|Daniel Oltrogge is a Managing Partner at 1Earth Research, LLC, which he co-founded with
Robert Gist in April 2003 to perform technical consulting services to
a broad range of disciplines and customers. Dan
received his BS in Aerospace Engineering from
Dan worked at The Aerospace Corporation from 1985 to 2003, where he received numerous accolades for innovative and time-critical efforts in the areas of early orbit launch support, mission planning, constellation design and astrodynamics software development and application. Dan provided direct support to the Air Force Space and
Dan co-founded 1Earth Research to "Bring Rocket Science Down to Earth" by applying advanced engineering and space analysis techniques, garnered through 40 years of award-winning support to government, civil, commercial and international space communities, to a broader customer base.
Robert Gist is a Managing Partner at 1Earth Research, LLC. Robert received a BS in Math and Physics from West Texas State (now West Texas A&M) University in 1989 and an MS in Aerospace Engineering (special emphasis in Orbital Mechanics) from the University of Texas in 1991. He performed GPS orbit determination for NOAA/NGS starting in 1991.
In 1992, Robert began work at The Aerospace Corporation, where was involved with orbit prediction, launch support, constellation design and astrodynamics software development. Robert was a member of the Astrodynamics Department until 2000, when he relocated to the Colorado Division to support NRO, DOD, NASA and commercial space customers with situational awareness analyses.
He left Aerospace to form 1Earth Research with Dan Oltrogge in April 2003.