The Engineering Directorate, NASA Ames Research Center's Code R, encompasses highly skilled and experienced engineering and technical capabilities that support the center’s projects and agency's missions. Our experienced and agile staff provide innovative solutions and systems in multiple engineering areas:
The directorate provides multidisciplinary engineering design and analysis, hardware development and fabrication, and testing for ground-based, airborne, and space flight programs, projects and applications. We are capable of successfully executing unique projects within customer performance, schedule, budget and safety and mission assurance requirements.
Investigate space microgravity affects on the antibiotic resistance of E. coli
Testing spacecraft built using smart phones to launch the lowest-cost satellites ever flown in space.
Gain knowledge of plant cell gravity sensing.
Nanosatellites with cross-link communications for research.