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Professor Mike Hinchey is the former Director of Lero and Professor of Software Engineering at the University of Limerick. Prof Hinchey was previously Director of the Software Engineering Laboratory at NASA Goddard Space Flight Centre in Greenbelt, Maryland. He remains as a consultant to NASA. His work with NASA was implemented in various space projects and will be incorporated in future missions. Particular areas of software research for Professor Hinchey include Formal Methods, Autonomous Systems and Software Reliability.
SOFTWARE ENGINEERING FOR THE EUROPEAN SPACE AGENCY
In the Methods and Tools for On-Board Software Engineering(MTOBSE) project Lero addresses several challenges associated with the development of on-board flight software for the European Space Agency (ESA).