PTYS/LPL Faculty

Peter Smith

Professor Emeritus
Mars missions
Ph.D., 2009, University of Arizona

520-621-2725 ∙ 520-322-8040
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Years with LPL: 1978 to present

Current Grants

  • OSIRIS-REx Imaging Science: NASA New Frontiers

Current Spacecraft Involvement

Former Spacecraft Involvement

  • Principal investigator for Imager for Mars Pathfinder
  • Pioneer Venus
  • Pioneer Saturn
  • Galileo    
  • Cassini Huygens/DISR
  • Beagle 2
  • Hayabusa
  • MER
  • Mars Polar Lander
  • Hubble Space Telescope
  • HiRISE
  • Principal investigator for the Phoenix Mars Lander mission
  • OSIRIS-REx imaging scientist
  • Mars2020 co-investigator on MOXIE experiment

Current PTYS Graduate Students

Student Collaborations/Advising

  • Doug Archer, 2010 (Ph.D. PTYS)
  • John Moores, 2008 (Ph.D. PTYS)
  • Robert Reid, 1997 (M.S. PTYS)
  • Brent Bos, 2002 (Ph.D, OSC)
  • Amber Keske
  • Nicole Spanovich
  • Bradley Williams
  • Cecilia Leung

Former Postdocs

  • Mike Burkland
  • Francisca Ferri
  • Peter Lanagan
  • Mark Lemmon
  • Ralph Lorenz
  • Justin Maki
  • Robert Marcialis
  • Jim Rice
  • Ailene Yingst

Former Staff Scientists

  • Dan Britt
  • Devon Crowe

Complete Publications list available from: NASA ADS Author search: Peter H. Smith

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Last updated on July 24, 2018