Asteroid Day Affiliation:
Dr. Naomi Murdoch, Research Scientist, ISAE-SUPAERO (France)
Naomi Murdoch is a researcher at the Institut Supérieur de l’Aéronautique et de l’Espace (ISAE-SUPERAO) with a PhD in Physics and Planetary Science. She is currently working on two Mars projects: the InSight mission, scheduled to launch in May 2018; and the Mars Microphone, which will fly on the Mars 2020 mission. Her research also includes studying how asteroid surfaces behave in the low-gravity environment, and developing techniques to probe the physical properties of asteroids.