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Mohammed Mokhberi (left) and Javad Mokhbery show a sensor similar to the one that monitors the drilling force in the sample-gathering robotic arm of the Mars rover Curiosity. Lawrence Tech photo.

Lawrence Tech Alumni Play Role In Mars Curiosity Rover

When Curiosity, the latest NASA Mars rover, takes core samples during its historic mission this fall, its robotic arm will rely on two sensors developed by two graduates of Lawrence Technological University.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/17/2012