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Dr. Carlos Mata, CTO at Scientific Lightning Solutions, has been recognized as one of the Top 100 Tank Storage Influencers by Storage Terminals Magazine. This distinction highlights Dr. Mata’s dedication to science-based lightning protection, particularly within the critical domain of tank storage facilities.
Scientific Lightning Solutions’ CTO, Dr. Carlos Mata, speaks at SpaceCom’s 50th Space Congress on January 31st, 2024, in the session “Commercial Launch Weather Solutions,” diving into the science behind real-time weather data and monitoring, empowering informed space launch decisions.
SLS recently completed a three year performance evaluation of MERLIN for the US Space Force and 45th Weather Squadron at Cape Canaveral Space Force Station.
FIRE INVESTIGATORS OF FLORIDA 2022 ANNUAL TRAINING CONFERENCE SLS’ Dr. Carlos Mata will be providing a four-hour training session at the Fire Investigators of Florida
SLS ATTENDS 36TH INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON LIGHTNING PROTECTION (ICLP) SLS’ Dr. Dustin Hill has the incredible privilege of attending the 36th ICLP this week, held
DIRECT STRIKES TO LC-39B DURING ARTEMIS I COUNTDOWN SLS’ Jupiter OLS systems captured multi-angle videos of two negative polarity lightning events that directly attached to
LIGHTNING TOWERS STAND TALL AT NASA KENNEDY’S LAUNCH PAD 39B SLS’ Dr. Carlos Mata shared his expertise and some design history in this interesting article
JUPITER TMS CAPTURES DATA FOR NASA LSP UMBILICAL CABLE SIMULATION TESTING Spacecraft awaiting launch connect to ground support equipment through large “umbilical” cables that provide
DIRECT STRIKE TO LC-39B: ARTEMIS I VEHICLE ON THE PAD On the evening of April 2, 2022, Launch Complex 39B at the Kennedy Space Center
NASA USES JUPITER OLS TO MONITOR SPACE LAUNCH SYSTEM ROCKET NASA’s first Space Launch System vehicle, which will support the upcoming Artemis I mission, was
JUPITER TMS SUPPORTS SPACE LAUNCH SYSTEM GREEN RUN TESTING Two of SLS’ Jupiter TMS (Transient Monitoring System) units provided continuous lightning and transient monitoring for
PORTABLE LIGHTNING INSTRUMENTATION (PLI) SYSTEM AT LAUNCH COMPLEX 41 On Friday, SLS worked with engineers from NASA’s Launch Services Program (LSP) to install the Portable
NASA INSTALLS CUSTOM JUPITER OLS AT KENNEDY SPACE CENTER NASA tasked SLS with designing a custom Jupiter Optical Lightning Surveillance (OLS) system to replace a
NASA AWARDS SLS WITH CONTRACT FOR CUSTOM LIGHTNING MONITORING SYSTEM The NASA Launch Services Program (LSP) awarded SLS with a contract to develop a custom,
SLS PERFORMS LABORATORY COMPONENT FAILURE ANALYSES FOR NASA LSP NASA LSP (Launch Service Program) at the Kennedy Space Center tasked SLS with performing laboratory failure
SLS DESIGNS CUSTOM HARDWARE TO SUPPORT NASA’S SPACE LAUNCH SYSTEM VEHICLE In 2020, SLS was approached by NASA to assess the vulnerability of some Space
SLS PERFORMS GROUNDING SIMULATION FOR GORDIE HOWE INTERNATIONAL BRIDGE PROJECT SLS worked with both AECOM and Dominion Lightning Rod of Dundas, Ontario to create a
SLS DEPLOYS METEOROLOGICAL STATION AT COMMERCIAL LAUNCH PAD SLS was contracted by a commercial launch provider to design and install custom meteorological monitoring stations at
SLS PROVIDES CUSTOM JUPITER TMS UNITS FOR B-2 TEST STAND AT STENNIS SPACE CENTER SLS custom designed two Jupiter TMS units for installation on the
JUPITER OLS/TMS INSTALLED AT LAUNCH COMPLEX 46 FOR ORION AA-2 MISSION SLS was contracted by NASA to provide precision lightning detection/location services for the upcoming
SLS VERIFIES NEW LAUNCH COMPLEX 46 LIGHTNING PROTECTION SYSTEM SLS performed the lightning protection system design for Space Florida’s Launch Complex 46 at Cape Canaveral
SLS D-DOT SENSORS INSTALLED AT KSC LAUNCH COMPLEX 39B SLS was contracted by Jacobs Engineering to provide ruggedized D-dot sensors for Launch Complex 39B (LC-39B)
SLS DEPLOYS JUPITER OLS AND JUPITER TMS FOR NASA’S ICON MISSION NASA’s ICON payload, carrying an array of instruments to collect images of the ionosphere
SLS DEPLOYS JUPITER OLS/TMS FOR HISTORIC PARKER SOLAR PROBE MISSION SLS designed and deployed a state-of-the-art lightning monitoring system for the NASA Launch Services Program
ROCKET LAUNCH SUCCESS: SLS’ JUPITER TMS LIGHTNING MONITORING JPSS-1 (Joint Polar Satellite System), the second next-generation NOAA polar-orbiting operational environment spacecraft, launched from Vandenberg Airforce
SLS DEPLOYS JUPITER OLS SYSTEM TO PROVIDE LIGHTNING MONITORING FOR GOES-S SLS worked with the NASA – National Aeronautics and Space Administration Launch Services Program
SLS DEPLOYS JUPITER TMS TO MONITOR FIRST MINOTAUR IV LAUNCH Orbital ATK, with the support of Space Florida, successfully launched a Minotaur IV rocket in
PRESS RELEASE: LIGHTNING MONITORING SYSTEM KEEPS SATELLITE LAUNCH ON SCHEDULE TITUSVILLE, FL – January 18, 2017: The recent launch of the CYGNSS satellites was able