Senior Research Associate
Ithaca, New York United States Of America
High School: Dover-Sherborn High School, Dover, MA
Sc.B., Brown University
M.S., Arizona State University
Ph.D., Arizona State University
Born and partly raised in Australia, finished growing up in a small town in Massachusetts. Married, with a two-year-old daughter.
Contributions to Mars Exploration
Science Team Member on three cameras selected for the payload, provided by Malin Space Science Systems: the descent imager (MARDI), the color telephoto mast camera (MASTCAM), and the microscopic imager (MAHLI).
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The usual advice is "study hard in math and science classes" but good communication skills are essential, too. Highly complex projects are impossible to design, build, and operate without intensive team work, all the time.
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