Jeffrey Johnson Print


  240-228-1609

  Jeffrey.R.Johnson@jhuapl.edu

: SES

:   Planetary geologist

:  Planetary

  Mars 2020, Mastcam-Z, SuperCam

 
Degree Field of Study Year Attained Institution Name
Ph.D. Geosciences 1994 University of Arizona
M.S. Geoscience 1990 University of Arizona
B.S. Geological Sciences 1988 University of Michigan

I am a planetary geologist with experience in ultraviolet/visible/near-infrared/thermal infrared/radar remote sensing and field work, applied to the Moon, Venus, and Mars.  I've been a member of the Mars Pathfinder, Mars Polar Lander, Mars Exploration Rover, and Mars Science Laboratory rover teams, and am a Co-Investigator on the Dragonfly mission and on the Mastcam-Z and SuperCam instruments on the Mars 2020 rover.

 
AGU Index Category AGU Index Sub-Category
MINERALOGY AND PETROLOGY Petrography, microstructures, and textures
MINERALOGY AND PETROLOGY Ultra-high pressure metamorphism
MINERALOGY AND PETROLOGY Planetary mineralogy and petrology
PLANETARY SCIENCES: SOLID SURFACE PLANETS Remote sensing
PLANETARY SCIENCES: SOLAR SYSTEM OBJECTS Mars
PLANETARY SCIENCES: SOLID SURFACE PLANETS Physical properties of materials
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Start Year End Year Description
2016 Current Principal Professional Staff, Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory, Laurel, MD
2010 2016 Senior Professional Staff II, Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory, Laurel, MD
2007 2010 Team Chief Scientist/Science Center Director, U.S. Geological Survey, Astrogeology Science Center, Flagstaff, AZ
1999 2007 Research Geologist U.S. Geological Survey, Astrogeology Team, Flagstaff, AZ.
1997 1999 Eugene M. Shoemaker Planetary Geology and Geophysics Fellow, U.S. Geological Survey, Astrogeology Team, Flagstaff, AZ
Start Year End Year Description
2016 2019 Chair, Mars Exploration Program Analysis Group (MEPAG)
2014 2020 Editor, Icarus
2006 2012 Chair, Mars Exploration Program Analysis Group (MEPAG) Goals Committee, MEPAG Executive Committee Member
2008 2012 Member, Planetary Science Subcommittee of the NASA Advisory Council
Year Description
1998 Mars Pathfinder Group Achievement Award
2004, 2005, 2008 NASA Group Achievement Awards for Mars Exploration Rover Mission
2013-2017 NASA Group Achievement Awards for MSL Mission Operations
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