Monday, January 05, 2009

Space Prize Roundup - January 6, 2009

Meet the Team: Joe Grez - LaserMotive (Beam Power Challenge team)

Speed Up update - RLV News (Lunar Lander Challenge team)

Briefs: Space news comments; Unreasonable rocket design; Parabolic fun - RLV News - We're focusing on the Unreasonable Rocket (Lunar Lander Challenge team) part here.

"Lunacy" Unveiled to 42,000 High-School Students at 2009 FIRST Robotics Competition Game Kickoff - SpaceRef

Accelerating Innovation with Prize Rewards - History and Typology of Technology Prizes and a New Contest Design for Innovation in African Agriculture (PDF) - William A. Masters and Benoit Delbecq - This is a December 2008 discussion paper for the International Food Policy Research Institute.

- abstract
- other IFPRI discussion papers