Firouz Michael Naderi is an Iranian-American scientist and currently the Director for Solar System Exploration at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory . In this role Naderi oversees JPL's robotic solar system missions in planning or, in development and operating missions, including the Cassini orbiter at Saturn, the Dawn spacecraft at the giant asteroid Vesta, JUNO on its way to Jupiter. Prior to this new position, he was the Associate Director of JPL responsible for Project Formulation and Strategy, serving as the Laboratory's senior official providing oversight of JPL new business acquisition and was the key strategic planning officer of JPL. Wikipedia*
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Firouz Naderi has six videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 2004 News Conference. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2005 with an average of 188 views per program. Most appearances with Charles Elachi (3), Jennifer Trosper (3), Raymond E. Arvidson (2). Most common tag: Space.