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Mark Lemmon

Space Science Institute

Mark Lemmon is a planetary scientist at the Space Science Institute and a co-investigator on the Mastcam-Z and Mars Environmental Dynamics Analyzer investigations for the Mars 2020 mission’s Perseverance rover. He has been involved in several NASA missions including the Galileo and Huygens probes, the Phoenix and InSight Mars landers, and the Spirit, Opportunity, and Curiosity rovers. He uses cameras and other instruments to study atmospheric aerosols such as dust, and is very interested in astronomy from Mars.