LPI celebrates its 40th anniversary!
In celebration of this auspicious occasion, the LPI is hosting a 40th Anniversary Seminar Series. Throughout the course of the year, the series will feature special guest speakers who have played important roles in the advancement of the Institute, and will honor the world-class scientists who have graced its halls over the past 40 years.
Scheduled guest speakers include the following:
- Former astronaut and U.S. senator Dr. Harrison (Jack) Schmitt
- Former directors Dr. Robert Pepin, Dr. James Head, and Dr. Roger Phillips
- Former staff scientists Dr. Renu Malhotra, Dr. Peter Schultz, and Dr. James Zimbelman
- Former deputy director and current staff scientist Dr. Paul Spudis
- Former visiting scientists Dr. G. Jeffrey Taylor and Dr. Christian Koeberl
- Former intern Dr. Jonathan Lunine
As we look back with fond memories at the last 40 years, we are filled with a sense of anticipation of what the next years will bring, both for the Institute and the space exploration program as a whole. To all those who have contributed to our success and have joined with us as we have worked toward our common goal, we express our sincere appreciation.