John D. Odegard School of Aerospace Sciences

News and information from the UND John D. Odegard School of Aerospace Sciences.

Thesis Defense by Daniel Wallace on April 30th

Categories: Home Page News, Space Studies

Space Studies master’s student, Daniel Wallace, will defend his thesis as follows.  All Space Studies students, faculty and staff are encouraged to attend.  Please show your support! When:  Thursday, April 30th at 3:30 p.m. (Central DST) Where:  Ryan Hall, Room 111 Title: An Investigation of Six Poorly Described Close Visual Double Stars Using Speckle Interferometry About […]

Colloquium Series Presentation on April 22nd to Feature REmote Sensing Expert Dr. Prasad Thenkabail

Categories: Home Page News, Space Studies

The Spring 2015 Space Studies Colloquium Series focuses on the NASA Discovery Program–the development of a planetary science mission– and will feature several leading experts in the field.  Our special guest scheduled for April 22nd is off-topic, but is a leading expert in the field of remote sensing. This presentation will feature Dr. Prasad S. Thenkabail, […]

ND STEM Network – West Fargo

Categories: ND NASA Space Grant Consortium

The NDSGC presented a session at the ND STEM Network Summit in April 2015.  Thank you to the educators who participated! The presentation and handouts included in the workshop can be found below. Educator Resources Handout Moons of Jupiter and NASA Resources PPT Moons of Jupiter Instructions Moons of Jupiter Observation Recording Sheet MoJ Data […]

Next Colloquium Presentation to Feature C. Tooley from NASA Goddard Space Flight Center

Categories: Home Page News, Space Studies

The Spring 2015 Space Studies Colloquium Series will focus on the NASA Discovery Program–the development of a planetary science mission– and will feature several leading experts in the field. The next presentation in this series will feature  Craig R. Tooley, Project Manager of the Magnetospheric Multiscale (MMS) Mission, NASA Goddard Space Flight Center, Greenbelt, Maryland. […]

Thesis Defense by Iva Gerasimenko on April 20th

Categories: Home Page News, Space Studies

Space Studies master’s student, Iva Gerasimenko, will defend her thesis as follows.  All Space Studies students, faculty and staff are encouraged to attend.  Please show your support! When:  Monday, April 20th at 8:30 am (Central DST) Where:  Ryan Hall, Room 111 Title: Identifying “Bad” Asteroid Spectra: A Cross-Correlative Database Study About the topic: Spectral reflectance data can […]

Aaron Scott to Attend Computational Training

Categories: Atmospheric Sciences

Atmospheric Sciences M.S. graduate student, Aaron Scott, has been selected to attend the Intensive Summer School in Computing from Environmental Sciences program sponsored by NASA and the University of Virginia. After the summer school, Aaron will intern at the NASA Langley Research Center’s Atmospheric Science Data Center where he will help develop and implement software […]

Aaron Scott to Attend Computational Training and Intern at NASA Langley

Categories: Atmospheric Sciences

Atmospheric Sciences M.S. graduate student, Aaron Scott, has been selected to attend the Intensive Summer School in Computing from Environmental Sciences program sponsored by NASA and the University of Virginia. After the summer school, Aaron will intern at the NASA Langley Research Center’s Atmospheric Science Data Center where he will help develop and implement software […]

Colloquium Series to Feature SpSt Alum John Sloan of the FAA on April 13th

Categories: Home Page News, Space Studies

The Spring 2015 Space Studies Colloquium Series will focus on the NASA Discovery Program–the development of a planetary science mission– and will feature several leading experts in the field. The fourth presentation in this series will feature  John Sloan, Senior Space Policy Analyst and Program Lead for International Outreach, Federal Aviation Administration, Office of Commercial […]