NASA CURIOSITY MISSION TO MARS
Entry, Descent, and Landing Systems Engineer
Ravi Prakash is an Entry, Descent, and Landing Systems Engineer at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena, California. In short, he’s a rocket scientist.
Ravi Prakash was a member of the team that landed the Curiosity rover on Mars in August 2012. Since then, Ravi took a 3 year break from the Jet Propulsion Lab to design products to improve lives for people living in poverty. Ravi has since returned to the Jet Propulsion Lab and is working on the next Mars Lander called InSight.
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