The scientific manager of the D1 Spacelab mission, Peter R. Sahm



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The scientific manager of the D1 Spacelab mission, Peter R. Sahm
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Peter R. Sahm was the scientific manager of the 1985 German D1 Spacelab mission, the 1993 German D2 mission and the 1997 Russian/German MIR97 mission. From 1979 onwards he worked as a Professor at RWTH Aachen University (Rheinisch-Westfälische Technische Hochschule Aachen). In 1986 he founded the Aachen Centre for Solidification in Microgravity (Aachener Centrum für Erstarrung unter Schwerelosigkeit; ACCESS). That same year he was awarded the Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz prize.
Credit: Peter R. Sahm.
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