Biographies of Astronaut and Cosmonaut Candidates

Chyba

Christopher F.

USA

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Selection date:  ??.??.1996
Position:  MSP
Status:  Ret. 01.05.1996

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Bachelor of Arts in Physics, 1982, Swarthmore College; Bachelor of Arts in Mathematics, 1984, M.A. 1990, University of Cambridge; M.Phil. History and Philosophy of Science 1986, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, England; Ph.D. in Astronomy (Planetary Science) from Cornell University, 1991; semi finalist in NASA group 16 selection; currently Co-Director of Stanford's Center for International Security and Cooperation, and Associate Professor in the Department of Geological and Environmental Sciences.

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