The Team

The SCIFLI team is based at the NASA Langley Research Center in Hampton VA.  The following individuals and organizations are playing a key role in current SCIFLI activities:

Core Team Members

NASA Langley Research Center (LaRC) 

  • Thomas Horvath — Principal Investigator 
  • Jennifer Inman — Project Manager 
  • Carey Scott Deputy Principal Investigator 
  • Stephen Cumming — Assistant Branch Head, Aerothermodynamics Branch
  • Shann Rufer — Mission Support
  • Matthew Boyda — Software Development
  • Hyun Jung Kim — Optical Component Fabrication and Material Science Research
  • Arianna Haven — Optical System Development and Mission Support
  • Kylel Scott Image Processing and Software Development

Analytical Mechanics Associates (AMA), Inc, Hampton VA 

  • Richard Schwartz — Technical Lead 
  • Robert Kerns Management Support 
  • Jeffrey Doughty Financial Analyst 
  • Nicole Hintermeister Project Scheduler 
  • Harry Verstynen Aircraft Mission Coordinator
  • Angelo Cavone — Software Development
  • Meaghan McCleary — Software and Mission Support 

National Institute of Aerospace 

  • Robert Conn — Software and Mission Support 

Supporting Organizations

  • Commercial Crew Program (CCP)
  • Department of Defense Test Resource Management Center
  • MARS (Mobile Aerospace Reconnaissance Services) Scientific
  • NASA Johnson Space Center Flight Operations Division
  • NASA Engineering and Safety Center (NESC)
  • Opto-Knowledge Systems Inc (OKSI), Los Angeles, CA
  • Torch Technologies, Inc.
  • US Navy NAVAIR VX-30 Squadron and Cast Glance