Thom StoneSenior Computer Scientist at Millennium Integration and Engineering (MEI)
Thom Stone is a Senior Computer Scientist with Millennium Integration and Engineering (MEI). He currently is involved in development of small satellites. He was a member of the NASA Research and Engineering Network project at Ames Research Center (ARC ) and was a NASA representative for Internet II . Mr. Stone has been at NASA ARC employed by various contractors since 1989. He was an engineer with the NASA Science Internet project office where he led the project that brought reliable Internet connections to remote locations including U.S. bases in Antarctica including McMurdo Station, Amundson Scott South Pole Station (where he was deployed) and radio telescope installations including Aricebo. He was principal engineer for communications for the NASA Search for Extraterrestrial Intelligence (SETI) project and was a senior engineer for the Space Station Biological Research Project. Before his involvement with NASA, Stone was employed in the computer and communications industry and taught telecommunications at the undergraduate level at Golden Gate University.