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NMSU Expert

Jim Murphy

Associate Professor, Department Head
Las Cruces Campus
Astronomy

Office:
575-646-5333
Fax:
575-646-1602
Email:
murphy@nmsu.edu

Areas of Expertise

  • Solar System Science With Emphasis Upon Planetary Atmospheres And Atmospheric Science Or Weather

Expert Background

Murphy has participated in a number of Mars exploration (spacecraft)missions, including Mars Pathfinder (1997), Mars Global Surveyor (1997-1999)and Mars Odyssey (2001-2002). 

Highest Degree

Ph.D.
University of Washington
1991