Dr. Howard Nash was stationed at Station Genesis. He created a weapon that was engineered as a means of splitting rock with powerful beams of ion energy. During its engineered first live trial, a miscalculation on Nash's part caused a massive blast that injured 36 military contractors. The weapon he created was then named the MP-47 Pulse Cannon.
- Dr. Howard Nash shares the same surname to Capt. Anton Nash. Nash is not related to Anton.