UMD: A Globally Connected University

Michael A'Hearn

Distinguished University Professor
2337 Computer & Space Sciences Bldg
College Park, MD 20742-2421
Work Phone: 
301 405 6076
Expert Credentials: 

Principal investigator for the Deep Impact mission in NASA's Discovery Program and for the Small Bodies Node of NASA's Planetary Data System.

Area of Expertise: 

astronomy: solar system science, study of comets, asteroids and other small bodies of the solar system.

College: 
Department: 
Degrees: 
Ph.D. Astronomy University of Wisconsin,B.S. Physics Boston College