Carolyn Porco
#5726 Overall Influence

Carolyn Porco

Planetary scientist

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Carolyn C. Porco is an American planetary scientist who explores the outer solar system, beginning with her imaging work on the Voyager missions to Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus and Neptune in the 1980s. She led the imaging science team on the Cassini mission in orbit around Saturn. She is an expert on planetary rings and the Saturnian moon, Enceladus.

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California Institute of Technology
California Institute of Technology

Private research university located in Pasadena, California

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University of Colorado Boulder
University of Colorado Boulder

Public university in Boulder, Colorado, USA and flagship of the University of Colorado System

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Stony Brook University

Public university in Stony Brook, New York, United States

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University of Arizona
University of Arizona

Public university in Tucson, Arizona, United States

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#1467 World Rank #434 USA Rank
Physics