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Individuals of distinction in aeronautics or astronautics who have made notable valuable contributions to the arts, sciences, or technology of aeronautics or astronautics.
  • Full Name: Dr Daniel J Scheeres
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  • AIAA Citation: For his many contributions to astrodynamics which have far-reaching implications for the operation of spacecraft in close proximity of minor planets, for the cosmogony of satellites of minor planets and for understanding the distribution of non-escaping impact ejecta on small bodies.