ASK OCE — June 21, 2007 — Vol. 2, Issue 4 As technology has progressed and system complexity has increased exponentially in recent decades, the need for technical standards relevant to spaceflight developments has also increased.
ASK OCE — May 29, 2007 — Vol. 2, Issue 3 The European Space Agency’s Venus Express is capturing new images of Venus’s atmosphere. In an effort to obtain better imagery of the planet’s stormy south pole, scientists operating the Ultraviolet, Visible and Near-Infrared Mapping Spectrometer (VIRTIS) tried a new approach. They focused on […]
ASK OCE — June 21, 2007 — Vol. 2, Issue 4 The movement to unify and strengthen U.S. standards is hardly new a voluntary standards system has been in existence for nearly ninety years.
ASK OCE — May 29, 2007 — Vol. 2, Issue 3 As the CEO and Chairman of what may be the largest private company in the world, Charles G. Koch has a highly developed idea of what it takes to build a successful enterprise. In his forty years at the helm of Koch Industries, […]
ASK OCE — June 21, 2007 — Vol. 2, Issue 4 By Chris Scolese In this issue we examine the role of standards at NASA, the Department of Defense, and more generally throughout engineering and technical professions.
ASK OCE — May 29, 2007 — Vol. 2, Issue 3 By Chris Scolese Two new NASA Procedural Requirements (NPR) documents developed by the Office of the Chief Engineer establish common Agency-wide requirements for project management and systems engineering. NASA Space Flight Program and Project Management Requirements (NPR 7120.5D) defines project management requirements […]