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Ron Birk · Program Manager, Weather & Climate Solutions
Northrop Grumman Corporation · Information Systems
7575 Colshire Drive · Mclean, VA 22012
an AMS Member
is Program Manager for Weather and Climate Solutions in the Federal and Defense
Technology Division of
Northrop Grumman Information Systems
in Mclean, Virginia.
Mr. Birk develops solutions to extend benefits of NGIS capabilities and products to serve
U.S. civil agencies and other demanding applications.
Northrop Grumman Information Systems has information management and storage,
environmental applications, geoportals, cybersecurity, decision support tools, and
related technologies and expertise for the weather, water, and climate enterprise.
Prior to his current position, Mr. Birk served as director of business development for
Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems. Before joining Northrop Grumman in 2006,
he worked for the
National Aeronautics and Space Administration
as the Director of the Applied Sciences program in the Science Mission Directorate
where he also served as co-chair of the US Group on Earth Observation and chair
of the Measurement and Monitoring Systems working group for the Climate Change
Mr. Birk has over 27 years of experience in developing and managing remote sensing
systems and related Earth system science and technology for practical applications
to benefit society. In addition to AMS, he is a member of the Aerospace Industries
Association, the American Institute for Aeronautics and Astronautics, the
American Astronautics Society, and the International Astronautical Federation.
He has a BS degree in physics (1982) from the University of Notre Dame.
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The content of this profile was last updated 29 March 2013
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