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Astrophysicist , researcher

Jean-Francois Lestrade, French astrophysicist, researcher. Recipient Prix Antoine d'Abbadie, French Academy Des Sciences, 1986, National Aeronautics and Space Administration awards, 1992.

Background

Lestrade, Jean-Francois was born on August 1, 1952 in Rochefort-sur-Mer, France. Son of Arlette Roussel and Georges Lestrade.

Education

Doctor of Philosophy, University Paris VI, 1979. Degree in Engineering, Ecole National Superieure des Arts et Metiers, Paris, 1976.

Career

Research associate Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Pasadena, California, 1981—1996. Research director National Centre for Scientific Research, Paris, since 1990.

Connections

1 child Lara.

father:
Arlette Roussel

mother:
Georges Lestrade

child:
Lara Lestrade