Michigan Aerospace Corporation (MAC), an advanced engineering and products company, today announced that it will participate in this year’s SPIE Defense and Security Symposium in Orlando, Florida, running from the 9th to the 13th of April. MAC’s CEO Peter Tchoryk, Jr., is Chair of the Space Technologies and Operations Track of the symposium. That track is comprised of two conferences: Sensors and Systems for Space Applications, and Micro (MEMS) and Nanotechnologies for Defense and Security. One paper to be presented at the Sensors and Systems conference has MAC authorship: “Space-based direct detection wind mission design,” written by Charles Richey, Jane Pavlich, and Peter Tchoryk in collaboration with two colleagues at the University of Michigan.