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optical engineer

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

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to science journals.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Gardening.

Connections

Married; 2 children.