Margaret Shaw-Lecerf

Space Instrument Engineer
  • M.S., Aeronautics & Astronautics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (2014)
  • BA., Astrophysical Sciences, Princeton University (2012)¬†

Margaret Shaw-Lecerf, M.S. is a space instrument engineer and scientist who has worked on NASA and NOAA instruments since 2016. She holds an S.M. in Aeronautics & Astronautics from MIT, where she was an NSF Graduate Research Fellow and a B.A. in Astrophysics from Princeton University with a minor in Planets & Life. She has worked on a variety of space science missions while at the Lockheed Martin Advanced Technology Center in Palo Alto, CA including the GOES-R Solar Ultraviolet Imager, the Solar Dynamics Observatory, and the Geostationary Carbon Cycle Observatory (GeoCarb). She also led space technology R&D projects across several domains. At Princeton, Margaret is working on the Interstellar Mapping and Acceleration Probe (IMAP) mission with the Space Physics Laboratory.