Starnes Memorial Ceremony

Event Details
  • Date/Time:
    • Thursday March 16, 2006
      12:30 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Location: Student Success Center, Pres. Suite A/B
  • Phone: (404) 894-3251
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Cindy Pendley
Aerospace Engineering
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Summary Sentence: Ceremony honoring the life of James H. Starnes, Jr.

Full Summary: The School of Aerospace Engineering invites you to attend a ceremony to honor the life of Ga Tech alumnus, Jim Starnes, former Chief of Structures at NASA Langley, with a special presentation by Astronaut Charlie Camarda.

Everyone is invited to attend this special event honoring the outstanding accomplishments of Jim Starnes, former Chief of Structures at NASA Langley and Georgia Tech alumnus. In addition to the presentations by these distinguished researchers, Astronaut Charlie Camarda will present a flag, on behalf of the Starnes family, to the School of Aerospace Engineering, that accompanied him on his most recent Space Shuttle flight.

"Jim Starnes' Contributions to NASA"
Dr. Michael Nemeth
Senior Research Engineer
NASA Langley Research Center

"Contributions to Damage Tolerance of Composite Structures"
Dr. Damodar Ambur
Chief, Materials and Structures Division
Research and Technology Directorate
NASA Glenn Research Center

"Advanced Concepts in Composite Structures"
Dr. Ravi Deo
Exploration Systems Research & Technology Programs Manager
Northrop Grumman Corporation

Flag Presentation Ceremony
Astronaut Charlie Camarda

Reception to follow

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aerospace engineering, lecture, space exploration
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