Dr. Shahid Aslam

Dr. Shahid Aslam

  • AST, PLANETARY STUDIES
  • 301.614.6961
  • NASA/GSFC
  • Mail Code: 693
  • Greenbelt , MD 20771
  • Employer: NASA
  • Positions/Employment

    9/2013 - Present

    Principal Investigator of ICEE-TIMER

    NASA/GSFC, Greenbelt, MD, 20771
    6/2013 - Present

    CIRS Instrument Scientist

    NASA/Goddard, Greenbelt, MD, 20771
    9/2013 - 1/2015

    Co-Investigator (NASA PI), MiniFTS for SmallSat Applications

    NASA/Goddard, Greenbelt, MD, 20771
    1/2010 - 6/2013

    Space Scientist

    NASA/Goddard, Greenbelt, MD, 20771

    Education

    D.Phil., Planetary Physics, University of Oxford, UK
    M.Sc., Physics, University of London, UK

    Awards

    2003 NASA Contractor Excellence Award
    2005 NASA Public Service Award Medal
    2006 NASA Patent: 7341932
    2011 United States Patent Application: 13/092,198

    Publications

    Refereed

    Mousis, O., S. Aslam, C. A. Nixon, et al. D. Atkinson, T. Spilker, E. Venkatapathy, and J. Poncy. 2015. "Hera Saturn Probe." Planetary and Space Science , (Submitted)

    Aslam, S., M. J. Amato, D. Atkinson, et al. A. Colaprete, T. Hewaganma, D. E. Jennings, J. Lunine, C. A. Nixon, A. A. Simon, O. Mousis, and E. J. Wollack. 2015. "Net Flux Radiometer for a Saturn Probe." European Planetary Science Congress, 10: 388-389. (Submitted)

    Quilligan, G. T., S. Aslam, B. Lakew, et al. R. B. Katz, J. DuMonthier, and I. Kleyner. 2014. "A 0.18μm CMOS Thermopile Readout ASIC Immune to 50 Mrad Total Ionizing Dose (Si) and Single Event Latchup to 174 MeV-cm2/mg." International Workshop on Instrumentation for Planetary Missions (IPM-2014),

    Aslam, S., G. Gronoff, T. Hewagama, S. Janz, and C. Kotecki. 2012. "GaN-based Detector Technology for Next Generation Ultraviolet Planetary Missions." International Workshop on Instrumentation for Planetary Missions (IPM-2012),

    Merrell, W. C., S. Aslam, A. D. Brown, et al. J. A. Chervenak, M. A. Quijada, and E. J. Wollack. 2012. "Compact Micromachined Infrared Bandpass Filters for Planetary Spectroscopy." Applied Optics, 51 (15): 3046-3053.

    Lakew, B., S. Aslam, J. C. Brasunas, et al. N. Cao, N. Costen, A. La, L. Nguyen, T. Stevenson, and A. Waczynski. 2012. "MgB2 thin-film bolometer for applications in far-infrared instruments on future planetary missions." Physica C , 483: 119-126.

    Aslam, S., T. Hewagama, D. E. Jennings, and C. A. Nixon. 2012. "A Near Infrared and Thermal Imager for Mapping Tttan's Surface Features." Titan Through Time II Workshop, 35.

    Aslam, S., A. Akturk, and G. T. Quilligan. 2012. "A Radiation Hard Multi-Channel Digitizer ASIC for Operation in the Harsh Jovian Environment." Extreme Environment Electronics, 849-862, ISBN: 978-1-439.

    Lakew, B., S. Aslam, H. Jones, T. Stevenson, and N. Cao. 2010. "1/f noise in the superconducting transition of a MgB2 thin film." Physica C, Superconductivity., 470 (9-10): 451-455.

    Aslam, S., T. R. Stevenson, and B. Lakew. 2009. "Etching of MgB2 Thin Films for Transition Edge Superconducting Bolometer Fabrication." IEEE Transactions on Applied Superconductivity, 19 (3): 257-260.

