The Star Scanner science would not be possible without the work of hundreds of people including the original designers, test engineers, the Galileo Flight Team and management, as well as scientists and engineers across JPL. The author would especially like to thank Shadan Ardalan for endless hours of scheming how to better operate the Star Scanner as well as Project Managers Eilene Theilig, Claudia Alexander and Jim Erickson for tolerating and funding the work required to make the Star Scanner do more than its designers thought possible.


The picture of Jupiter and Io on the Engineering and Design page and the two figures on the Amalthea page were drawn by the program SOAP from The Aerospace Corp.


Much of this scientific work referred to in this web site was carried out at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory, California Institute of Technology, under a contract with the National Aeronautics and Space Administration. This web page is the personal work of the Principal Investigator and does not necessarily constitute or imply endorsement by the United States Government or the Jet Propulsion Laboratory, California Institute of Technology.





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