Space and Earth Science Data Analysis (SESDA III).

Services provided will be in direct support to the Science, Flight Programs, and Engineering organizational entities at Goddard Space Flight Center (GSFC). The current contract provides computer systems management, including the operating system and application software, the development and use of scientific and engineering data analysis systems and the engineering efforts that develop new technology for scientific instrumentation for Space and Earth Sciences research at GSFC. Work carried out under the current contract is in support of all GSFC organizational elements which are funded in GSFC's strategic areas of responsibility of Earth Sciences, Space Sciences and Technology.
GSFC’s goal is to provide increased opportunities for scientists to make new measurements by increasing flight opportunities across a wide range of research platforms and to expand the capabilities of these platforms and the instruments, sensors and data systems they house. The contractor shall provide on/off-site multidiscipline engineering services, pursuant to task assignments issued by the Contracting Officer. These services shall include the personnel, facilities, and materials (unless otherwise provided by the Government) to accomplish the tasks.
The services required under this contract support a broad range of science disciplines, including:
  • Solar and space plasma physics
  • Astrophysics and astronomy
  • Planetary studies
  • Atmospheric science and climatology
  • Oceanography
  • Land processes
  • Geodynamics
  • Solid earth geographics

Research and information technology services include:
  • Scientific data analysis
  • Modeling and simulation of physical processes
  • Development of flight project data systems Including:
    • Field experiments
    • Development of large-scale data management
    • Archival and delivery systems
    • Systems analysis
    • Programming
  • And also include engineering, technology, development and research network engineering
SESDA III Capabilities
Ball Aerospace provides technical services to the National Aeronautics and Space Administration, specifically Goddard Space Flight Center (GSFC) through the SESDA III contract.

DUNS Number: 085270270

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Kim Barnstable
SESDA Program Manager

T: 301-262-6334

Contact Ball

Matt Jeffery
SESDA Contract Manager

T: 303-939-7445