Biographies of Astronaut and Cosmonaut Candidates


Richard S.


Personal data

Birthdate:  ??.??.1951 (?)
Birthplace:  Hackensack / New Jersey
Marital status:  
Selection date:  ??.??.1977
Position:  MSP
Status:  Ret. 16.01.1978

Additional information

Bachelor of Science from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1973; Ph.D. from the Cornell University, 1976; at the time of his selection assigned at Rittenhouse Labs, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia; semi finalist in NASA astronaut group 8 selection; currently Professor of Physics at the Cornell University.


Last update on June 27, 2009.