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Andy Rivkin

Andrew Rivkin

At the Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory, Andy Rivkin's research centers around near-infrared spectroscopy and spectrophotometry of asteroids, remotely dowsing the main belt. Much of his recent work can be found at the SMASS homepage, and a general webpage for the group he was in at MIT can be found here. He is also the Treasurer of the Division for Planetary Sciences of the American Astronomical Society.

In his copious spare time, he listens to and plays music, and has a blog with informal recordings and a site for downloading fuller recordings as well as other, more random things. 

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Water: Now It Has Been Found on an Asteroid!

09/06/2010 | 0:28:52
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Posted 2013/11/22 10:56 CST | 1 comment

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