A close-up with a comet

Chicago IL (SPX) Nov 12, 2014

Even as Tom Economou approached retirement age in 1994, he began planning an instrument for the European Space Agency’s Rosetta mission to a comet. He still remembers the reaction of Riccardo Levi-Setti, then director of the University of Chicago’s Enrico Fermi Institute, after the latter reviewed the mission timeline, which culminated with a comet rendezvous in 2014.

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