Biographies of Astronaut and Cosmonaut Candidates


Steven W.


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Personal data

Birthdate:  ??.??.1957
Birthplace:  Woodbury / New Jersey
Marital status:  
Selection date:  ??.??.1984
Position:  MSP
Status:  Ret. 23.05.1984

Additional information

Ph.D. from the Cornell University, 1982; at the time of selection employed by NASA Ames Research Center, Moffett Field, California; semi finalist in NASA group 10 selection; currently Professor of Astronomy at the Cornell University and lead scientist at JPL for the Mars rovers Opportunity and Spirit.


Last update on November 15, 2011.