Office of Safety and Mission Success Component Engineering & Assurance Office 514


June, 2010

Members of Moon Mineralogy Mapper Team, Including Kristan Ellis and Kelly Stanford, Receive Group Achievement Award

June 22nd, 2010

Kristan Ellis (Parts Representative) and Kelly Stanford (EEE Project Parts Engineer) were given a Group Achievement Award as part of the Moon Mineralogy Mapper team at the JPL NASA Honor Awards Ceremony on Tuesday, June 15th for successful delivery of a high-performance imaging spectrometer with the challenging circumstances of a foreign spacecraft interface and short […]

Allan Johnston Has Authored a Book, “Reliability and Radiation Effects in Compound Semiconductors”

June 1st, 2010

Allan Johnston has authored a book, “Reliability and Radiation Effects in Compound Semiconductors”. One of the topics covered is optocouplers, which has been an important issue for several spacecraft. The publisher is World Scientific Publishing.

Failure Analysis Lab (5145) and Section 513 Conducted Tour of Selected Laboratories Within JPL for Students

June 1st, 2010

In the spirit of outreach to our community, the Failure Analysis Lab (5145) and Section 513 conducted a tour of selected laboratories within JPL for some 44 students and teachers from Theresa Hughes Elementary School, Cudahy, CA. The students and teachers learned about JPL’s past and future missions, briefly toured the SEM (scanning electron microscope) […]