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To MARS with MER - RESEARCH/ers
Jennifer Harris Trosper
Project Systems Engineer
NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory
Who I Am
I received a degree in aeronautics and astronautics from MIT and then received a Master's degree in aerospace engineering from the University of Southern California.
What I Do
Currently, I am the Project Systems Engineer for the Mars Exploration Rover mission, which is working on sending two rovers to Mars in 2003. As lead systems engineer, I am responsible for overseeing the design and technical guidelines to help ensure success and minimize risk factors.