    Aslam, S., H. Jones, and B. Lakew. 2007. "“Low-frequency noise measurements of high-Tc superconducting films: effect of DC capacitor in experimental setup”." Electronics Letters, 43 (23):

    Lakew, B., S. Aslam, H. H. Jones, et al. B. Moeckly, J. C. Brasunas, and D. Franz. 2006. "Effects of ionizing radiation on noise in MgB2 thin films- a candidate material for detectors for post-Cassini planetary missions." Physica C, 440: 1-5.

    Lakew, B., J. Brasunas, S. Aslam, and D. E. Pugel. 2004. "Transition-edge superconducting (TES) bolometer on monolithic sapphire membrane - construction and performance." Sensors & Actuators A,

    Publications

    Refereed

    Mousis, O., S. Aslam, C. A. Nixon, et al. D. Atkinson, T. Spilker, E. Venkatapathy, and J. Poncy. 2015. "Hera Saturn Probe." Planetary and Space Science (Submitted)

    Aslam, S., M. J. Amato, D. Atkinson, et al. A. Colaprete, T. Hewaganma, D. E. Jennings, J. Lunine, C. A. Nixon, A. A. Simon, O. Mousis, and E. J. Wollack. 2015. "Net Flux Radiometer for a Saturn Probe." European Planetary Science Congress (Submitted) 10 388-389

    Quilligan, G. T., S. Aslam, B. Lakew, et al. R. B. Katz, J. DuMonthier, and I. Kleyner. 2014. "A 0.18μm CMOS Thermopile Readout ASIC Immune to 50 Mrad Total Ionizing Dose (Si) and Single Event Latchup to 174 MeV-cm2/mg." International Workshop on Instrumentation for Planetary Missions (IPM-2014)

    Aslam, S., G. Gronoff, T. Hewagama, S. Janz, and C. Kotecki. 2012. "GaN-based Detector Technology for Next Generation Ultraviolet Planetary Missions." International Workshop on Instrumentation for Planetary Missions (IPM-2012)

    Merrell, W. C., S. Aslam, A. D. Brown, et al. J. A. Chervenak, M. A. Quijada, and E. J. Wollack. 2012. "Compact Micromachined Infrared Bandpass Filters for Planetary Spectroscopy." Applied Optics 51 (15): 3046-3053

    Lakew, B., S. Aslam, J. C. Brasunas, et al. N. Cao, N. Costen, A. La, L. Nguyen, T. Stevenson, and A. Waczynski. 2012. "MgB2 thin-film bolometer for applications in far-infrared instruments on future planetary missions." Physica C 483 119-126

    Aslam, S., T. Hewagama, D. E. Jennings, and C. A. Nixon. 2012. "A Near Infrared and Thermal Imager for Mapping Tttan's Surface Features." Titan Through Time II Workshop 35

    Aslam, S., A. Akturk, and G. T. Quilligan. 2012. "A Radiation Hard Multi-Channel Digitizer ASIC for Operation in the Harsh Jovian Environment." Extreme Environment Electronics 849-862

    Lakew, B., S. Aslam, H. Jones, T. Stevenson, and N. Cao. 2010. "1/f noise in the superconducting transition of a MgB2 thin film." Physica C, Superconductivity. 470 (9-10): 451-455

    Aslam, S., T. R. Stevenson, and B. Lakew. 2009. "Etching of MgB2 Thin Films for Transition Edge Superconducting Bolometer Fabrication." IEEE Transactions on Applied Superconductivity 19 (3): 257-260

    Aslam, S., H. Jones, and B. Lakew. 2007. "“Low-frequency noise measurements of high-Tc superconducting films: effect of DC capacitor in experimental setup”." Electronics Letters 43 (23):

    Lakew, B., S. Aslam, H. H. Jones, et al. B. Moeckly, J. C. Brasunas, and D. Franz. 2006. "Effects of ionizing radiation on noise in MgB2 thin films- a candidate material for detectors for post-Cassini planetary missions." Physica C 440 1-5

    Lakew, B., J. Brasunas, S. Aslam, and D. E. Pugel. 2004. "Transition-edge superconducting (TES) bolometer on monolithic sapphire membrane - construction and performance." Sensors & Actuators A

                                                                                                                                                                                            
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