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Tuesday, September 27, 2011
8:30 AM - 4:40 PM
Cahill, Hameetman Auditorium

Keck Institute for Space Studies Lecture

Asteroid Retrieval Mission Short Course
The Keck Institute for Space Studies invites all interested faculty, students, and interested parties to attend the following ASteroid Retrieval Mission short course.

- Resource Potential of NEAs (John Lewis - University of Arizona)

- Summary of Previous Study & SEP Technology (John Brophy - JPL)

- Discovery of Small NEAs (Don Yeomans - JPL)

- Capturing Non-Cooperative Objects (Brian Wilcox - JPL)

- Low-Thrust SEP Trajectories (Damon Landau - JPL)

- Low delta-V Trajectories (Marco Tantardini - The Planetary Society)

- Planetary Defense (Bill Ailor - Aerospace Corporation)

- Human Exploration (Tom Jones - Former Shuttle Astronaut)

An informal lunch will be provided to all short course attendees. There is no fee to attend, and no registration is required.

For more information, please contact Michele Judd by phone at 626-395-6630 or by email at or visit