Next Wednesday's FISO telecon colloquium: "Surface Telerobotics from ISS"
Fri, 3 Aug 2012 14:21:31
Thronson, Harley A. (GSFC
Our next Future In
Space Operations (FISO) telecon colloquium will
August 8, when we will host Maria Bualat (NASA ARC), who will speak on "Surface
Telerobotics from ISS."
As always, the colloquium will be at 3pm ET and will use our regular FISO telecon
The speaker's presentation will be posted on t
he FISO server at the University of
Texas at by noon of the day of the colloquium:
And please note that we are now audio
recording the colloquia and archiving the
recordings with the presentation materials.
Have a good weekend,
Maria Bualat :
Maria is the Acting Deputy Area Lead for the Autonomous Systems and Robotics
Technical Area at NASAAmes Research Center where she has been working since
1987. Maria has been working in
the mobile planetary robotics field since 1995,
serving as a Deputy Group Lead for the Intelligent Robotics Group (IRG) since 2005.
Maria has managed several projects for the Science Mission Directorate, Exploration
Systems Mission Directorate, and the Of
fice of the Chief Technologist including: the
Mars Technology Program’s ARC Rover Testbed project, MIDP instrument
integrations and demonstrations on the K9 and K10 planetary rovers, ETDP’s
Robot Site Survey project, and Surface Telerobotics under OC
Exploration Telerobotics project. Maria’s professional interests include visual
navigation, user interfaces, and field testing of mobile robots.