Drilling in Extreme Environments: Penetration and Sampling on Earth and other Planets

Drilling in Extreme Environments: Penetration and Sampling on Earth and other Planets

Editor(s): Yoseph Bar-Cohen, Kris Zacny

Print ISBN: 9783527408528

Online ISBN: 9783527626625

DOI: 10.1002/9783527626625

Author Biography


About the Author

Yoseph Bar-Cohen is Senior Scientist and Supervisor at the JPL. Part of his research focuses on artificial muscles. He (co) authored more than 300 papers and co-edited books. Two NASA Honor Award Medals prove his standing.
Kris Zacny is Senior Research Scientist and Director of Drilling and Excavation Systems at Honeybee Robotics Spacecraft Mechanisms Corporation. Prior to this assignment, he served as engineer in the South African Mines and participated in two Arctic Expeditions where he performed drilling tests.
The authors team the editors have recruited consist of top notch experts from Colorado School of Mines and JPL.

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