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William Ashmall
Clay Blankenship, PhD
Francisco Delgado, Manager Earth Sciences Group
Pawan Gupta, PhD
Douglas Mach, PhD
Eugene McCaul, PhD
Falguni Patadia, PhD
Alqamah Sayeed
Jayanthi Srikishen
Githika Tondapu



Chien-Ting Chen, PhD
William Cleveland
Corinne Fletcher, PhD
Adam Goldstein, PhD
Christian Malacaria, PhD
William Paciesas, PhD
Oliver Roberts, PhD
Mohammad Sabra, PhD
Douglas Swartz, PhD
Erick Verleye
Ken Wright, PhD, Manager Space Sciences Group



 


In the News

December 22, 2021
USRA Scientists and Engineers Contribute to NASA's Xray Polarimetry Explorer

NASA’s Imaging X-ray Polarimetry Explorer (IXPE) launched successfully on December 9, 2021 from the Kennedy Space Center in Florida. It was a “picture perfect” launch, according to Principal Investigator Dr. Martin Weisskopf of the NASA/Marshall Space Flight Center, with the SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket performing nominally and nature providing ideal weather conditions.

USRA Scientists and Engineers Contribute to NASA's Xray Polarimetry Explorer
August 17, 2021
Bringing Earth Data to Life

Ms. Tondapu's work featured in an article on the NASA Applied Sciences website.

Bringing Earth Data to Life
April 13, 2021
Pollution Studies during COVID-19 Lockdown

View the WIRED article discussing Dr. Gupta's year-long study for pollution in India during the COVID-19 lock down.

Pollution Studies during COVID-19 Lockdown
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