IN EVERY ISSUE
16 Through Embry-Riddle’s S.U.I.T. Lab, researchers including Ryan L. Kobrick (left) and colleague Sarah Jane Pell are testing the technology that will keep future space explorers safe.
INNOVATORS 26 Factoring in the Human Element
LETTER FROM LEADERSHIP 2 Dr. P. Barry Butler shares why prioritizing safety can
lead to important innovations.
Scott Shappell’s human factors career spans the military, aviation and health.
CAPSULES 3 Reaching New Heights • The Future of Floridian Heatwaves • Flying the Crowded Skies • Inventor Bracing for Success •
Q&A 28 Bringing Learning to Life
20 Do You Read Me?
Virtual and augmented reality technologies are giving online students real-world experience.
Research Promises Speedier Evacuations • Remote Control • Tomorrow’s White Hats
Language barriers play a larger-than- expected role in aircraft accidents.
FINAL APPROACH 29 Helping Businesses Fly Higher The Center for Entrepreneurship launches new businesses.
INNOVATORS 24 Persistence Pays Off Snorri Gudmundsson
helped develop lifesaving jet technology that earned the world’s top aviation prize.
RESEARCH | ER
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