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Gerhard Neukum

Gerhard Neukum, German optical engineer.

Background

  • Neukum, Gerhard was born on February 23, 1944 in Johnsdorf, Germany.

  • Education

    • Student in Physics, University Heidelberg, Germany.

    Career

    • Director National Aerospace Center (Deutsche Zentrum für Luft- und Raumfahrt) Institute Planetary Exploration, Berlin. University professor Institute Geological Sciences, Division Planetary Sciences and Remote Sensing Free University Berlin. Principal investigator high resolution stereo camera Mars Express Mission European Space Agency, co-investigator Visible and Infrared Thermal Imaging Spectrometer camera experiment Rosetta mission orbiter, co-investigator Rosetta Lander Imaging Systems camera experiment Rosetta mission lander.

      Science team member imaging science subsystem Cassini mission National Aeronautics and Space Administration.

    Works

    • Contributor articles to science journals.

    Personality

    Interests

    Gardening.

    Connections

    • Married; 2 children.
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    Born February 23, 1944
    (age 73)
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