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Bobak Ferdowsi

Bobak Ferdowski

Bobak Ferdowsi

Bobak "Mohawk Guy" Ferdowsi captured the attention of millions as he and Curiosity mission colleagues watched their big rover land on the surface of Mars. He formerly served as Flight Director for the Mars Science Laboratory, and is now a Systems Engineer at JPL working on the upcoming Europa mission.

Latest Planetary Radio Appearance

Exploring Europa and Mining Asteroids at Yuri’s Night

April 19, 2016 • 41:05

Our special coverage from the Los Angeles Yuri’s Night party continues with Chris Lewicki of Planetary Resources along with Bob Pappalardo and Boback “Mohawk Guy” Ferdowsi who are preparing an orbiter for Jupiter’s ocean world Europa.

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