NEAR announces Spacecraft Program Assessment Team (June 2012)
NEAR announces the formation of an assessment team now available to provide an independent review of, and technical expertise for, spacecraft development programs.
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NEAR receives NASA Engineering & Safety Center Awards (November 2011)
On Tuesday November 1, 2011 Nielsen Engineering & Research (NEAR) received a Group Achievement Award from the NASA Engineering & Safety Center (NESC).
This award was presented in recognition of NEAR's contribution to aero-structural analyses and flight measurements in support of the Boeing Phantom Ray Unmanned Air Vehicle delivery on the NASA Shuttle Carrier Aircraft.
Daniel Pruzan (Vice-President/Director of Engineering at NEAR) also received the NESC Leadership Award which honors individuals who have had a pronounced effect upon the technical activities of the NESC.
Dr. Pruzan's award was given in recognition of exceptional engineering leadership for the NESC's assessment of the Constellation Program
Launch Abort Vehicle Stability Augmentation and the
Shuttle Carrier Aircraft Phantom Ray Delivery Flight.
NASA Phase I SBIR (Unsteady Multifidelity Aeroelastic Analysis, September 2011)
Phase I STTR with Ohio State University (Multifidelity Multidisciplinary Optimization, March 2010)
NEAR RS Version 3.3 released (March 4, 2009)