Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University

Academic Minute
5:00 am
Wed September 19, 2012

Prof. Sid McGuirk, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University – Air Traffic Control

In today’s Academic Minute, Professor Sid McGuirk of Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University explains how the air traffic control system is able to track and maintain the safety of thousands of daily flights.

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Academic Minute
5:00 am
Mon May 7, 2012

Dr. Jason Kring, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University – Picking a Crew for Mars

In today’s Academic Minute, Dr. Jason Kring of Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University describes the known and unknown challenges of long-term space flight.

Jason Kring is an assistant professor of human factors and systems at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University in Daytona Beach, Florida. His research interests include spaceflight human factors and behavioral health and human performance in extreme environments. He is the current president of the Society for Human Performance in Extreme Environments. He holds a Ph.D. from the University of Central Florida.

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