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CLASS Seminar Series: The Science and Technology of Near-Earth Asteroid Sample Return featuring Humberto Campins

March 5, 2018 @ 10:30 am PST - 11:30 am PST

 OSIRIS-REx Mapping and site selection

  Humberto Campins, University of Central Florida

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ABSTRACT:

 

BIOGRAPHY:
Dr. Humberto Campins has studied asteroids and comets for more than three decades and led a team that discovered water ice on asteroids in 2010. He is Pegasus Professor of Physics and Astronomy at UCF, he is a Co-Investigator on two NASA missions: OSIRIS-REx and CAESAR (comet sample return). He also served on NASA’s Asteroid Redirect Mission’s Formulation Assessment and Support Team (FAST) in 2015.
 

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Date:
March 5, 2018
Time:
10:30 am PST - 11:30 am PST
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NESF 2020

Lunar Landing Workshop

SSERVI Team Science

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