Adjunct Professor, Astronomy
Professor Allison received his A.B. with a double major in Physics and English at Wittenberg University, and his Ph.D. in Space Physics and Astronomy at Rice University. He worked for many years as a NASA scientist at the Goddard Institute for Space Studies in New York. He has served on the science teams for several planetary flight projects, including the Cassini/Huygens mission to Saturn and Titan, and currently on the Juno – microwave radiometer investigation at Jupiter.
planetary atmospheric dynamics, spaceflight mission studies, planetocentric solar timing, astronomy / space history