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Karl Gallagher

Karl Gallagher

     Scientist / Author

Karl K. Gallagher is an engineer at a major aerospace company. Previously he calculated trajectories for a commercial launch rocket start-up and designed and operated weather satellites. Karl lives in Saginaw, TX with his family. His books Torchship and Torchship Pilot are available on Amazon and Audible.

Scheduled Programming Events Featuring Karl Gallagher

Day Time Name of Event
Fri 01:00PM Stealth in Space
Jim Beall moderates this panel on stealth. In space we have a problem Anything in space generates heat if it has the power to move or survive. Heat is very detectable against the backdrop of very cold space. How is this overcome?
Fri 03:00PM The Future of Military Flight
Pilots and Engineers dish on the future of helos, UAVs, and planes. Karl Gallagher will moderate.
Fri 05:00PM Opening Ceremonies
Opportunity to meet the LibertyCon Guests and Staff
Centennial Theater
(60 min)
Fri 08:00PM Reading: Rick Boatright & Karl Gallagher
Come hear our Authors read from their works.
American Train Car
(60 min)
Sat 11:00AM Space Debris and the Issues of Satellite Survivability
Karl Gallagher moderates this panel on space debris and other issues impacting the survivability of our satellite constellations.
Sat 01:00PM Autograph Session (Alberich, Gallagher, Lowery)
Autograph sessions will be located in the Dealer's Room. Authors will cycle through hourly, except for the author's that have their own tables who will be available when they are not scheduled in the program. Limit 5 books (if you bring more, get 5 signed and go to the back of the line.)
Dealer's Room
(60 min)
Sat 09:00PM Author's Alley (K. Bogen, Gallagher, Gilliam, Morris, Perry)
Come by the Author's Alley to chat, buy a book or get an autograph!
Sat 11:00PM Mad Scientist Roundtable
Roundtable discussion of various and timely science topics moderated by Dr. Robert Hampson. This is a remarkable panel dating back to the earliest LibertyCons. Everyone gets a say but no one gets to say too much.
Sun 10:00AM Kaffeeklatsch
Have coffee / continental breakfast and chat with the pros
Sun 12:00PM The Robot Economy Where no Human Has to Work - How might that Turnout?
Bill Thomasson moderates this panel on the perils and possibilities of robot based economies.