Moore Distinguished Scholar Receives Space Technology Award

Robert Braun

Robert Braun

Robert Braun, Caltech Moore Distinguished Scholar and Georgia Institute of Technology Professor of Space Technology, has received the American Astronautical Society (AAS) Space Technology Award "for extraordinary contributions in technology to enable the landing of vehicles on other planets, and for creating NASA technology development programs designed to build our nation’s future space capabilities and solve grand societal challenges on Earth.” When asked about the award, Dr. Braun remarked, “receiving this inaugural honor while a Moore Distinguished Scholar at Caltech will always be special to me.”

J. Walt Falconer, Executive Vice President of the AAS, presenting the award to Dr. Braun.

J. Walt Falconer, Executive Vice President of the AAS, presenting the award to Dr. Braun.

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