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Tara Estlin

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Tara Estlin

Tara Estlin is the Supervisor of the JPL Machine Learning and Instrument Autonomy group. She leads the AEGIS Project, which is providing onboard image analysis and intelligent targeting technology for the Mars Science Laboratory Rover Mission and Mars Exploration Rover Mission.

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Automating Science on Mars

March 13, 2018

Since 2016, NASA’s Curiosity Mars rover has had the ability to choose its own science targets using an onboard intelligent targeting system called AEGIS.

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