Blog Author: Alexander Ridgeway

Create animated GIFs from STK images

Create animated GIFs from STK images

Alexander Ridgeway - 2/19/2020

It doesn’t matter how you say it, either like the gif or jif, everyone loves a good GIF!

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Turn that fuzzy planet into an amazing one with EOIR

Turn that fuzzy planet into an amazing one with EOIR

Alexander Ridgeway - 4/15/2019

As part of our plan to create capability videos for EOIR, one AGI Engineer implemented an EOIR simulation for an observation of the Moon. Images...

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Taking the long way to Asia

Taking the long way to Asia

Alexander Ridgeway - 7/30/2018

As a Systems Engineer in the Singapore office, I travel back and forth from the  United States to Singapore quite often. During trips, I am surprised by the number of times I receive this question, “Why are we flying upwards towards Alaska and Japan to get to Singapore?,” “Why aren’t we flying direct to Singapore?,” or a veiled uncertainty with the comment, “Let’s meet half-way to Asia in Hawaii!"

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I love lasers and beer...

I love lasers and beer...

Alexander Ridgeway - 7/9/2018

...that is, Laser Communications and Beer-Bouguer-Lambert’s law!

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Don’t Have Consternation About Your GNSS Constellation:

Don’t Have Consternation About Your GNSS Constellation:

Alexander Ridgeway - 6/26/2017

The term Satellite Constellation is given to a group of man-made satellites that are placed in orbit, addition...

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