Science Express @ Te Papa: Rocket science
Thursday 2 July 2009,
Espresso, Level 4
Peter Beck, the head of local rocket science company Rocket Lab, discusses New Zealand’s role in the global space industry.
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Peter Beck, Company Director and CEO
Peter has broad experience in both business and in the science community. Following a distinguished career at Industrial Research Ltd, he founded Rocket Lab Ltd in 2006. Peter’s areas of expertise include mechanical design, vibration, structural analysis, finite element modelling, verification testing, and rocket propulsion.
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