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STAR's Ferraro and Kuligowski Honored with NOAA Technology Transfer Award

Donna MacNamara, Ralph Ferraro, Limin Zhao, Bob Kuligowski

Donna MacNamara (OSPO), Ralph Ferraro (CoRP/SCSB), Limin Zhao (OSPO), Bob Kuligowski (SMCD/EMB)

4 November 2014 - Today STAR's Ralph Ferraro (CoRP/SCSB) and Bob Kuligowski (SMCD/EMB), along with team members Limin Zhou and Donna McNamara of OSPO, were recognized at the 2014 NOAA Administrator's and Technology Transfer Awards Ceremony. Their work was cited "For greatly increasing the usefulness of state-of-the- art NOAA polar satellite information by the TV broadcaster community."

Awards were presented by NOAA Administrator Kathryn Sullivan. This award recognizes NOAA's scientific and technical employees for achievements that are developed further as commercial applications, or those that advance the transfer of NOAA science and technology to U.S. businesses, academia, and others.