Gary T Alcott

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Gary T Alcott

  • (AST, DATA SYSTEMS)
  • 301.614.6813 | 301.614.5304
  • NASA/GSFC
  • Mail Code: 610.2
  • Greenbelt , MD 20771
  • Employer: NASA
  • Brief Bio

    Operations Manager for the Goddard Earth Sciences Data and Information Services Center
    Civil Servant at GSFC from 1985-Present (except 1989-1991 at Naval Air Development Center)
    Serve on independent review boards for various missions: GOES-R, JWST, JPSS, et al.
    Primary area of expertise: operations management/engineering of science data systems and CCSDS data capture systems.
    Secondary areas: configuration manangement, acceptance testing

    Positions/Employment

    2000 - Present

    Operations Manager for the Goddard Earth Sciences Data and Information Services Center Civil Servant at GSFC from 1985-Present (except 1989-1991 at Naval Air Development Center)

    NASA/GSFC, NASA/GSFC Primary area of expertise: operations management/engineering of science data systems and CCSDS data capture systems.
    Secondary areas: configuration manangement, acceptance testing

    Education

    BS in Computer Science from The Pennsylvania State University 1984

    Selected Publications

    Refereed

    Kempler, S., C. Lynnes, B. Vollmer, G. Alcott, and S. Berrick. 2009. "Evolution of Information Management at the GSFC Earth Sciences (GES) Data and Information Services Center (DISC): 2006 – 2007." IEEE Trans. Geosc. Rem. Sen., 47: 21-28.

    Alcott, G., and W. Peters. 1996. "Operations Engineering: Applying Hands-On Experience to Development Process." Space Mission Operations and Ground Data Systems - SpaceOps '96, Proceedings of the Fourth International Symposium held 16-20 September 1996 in Munich, Germany. ,

    Brief Bio

    Operations Manager for the Goddard Earth Sciences Data and Information Services Center
    Civil Servant at GSFC from 1985-Present (except 1989-1991 at Naval Air Development Center)
    Serve on independent review boards for various missions: GOES-R, JWST, JPSS, et al.
    Primary area of expertise: operations management/engineering of science data systems and CCSDS data capture systems.
    Secondary areas: configuration manangement, acceptance testing

    Selected Publications

    Refereed

    Kempler, S., C. Lynnes, B. Vollmer, G. Alcott, and S. Berrick. 2009. "Evolution of Information Management at the GSFC Earth Sciences (GES) Data and Information Services Center (DISC): 2006 – 2007." IEEE Trans. Geosc. Rem. Sen. 47 21-28

    Alcott, G., and W. Peters. 1996. "Operations Engineering: Applying Hands-On Experience to Development Process." Space Mission Operations and Ground Data Systems - SpaceOps '96, Proceedings of the Fourth International Symposium held 16-20 September 1996 in Munich, Germany.

                                                                                                                                                                                            
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