Guests

Greg Allison serves as the Program Manager for the Huntsville Alabama L5 Society (HAL5) High Altitude Lift-Off (HALO) Program, and as President of the High Altitude Research Corporation (HARC). In these capacities Mr. Allison is actively developing cheap access to space technologies. Mr. Allison...

Victor Rozsnyay, CEO of Gravity Control Technologies in Hungary. This company recently made headlines when the X-Prize ruled that its approach and technology to alternative launch systems was not appropriate for the X-Prize at this time. Mr. Rozsnyay has over 15 years of high technology and...

Dr. Peter Schubert is a Senior Systems Engineer at Delphi Delco Electronics in Kokomo Indiana. He has 12 US patents through Delco, and 4 more pending, ranging from integrated circuit manufacture and sensor design, to crash-sensing algorithms and hydrogen storage for fuel cells. Peter studied...

Rand Simberg is a former project manager with Rockwell International having previously worked at the Aerospace Corporation. At Rockwell, he worked on a number of advanced concepts, including solar power satellites, launch and orbit transfer systems, space tethers, and lunar resource utilization...

Bill Simon is currently a sales engineer doing business development and sales for high-technology companies. His experience includes over 14 years as a manufacturer's representative in Southern California specializing in complex RF and microwave components, composites and instrumentation. From...

Jordin Kare is the co-founder and chief scientist at LaserMotive, a Seattle-area startup which won the NASA Centennial Challenge competition for power beaming in 2009, and is now developing laser power beaming for aerospace and industrial use . He's one of the leading physicists in the field of...

Dr. Jurist was simultaneously a physicist and a medical researcher before becoming involved in business. He earned degrees in biophysics and nuclear medicine while he was at the UCLA School of Medicine with his dissertation work performed in the Division of Orthopedic Surgery. Dr. Jurist has...

Professor Glenn Reynolds is a law professor at the University of Tennessee, co-author of "Outer Space: Problems of Law and Policy," as well as a more recent book, "The Appearance of Impropriety: How the Ethics Wars Have Undermined American Government, Business, and Society." Professor Reynolds...

Phil Chapman was born in Melbourne, Australia and grew up in Sydney. He learned to fly during National Service with the RAAF, while he was an undergraduate in physics at Sydney University. After graduating, he spent 15 months during the International Geophysical Year studying the aurora...

Ben Solomon has a Certificate in Relativity, Gravity, and Cosmology from Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Professional Institute (2006), a Bachelors degree in Electrical & Electronics Engineering, from Aston University, UK (1979), a Master’s degree in Operations Research from Lancaster...

Dr. Bradley Carl Edwards, received his Ph.D. in Physics in 1990, spent 11 years as a staff member at Los Alamos National laboratory (LANL) leading advanced technology efforts for lunar missions, optical cryocooler development , detector system development astrophysical satellites, and a Europa...

John Barber has a B.S. from Washington State University and an M.S. from Cornell University in Mechanical Engineering, and over 30 years of experience in transportation and related technical fields. He began his career with the National Aeronautics and Space Administration, first conducting wind...

Dr. John Bossard’s specialty is in the area of propulsion systems, with a particular emphasis on high-speed air breathing propulsion. He received his Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering from Arizona State University in 1996, where he researched fuel spray size distributions and their effect on spray...

Brian Walker is a very successful toy inventor and now rocketeer who is building his own launch vehicle to take him to space! Brian has been building the hardware, the infrastructure, and undergoing the training to make his launch a safe and successful adventure. He is also well along in the...

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