National Aeronautics and Space Administration University of Maryland Ball Aerospace & Technologies Corp. Jet Propulsion Laboratory California Institute of Technology Credits & Awards Contact Us Privacy Statement
spacer image
spacer
UMD ASTRONOMY spacer STUDENT INFO spacer UMD OBSERVATORY spacer PDS-SBN spacer BIMA
spacer
Deep Impact
Deep Impact
Home Search Sitemap Frequently Asked Questions Contact Us spacer
Deep Impact Mission Science Technology Mission Results Gallery Education Discovery Zone Your Community Press Science - Results (non-Flash version)

Shape of the Nucleus

2 panel image showing control points and shape model generated of Tempel 1 | layout of coordinate system and positive pole on Tempel 1 | coordinate system labeled

Peter Thomas
Co-Investigator

Cornell University, Department of Astronomy
Ithaca, NY

Using the images of the nucleus from both the impactor and flyby, Peter generated the shape model of the nucleus. He also was instrumental in describing surface features.

redbar-bottom
spacer
spacer spacer spacer spacer spacer spacer
spacer FirstGov - Your First Click to the U.S. Government   spacer
Web Curator: Maura Rountree-Brown
Webmaster: Elizabeth Warner
Last Updated: Wednesday June 14, 2017
Clearance No. CL 01-0944
spacer spacer spacer spacer spacer spacer