAA – Grant #NA030AR4810134   NASA – NNG04GC04A
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