Award Gallery

High Strain Composite (HSC) Deployable Space Structures

Award: Notable Technology Development

Year: 2017

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HSCs, or high strain composites, are light, compact structures that change shape when deployed, allowing additional structures to be stored on satellites for increased power and communication.

Honorees:

AFRL/RV Integrated Structural Systems (ISS)

  • Dr. Andrew Williams
  • Dr. Jeremy Banik
  • Michael Peterson