NASA Selects Proposal Team Lead by David McComas at Princeton University to Lead IMAP Mission

Friday, Jun 1, 2018

In a press release issued on June 1, 2018, NASA announced the selection of a proposal team lead by Professor David J. McComas at Princeton University to lead the upcoming Interstellar Mapping and Acceleration Probe (IMAP) mission. IMAP is a part of NASA's Solar Terrestrial Probes (STP) Program in NASA's Science Mission Directorate Heliophysics Division. Planned for launch in 2024, IMAP will study the interaction of the solar wind with the local interstellar medium as well as the solar wind and energetic particle environment near Earth.

Read the NASA press release here.

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