Former Director of the Michigan Department of Agriculture
Former Michigan Senator
Businessman, The Irwin Group
LSSU Outstanding Alumnus Award '91
RED WHITTAKER: JAPANESE SPACE ROBOTICS
In 1990, NSF and NASA funded JTEC at Loyola College to undertake an
assessment of Japanese space robotics technology. The panel which visited
Japan included: Red Whittaker, CMU, and Takeo Kanade, CMU, as co-chairmen;
Peter Allen, Columbia University; Antal Becjzy, JPL; James Lowrie, Martin
Marietta; Harry McCain, NASA Goodard; Melvin Montemerlo, NASA; and Thomas
Dr. Whittaker outlines the findings of the panel using a series of video
clips to illustrate important Japanese development in robotics.
DISTINGUISHED LECTURE SERIES
TJ 211 .W45 1991
Fisheries and Wildlife Mgmt...
Fisheries and Wildlife
"The opportunity at LSSU to do research is amazing. This past summer I motored through coves and islands with Prof. Garvon surveying water birds for the affects of pollution. I spent the other part of my summer on the shore of Lake Superior monitoring nests of the endangered Piping Plover."