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Feb 12 2019 | Queen Elizabeth Prize for Engineering Website | Posted In: Announcements, Awards, Faculty, In the News
Two founders of SCPNT, Bradford Parkinson and James Spilker, along with Hugo FrueHauf and Richard Schwartz have been selected to receive the 2019 Queen Elizabeth Prize for Engineering for their pioneering work in developing the world's  Global Positioning System (GPS). The QEPrize is the world’s...
Nov 29 2018 | Posted In: Announcements, In the News
Tom Sylvester recently completed a 1 hour, 29 minute documentary video entitled: The Lonely Halls Meeting: A GPS Documentary. In describing his video, Mr. Sylvester notes: GPS was created in a small conference room at the Pentagon over Labor Day Weekend in 1973. The decisions they made at that...