Aerospace Power Systems Award
The Aerospace Power Systems Award, established in 1981, is presented for a significant contribution in the broad field of aerospace power systems, specifically as related to the application of engineering sciences and systems engineering to the production, storage, distribution, and processing of aerospace power. This annual award is generally presented AIAA Propulsion and Energy Forum (PROPULSION AND ENERGY).
Nomination Deadline: 1 February
- Full Name: James Lombardo
- Category: Technical Excellence
- AIAA Citation: For outstanding leadership of the Ulysses radioisotope thermoelectric generator (RTG) program, which provided the most advanced, highest power space RTG design flown to date