Technology Today® Summer 1998
Realistic computer models are taking up where scale models and older, full-scale mockups leave off in the search for the best site for a shipboard antenna array.
A new, compact telescope makes an observatory of a space shuttle, or even a high-flying aircraft. The device was used on a recent shuttle mission to observe Comet Hale-Bopp as it retreated toward the sun.
A new, handheld weather station allows accurate measurement of workplace conditions that can lead to heat stress.
Dr. Michael MacNaughton, vice president of the Chemistry and Chemical Engineering Division, discusses SwRI's role in environmental safety during destruction of chemical weapons.