Auburn’s Center for Advanced
Vehicle Electronics (CAVE)
•Annual CAVE subscription. •The CAVE consortium provides a solution for
•CAVE performs research on newly available technologies accumulating reliability data on newly available
for the packaging and manufacturing of electronics with electronics in a cost effective manner.
special emphasis on cost, harsh environment and reliability •CAVE provides a readily available test bed for NASA
•Provide primary NASA interface to CAVE to influence Deliverables:
technologies under test.
•Semi-annual CAVE reports available through CAVE
•Stimulate involvement in CAVE by cognizant personnel at members web-site.
NASA Centers disseminate CAVE information.
Schedule/Costs: Total ROM Cost (non-CS) = $77K Risks:
O N D J F M A M J Cost
Red, Yellow, or Green
CS FTEs =.10
Lead Center/PI: MSFC/Mark Strickland
Auburn’s CAVE membership fee $75K
Co-Is: JSC/Geoffrey Yoder, GSFC/Mike Sampson,
Center Funding Split: