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Michael Daly

York University
Associate Professor, P.Eng.
Dr. Michael Daly is the York University Research Chair in Planetary Science.  His research interests focus on answering a variety of planetary science questions using custom instrumentation in the laboratory or in-situ.  Dr. Daly is currently leading the science contribution of Canada’s OSIRIS-REx Laser Altimeter that was launched in September.  He also works in the area of deep-UV Raman spectroscopy and is currently building a multi-million dollar planetary surface simulation facility.  Mike is also the Undergraduate Program Director for York’s unique Space Engineering Program.  Prior to joining York University, he led the engineering of Canada’s first instruments to operate on Mars and the design of the cameras in the International Space Station's Dextre robot’s end-effectors.