Vijay Dhir appointed to NRCSC for the Decadal Survey on Biological and Physical Sciences in Space
January 4, 2010
Vijay K. Dhir, dean and professor of mechanical and aerospace engineering, has been appointed to the National Research Council Steering Committee for the Decadal Survey on Biological and Physical Sciences in Space. NASA's future robotic and crewed explorations will present multi-disciplinary scientific and engineering challenges and opportunities. The survey will define research areas that will enable these missions, or will be enabled by the missions.