Welcome.. Vermont Space Grant Consortium / VT-NASA EPSCoR offers a variety of opportunities for scholarships, research grants, awards and NASA Internship Programs that provide opportunities to work with NASA Principal Investigators.
PLEASE NOTE: Vermont Space Grant Consortium/NASA EPSoR has moved its office to:
33 Colchester Ave.
College of Engineering and Mathematics
University of Vermont
Burlington, VT 05405-0156
Telephone:(802) 656-1429, Fax:(802) 656-1104
VSGC Director,Darren Hitt was interviewed on WCAX earlier this week regarding X-Hab. You can see the interview, which is approximately six minutes long, by following this link. http://tinyurl.com/ojjyngc NASA Selects Five Projects for 2015 X-Hab Academic Innovation Challenge.. University of Vermont: Design of a “Smart-Structure” Deployable Airlock
ROCK ON WORKSHOP & LAUNCH Congratulations to UVM researchers Jeff Marshall, Darren Hitt, Junru Wu and graduate students Nicholas achon and Di Chen for being awarded US Patent 8,695,156 entitled “Aeroacoustic Duster”. This patent resulted from work performed under a 2008 NASA EPSCoR Research Group Award “Active Surface Technologies for Dust Mitigation in Martian and Lunar Environments” . For my more details, see http://tinyurl.com/kv3h9hy
8/20/14 Cubesats to the Moon (Mars and Saturn, Too) | Space | Air & Space Magazine. The next generation of planetary explorers. Vermont Tech CubeSat is included: http://www.airspacemag.com/space/cubesats-moon-mars-and-saturn-too-180952389/?no-ist
Congratulations are in order for Professor Carl Brandon of Vermont
Technical College for being selected as a Top Innovator in Embedded
Computing Design Magazine. See http://tinyurl.com/lzo95qb for more details. Visit CubeSat page for updates to our satellite mission
Photos Courtesy of Carl Brandon, Vermont Tech CubeSat Lab Director