Robert Thirsk
#2687 Overall Influence

Robert Thirsk

Canadian astronaut

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Robert Brent “Bob” Thirsk, is a Canadian engineer and physician, and a former Canadian Space Agency astronaut. He holds the Canadian records for the most time spent in space . He became an officer of the Order of Canada in 2013 and was named to the Order of British Columbia in 2012.

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Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Research university in Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

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University of Calgary
University of Calgary

Public research university located in Calgary, Alberta

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McGill University
McGill University

English-language public research university in Montreal, Quebec

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#1164 World Rank
Engineering