Christopher Chyba


Christopher F. Chyba can be an American astrobiologist, and Teacher of Astrophysical Sciences and International Affairs on the Woodrow Wilson College, Princeton University. He graduated from Swarthmore University in 1982, and studied mathematical physics on the College or university of Cambridge being a Marshall Scholar. Then received his Ph.D. in Astronomy, with an emphasis in Planetary Research, from Cornell College or university in 1991.[1] He was a Light House Fellow for the Country wide Security Council personnel, and then portion at work of Research and Technology Policy (OSTP) from 1993 to 1995. He was an associate from the SETI Institute Panel of Trustees from 2005 – 2007.


2001 MacArthur Fellows Program


"Commencement Address", June 1, 2003 "Contingency as well as the Cosmic Prospective", The brand new astronomy: starting the electromagnetic home window and expanding our watch of the world, Editor D. Wayne Orchiston, Springer, 2005, ISBN 978-1-4020-3723-8 Comets and the foundation and progression of lifestyle, Editors Paul J. Thomas, Christopher F. Chyba, Springer, 2006, ISBN 978-3-540-33086-8 U.S. nuclear weaponry plan: confronting today's dangers, Editors George Bunn, Christopher F. Chyba, William Adam Perry, Middle for International Protection and Co-operation, Freeman Spogli Institute for International Research, Stanford, Calif., 2006, ISBN 978-0-8157-1365-4