Bio - Jennifer Cruz
Jennifer Cruz is the System Engineer for the Shuttle Radar Topography
Mission (SRTM) Ground Data Processing System (GDPS). She brings a wealth
of knowledge and experience to this position, having obtained her B.S.
degree in Electrical Engineering, and also having supported the GDPS for
the two highly successful 1994 Spaceborne Imaging Radar-C/X-Band Synthetic
Aperture Radar Missions.
SRTM's GDPS has as its primary responsibility the delivery of the SRTM
digital terrain elevation data that will be mosaicked into the near-global
topographic map. As the System Engineer, Jenny is responsible for the
system design, development, implementation, test, and operations of the
She also defines the system end-to-end data flows for the mission and
map production, and provides technical guidance to the GDPS subsystems
and manages their requirements and interfaces.