ORAU managing virtual platform for Alfred Street Baptist Church Foundation HBCU Festival in February
ORAU will provide technical, training and coordination support to help take the annual Alfred Street Baptist Church Foundation HBCU…
ORAU is working with Titan Alpha, a joint venture between Prometheus Federal Services (PFS) and Atlas Research, to develop a video public…
Steven M. Bartell, Ph.D., has joined ORAU as a technical specialist where he will serve as a neutral third-party liaison between a panel…
The National Science Foundation Office of Polar Programs has awarded ORAU a collaborative research grant to study local and regional…
The Office of Inspector General (OIG) for the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) has awarded ORAU a contract to develop a…
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University of Alabama in Huntsville
Dr. Haihong Che, a 2020 ORAU Ralph E. Powe Junior Faculty Enhancement Award winner, is using NASA supercomputers in her proposal of a new mechanism to explain how electrons work in solar flares. Dr. Che is an assistant professor in the Department of Space Science at UAH, a part of the University of Alabama System, and at UAH’s Center for Space Plasma and Aeronomic Research.
Drones could hold the key to learning more about storms like Hurricane Laura.
"It is kind of exciting because there's an area in a hurricane that if you go there, you don't live to tell about it. It's underneath the eyewall, low altitude over the ocean. These aircraft are designed to go there," said Ron Dobosy, a retiree of ORAU and an atmospheric scientist.
Dobosy and SUAS Pilot Ed Dumas were part of a team that calibrated and improved instruments for a drone called the "Coyote."
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