TELEDYNE BROWN’S SHELTON RECEIVES SOFTWARE ENGINEER OF THE YEAR AWARD
HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (August 12, 2008) — Teledyne Brown Engineering, Inc. (TBE) announced today that Mark B. Shelton has received the prestigious 2007-2008 Software Engineer of the Year Award from the Alabama/Mississippi section of the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA).
Shelton received the award for his creation and upkeep of software for the Microgravity Science Glovebox (MSG) facility on the International Space Station. Shelton’s software manages information about the MSG facility and payload operations, and allows the data to be downlinked.
“We are very proud that Mark was selected by AIAA as the top software engineer in Alabama and Mississippi,” said Rex D. Geveden, president, Teledyne Brown Engineering. “Mark’s selection is a testament to his professional skill and his commitment to this important NASA program.”
The Software Engineer of the Year Award is presented annually to a section member of the AIAA in recognition of outstanding extraordinary technical ability, creativity, or leadership in the development of software to support significant aerospace programs or the industry at large.
About Teledyne Brown Engineering
Teledyne Brown Engineering, Inc., headquartered in Huntsville, Ala., is a full-service technology solutions company with core capabilities in technology development, systems engineering, design, prototype development, testing, manufacturing, logistics, and operations and maintenance. These capabilities are applied across a wide range of programs in aerospace, defense, information technology, and environmental engineering. More information about Teledyne Brown Engineering may be found at www.tbe.com.
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