California Space Grant Consortium Home Page
4 About California Space Grant Consortium Learn about CaSGC Opporunities CaSGC Programs CaSGC Affiliates CaSGC Links CaSGC Contacts CaSGC Site Map
 

 

Cooperative Research Partnership with NASA Ames Research Center (ARC)

The California Space Grant, in a cooperative agreement partnership with NASA Ames Research Center, jointly facilitates and manages Student/Mentor design and research projects involving studies, designs and prototype solutions for NASA ARC. The California Space Grant is applying successful industrial/university alliance strategies to space-related K-12, higher education, workforce development, and public outreach efforts in California. This cooperative agreement with NASA ARC extends those efforts. The cooperative agreement addresses NASA ARC task areas that are involved with the Space Launch Initiative, RLV technologies, nanotechnology, information systems technology and unmanned aerial vehicle missions. Initial tasks focus on the following:

  • Provide services and advice for identifying and selecting University and small businesses for participation on proposal teams and other activities
  • Provide services for sponsoring competitions and symposiums dealing with the development and use of technologies relevant to space transportation
  • Provide training and re-training of personnel with classical space and aeronautics background to be able to work effectively in the information technology area. Space Grant student - mentor programs, experience and capabilities with workforce development are integral to every project.
  • Explore Integrated Vehicle Health Management methods and collaborations with Universities, Colleges and Commercial Industry.

Back to CaSGC Research Infrastructure main page

 

 

 

 

 
   
  National Aeronautics
and Space Administration
Link to NASA's Website Link to National Space Grant Website National Space Grant College
and Fellowship Program
 
 
 
Copyright 2003 California Space Grant Consortium
Questions or Comments E-mail: Webmasters
last modified on
Link to CaSGC Home Page Link to CaSGC Home Page Affiliates click here to log into the CaSGC Affiliate Area Link to CaSGC Home