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2011 NASA Honor Awards
NASA medals for Exceptional Service and Exceptional Achievement.
Several JPL roboticists are recipients of 2011
NASA Honor Awards
. These are:
Richard Volpe - Exceptional Service
For exceptional service leading the Mobility and Robotic Systems Section to the forefront of flight and technology development.
Jaret Matthews - Exception Achievement
For exemplary leadership and effort in engineering the technical success of the All-Terrain Hex Limbed Extraterrestrial Explorer (ATHLETE) robotic vehicle research
Intelligent Autonomy for Unmanned Vehicles Team
For exemplary performance in development and transition of first-of-its-kind intelligent autonomy technology derived from NASA flight missions to the US Navy maritime domain.