Guest Speaker 10/27/20

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The Orange County Cadet Squadron is pleased to welcome

Dr. Harry Shaw

Engineer, Space Communications

NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center

October 27, 2020

In his presentation, Dr. Shaw will discuss his work in Space Communications for NASA Goddard Space Flight Center.  He will cover NASA’s space network and how that works, his research within the network, NASA communications programs and advancements. He will also discuss the NASA internship program and his role as a mentor.  A question and answer session will conclude the presentation.

About Dr. Shaw

Dr. Shaw has over 30 years of experience in technology development, computer networking, information theory, microelectronics and space communications, mission planning and proposal development.  He holds two patents:

    • US 8,898,479 B2 11/25/2014 – Integrated Genomic and Proteomic Security Protocol
    • US 6,445,861 B1 9/3/2002 – Sol-Gel Processing to Form Doped


To prepare for the presentation, review Aerospace Dimensions Module 6, Spacecraft, Chapter 1.