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American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics


    Sensor Systems and Microsystems: From Fabrication to Application



    Course Instructor:

    Dr. Gary W. Hunter is the Technical Lead for the Chemical Species Gas Sensors Team and Lead for Intelligent System Hardware in the Sensors and Electronics Branch at NASA Glenn Research Center. He has been involved for 20 years in the design, fabrication, testing, and application of microsensors.

    Prof. Peter Hesketh is a Professor in the School of Mechanical Engineering, with a joint appointment in the Bioengineering Program, and Director of the MEMS Group. He has over 20 years experience with microfabrication and MEMS and has published over sixty papers and edited fourteen books on microsensor systems.

    Mr. Larry Oberle is the Lead Instrumentation Engineer for the Ares I Upper Stage Development Flight Instrumentation Subsystem; and the Instrumentation Engineer for the Ares I Upper Stage thrust Vector Control System.Mr. Oberle was also the Technical Lead for the Material Adhesion Experiment that flew on Mars Pathfinder Sojourner