Speaker - Simon P. Worden

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Simon P. ("Pete") Worden, Ph.D. (Brig. Gen., USAF, Ret.) is Director of NASA's Ames Research Center (ARC) at Moffett Field, Calif. Before joining NASA, he held several positions in the United States Air Force and was research professor of astronomy at the University of Arizona, Tucson. He is a recognized expert on space issues – both civil and military. Dr. Worden has authored or co-authored more than 150 scientific papers in astrophysics, space sciences, and strategic studies. He served as a scientific co-investigator for two NASA space science missions, and received the NASA Outstanding Leadership Medal for the 1994 Clementine mission. He has been named the 2009 Federal Laboratory Consortium Laboratory Director of the Year.

3 Programs

Long Conversation with Pete Worden and Peter Schwartz

10.16.10 | 00:19:46 min | 0 comments

Long Conversation with Ken Foster and Pete Worden

10.16.10 | 00:19:38 min | 8 comments

The Dance of the Fertile Universe: Are We Alone?

02.19.09 | 01:06:19 min | 16 comments