The fiscal year 2021 USRA IRAD awardees have been announced. "USRA’s Internal Research and Development (IRAD) funds are for early stage investments in technology and algorithm development, new mission concepts, and innovative university community engagement ideas consistent with USRA’s vision, mission and purpose." Of the 14 proposals received this year, four were selected, two of which provided funding to GESTAR scientists.
Congratulations to all! For more information on the USRA IRAD, contact your program director or Dr. Anthony Thornton, Director of Corporate Strategy.
GESTAR Scientists Receive GMAO Peer Awards
Amatya, Emberson, and Stanley (Code 617) combined their expertise to generate landslide products used by various agencies in Central America, summarized in EO item on Landslide Hazards.
Jethva contributes to EO feature on Crop Fires in India
Keller and Knowland discuss their research on deviating COVID-related pollution levels in Goddard feature (see corresponding visualization)
Strahan contributes to EO item on Antarctic Ozone Hole
2021 USRA IRAD Awardees Announced
2020 USRA Manager Awards