Biographies of Astronaut and Cosmonaut Candidates

Peterson

Charles J.

USA

Personal data

Birthdate:  ??.??.1946 (?)
Birthplace:  Seattle / Washington
Marital status:  
Children:  
Selection date:  ??.??.1977
Position:  MSP
Status:  Ret. 16.01.1978

Additional information

Bachelor of Science in Physics, University of Washington, 1967; Master of Arts in Astronomy, University of California at Berkeley, 1968; Ph.D. in Astronomy from the University of California-Berkely, 1975; at the time of his selection assigned at Cerro Tololo Inter-American Observatory, LaSerena, Chile; semi finalist in NASA astronaut group 8 selection; currently Associate Professor of Astronomy at the University of Missouri.

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