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Comparative Technology Transfer and Society 2.1 (2004) 125-127

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W. Henry Lambright
The Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs, Syracuse University

W. Henry Lambright is a professor of political science and public administration, and director of the Center for Environmental Policy and Administration at the Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs at Syracuse University. A longstanding student of science and technology policy, he is author or editor of seven books, including Powering Apollo: James E. Webb of NASA (1995) and Space Policy in the 21st Century (2003). He has written more than 250 articles, papers, and reports; testified before Congress; and received numerous research grants from the National Science Foundation and other agencies. He was a consultant to the Columbia (Shuttle) Accident Investigation Board. He received his doctorate from Columbia University, where he also received a Master's degree. Dr. Lambright received his undergraduate degree from The Johns Hopkins University. He can be reached at <>.

Mike H. Ryan
W. Fielding Rubel School of Business, Bellarmine University

Mike Ryan is an associate professor of Management at the Rubel School of Business at Bellarmine University in Louisville, Kentucky. He has served as a consultant on issues ranging from technology and innovation to strategy and public policy. He is the author or editor of several books, as well as numerous articles and presentations. He has written and lectured extensively on issues related to doing business in space with an emphasis on [End Page 125] strategy and practical operational considerations. Doctor Ryan holds a Ph.D. and an M.S. from the University of Texas at Dallas, and a B.A. from the University of Dallas. He can be reached at <>.

Clive Edwards
School of Art and Design, Loughborough University, United Kingdom

Clive Edwards is a senior lecturer in the History of Art and Design at Loughborough University. After a career in the retailing of furniture and interiors, he took an M.A. in the History of Design at the Royal College of Art/Victoria and Albert Museum and subsequently completed a Ph.D. on Victorian furniture technology. His works include monographs on aspects of furniture technology, materials and trades, furnishing textiles, and the retailing of domestic furnishings, as well as contributions to multi-authored works on interiors, architecture, and home furnishings. His interest in cross-disciplinary study is evident in his work, which includes research on design, materials and technology, consumption, business, and retailing. He can be reached at <>.

Steven T. Koerner

Steve Koerner has a B.A. (Honours) in History from the University of Victoria in Canada and a M.A. and Ph.D. in Social History from Warwick University in England. His research interests include the history of the automobile and Anglo-Canadian trade relations since 1945. He lives in Victoria, B.C., Canada. He can be reached at <>.

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Roger D. Launius
National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution

Roger D. Launius is chair of the Division of Space History at the Smithsonian Institution's National Air and Space Museum in Washington, DC. Between 1990 and 2002, he served as chief historian of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA). A graduate of Graceland College in Lamoni, Iowa, he received his Ph.D. from Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, in 1982. He has written or edited more than 20 books on aerospace history, including Space Stations: Base Camps to the Stars (Smithsonian Books, 2003), which received the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA) history manuscript prize; Flight: A Celebration of 100 Years in Art and Literature (Welcome Books, 2003); To Reach the High Frontier: A History of U.S. Launch Vehicles (University Press of Kentucky, 2002); Imagining Space: Achievements, Possibilities, Projections, [End Page 126] 1950-2050 (Chronicle Books, 2001); Innovation and the Development of Flight (Texas A&M University Press, 1999); and NASA & the Exploration of Space (Stewart, Tabori, & Chang, 1998). He can be reached at <>.

Thomas E. Clarke
Stargate Consultants Limited, Canada

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