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Glenn Research Center

Polymers

NASA Glenn Funds Technologies with Potential High Commercial Value

Four technologies developed at NASA's Glenn Research Center that involve advanced polymers, a life-saving biomedical device, innovative imaging and harsh environment sensor development have been selected to benefit from the 2010 Technology Transfer Fund. "It is expected that, with a minimal ...

Miller Receives Major Space Act Award, Meador Elected Member-at-Large

The NASA Inventions and Contributions Board has awarded Dr. Sandi G. Miller (Polymers Branch) a Major Space Act Award for her invention entitled “Organic Modification of a Layered Silicate by Co-Ion Exchange of an Alkyl Ammonium Ion and a Protonated Diamine." This technology enables the development ...

Nguyen, Lebron-Colon Selected for Recognition at 14th Annual Women of Color STEM Conference

Dr. QuynhGiao Nguyen

Dr. QuynhGiao Nguyen (Durability and Protective Coatings Branch) and Marisabel Lebron-Colon (Polymers Branch) are members of the Research and Technology Directorate that have been selected for recognition as "Technology All Stars" at the 14th Annual Women of Color STEM Conference. ...

NASA Tech Brief Award Presented

Dr. Robert Goldberg of the Mechanics and Life Prediction Branch and Dr. Gary Roberts of the Polymers Branch, along with Professor Wieslaw Binienda of the University of Akron and Dr. Justin Littell (currently with ATK Space Systems at NASA Langley; formerly from the University of Akron) received a ...

Dr. Kathy Chuang Receives Technical Innovation Award

Dr. Kathy Chuang received a Technical Innovation Award at the Women of Color STEM ConferenceinDallas, Texas on October 23-25, 2008. This award, presented by GRC Deputy Center Director Ramon Lugo, was in recognition of her contributions in the development of high temperature (288°C) ...

Employees Honored at the 2008 National Women of Color STEM Award Conference

Three employees were honored at the 2008 National Women of Color STEM Award Conference: Dr. Marla Perez-Davis for Career Achievement; Dr. Chun-Hua (Kathy) Chuang for technical innovation, and; Kim Pham for an All Star Award. ...