Mission Operations & Data Systems Personnel

LASP MODS Personnel

Our unusual mix of professional and certified student staff is a core strength for LASP, allowing us to provide quality mission operations at a lower cost while helping build the space industry workforce of the future. (Courtesy LASP)

Our mission operators, planning and scheduling experts, operation software engineers, and data systems experts form the backbone of the Missions Operations & Data Systems division. With our unusual mix of professional staff and certified undergraduate students, we offer NASA and other agencies low-cost space system operations; on-the-job training for the space industry experts of the future; robust in-house software tools; and world-class data products driven by close collaboration with scientists.

Jerry Jason, Director of Mission Operations & Data Systems, leads the division, which employs approximately 150 professional staff and students. Many of our personnel have decades of expertise in the field.