James Van Allen and His Namesake NASA Mission

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Abstract
In many ways, James A. Van Allen defined and \textquotedblleftinvented\textquotedblright modern space research. His example showed the way for government-university partners to pursue basic research that also served important national and international goals. He was a tireless advocate for space exploration and for the role of space science in the spectrum of national priorities.
Year of Publication
2013
Journal
Eos, Transactions American Geophysical Union
Volume
94
Number of Pages
469-470
Date Published
12/2013
URL
http://doi.wiley.com/10.1002/eost.v94.49http://doi.wiley.com/10.1002/2013EO490001
DOI
10.1002/eost.v94.4910.1002/2013EO490001