Peter Illsley

Principal, Mechanical and Thermal Systems

Peter Illsley joins Planetary Resources from the NASA Jet Propulsion Lab where he was most recently the lead integration engineer for the Curiosity Mars Rover and the last human being to touch Curiosity. Prior to Curiosity, Peter also led the team that assembled the Opportunity Mars Rover and designed the Spirit/Opportunity rover chassis. Peter holds a B.S. degree in Aerospace, Aeronautical and Astronautical Engineering from the University of Colorado.