NATIONAL INSTITUTE OF AEROSPACE

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David Throckmorton
Vice President of Research
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James Closs
Director of Research Program Development
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Carly Bosco
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Peter McHugh
Director of FAA Programs
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Samantha Austin
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Exploration Systems

Exploration Systems marsrover

NIA has significant experience developing innovative space transportation and surface systems to support human lunar and Mars exploration for a variety of NASA missions. We have also developed and applied a wide variety of systems analysis tools and methods for the design of these exploration systems. Our faculty and students have won numerous awards and design competitions in the space exploration field.

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