NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory California Institute of Technology JPL Home Earth Solar System Stars & Galaxies Science & Technology Bring the Universe to You JPL Email News RSS Podcast Video
Follow this link to skip to the main content

Home
Research
Opportunities
Community
News and Events
ST icon
Office of the Chief Scientist and Chief Technologist

Profiles

Arvydas  Kliore's Picture
Address:
Jet Propulsion Laboratory
M/S 238-343
4800 Oak Grove Dr.
Pasadena, CA 91109
Phone:
818.354.6164
Email:

Arvydas Kliore

Education
  • B.S.E.E. University of Illinois, 1956 (with high honors).
  • M.S.E. University of Michigan, 1957 (Henry Earle Riggs Fellow, 1956-1957).
  • Ph.D. Michigan State University, 1962 (Bendix Corporation Fellow,1959 1961).

Professional Experience
  • 1989-Present JPL Senior Research Scientist
  • 1981-1989 Research Scientist, JPL
  • 1966-1981 Member of the Technical Staff, JPL
  • 1962-1966 Senior Engineer, JPL
  • 1961-1962 Teaching Assistant, Michigan State University
  • 1956-1959 Engineer, Armour Research Foundation, Chicago, Illinois.

Selected Awards
  • Full Member, International Academy of Astronautics, (1998)
  • Foreign Member, Academy of Sciences of Lithuania, (1994)
  • Corresponding Member, International Academy of Astronautics (1993-1998)
  • NASA Medal for Exceptional Scientific Achievement, (1972): “For outstanding scientific contributions to our knowledge of the atmospheric properties of Mars and Venus from Mariner Occultation Experiments.”
  • NASA Group Achievement Awards:
    • Mariner Occultation Experiment team (1968)
    • Mariner Mars ’69 Team (1969)
    • Pioneer 10 Radio Science Team (1974)
    • Pioneer 11 Saturn Mission Team (1975)
    • Pioneer Venus Orbiter Science Team, (1980)
    • Galileo Flight Team (1993)
Offices Held
  • Editor, COSPAR Mars Reference Atmosphere, 1982.
  • Executive Member, COSPAR Interdisciplinary Commission C (Model Atmospheres and Upper Atmospheres of the Earth and Planets), 1979-1990 Ordinary member, 1990.
  • Chairman, COSPAR Sub Commission C3, 1984 1990.
  • Vice Chairman, COSPAR Venus International Reference Atmosphere Task Group (VIRA), 1982 1990.
  • Chairman, COSPAR Venus International Reference Atmosphere Task Group (VIRA), 1992 present.
  • Chief Editor, COSPAR Venus International Reference Atmosphere (1985-present)
  • Chairman, COSPAR Task Group on Reference Atmospheres of Planets and Satellites (RAPS)
  • Member of the following professional societies:
    • International Astronomical Union, Div. III
    • American Geophysical Union
    • American Astronomical Society (member of the organizing committee, Division for Planetary Sciences)
    • American Association for the Advances of Science
    • Sigma Xi
    • COSPAR, ISC C
    Listings
    • Listed in Who’s Who in the World, Who’s Who on the Frontiers of Science and Technology, Who’s Who in the West, American Men and Women of Science.


Site Manager:  Brian Knosp
Webmasters:  Cornell Lewis, Maryia Davis

JPL Clearance:  CL#08-4147