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Brian Magill (Contractor)

Title: Senior Programmer/Analyst
Technical Focus Area: Lidar Science, Computer Science
Mission/Project: CALIPSO
Study Topics: Software design and implementation, atmospheric composition (clouds, aerosols)


Brian grew up in the Philadelphia area. He studied Physics in college and graduate school. He spent most of my time since then developing and maintaining scientific software in the field of atmospheric science.


  • Drexel University, B.S. Physics
  • University of Rochester, M.A., Physics


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