Newburn, R. L. (Ray L.)

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Ray Leon Newburn (1933- ), astronomer and noted lunar and planetary scientist at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory, where he participated in the development of plans for lunar and planetary exploration and planetary models for mission design; served as JPL representative to National Aeronautics and Space Administration's Space Science Steering Committee's Astronomy Subcommittee; and helped establish the Table Mountain Observatory in 1962.

From the description of Ray L. Newburn collection. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 82481012

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referencedIn National Air and Space Museum. Dept. of Space History. The Space Astronomy Oral History Project, 1981-1986. American Institute of Physics, Niels Bohr Library
creatorOf Newburn, R. L. (Ray L.). Ray L. Newburn collection. American Institute of Physics, Niels Bohr Library
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associatedWith National Air and Space Museum. Dept. of Space History. corporateBody
associatedWith Neugebauer, Marcia. person
associatedWith Urey, Harold Clayton, 1893-1981. person
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