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Jesse Grimes-York
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Biography (more>>)
Recently, Jesse was the Cognizant Engineer of the Sealing & Drop-off Station, a part of the Mars 2020 Rovers Sample Caching Subsystem. Jesse led a small team with a diverse set of skills through the concept creation & selection, through detailed design, fabrication, assembly and test of the flight hardware bound for the surface of Mars. The Sealing & Drop-off Station activates the Hermetic Seals onto the Sample Tubes that will contain rock core and regolith samples from the surface of Mars. It is also the last stop of these priceless samples before the leave the Rover to be brought back to Earth via the following Sample Return Mission.

Education (more>>)
Masters of Science in Mechanical Engineering
Oregon State University, 2013
Thesis: ATRIAS 1.0 & 2.1: Enabling Agile Biped Locomotion with a Tempalte-Driven Approach to Robot Design
Bachelors of Science in Mechanical Engineering
Oregon State University, 2011

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