Astronaut

Gregory Chamitoff

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Age 61
Birthday August 61962
Birth Sign Leo
City Canada
Country Canada
Profession Astronaut

Gregory Chamitoff is a famous Astronaut, born on August 6, 1962 in Canada. As of December 2022, Gregory Chamitoff’s net worth is $5 Million. He helped film the first magic show in space and the first science fiction movie made in space.

Parents Shari Chamitoff, Ashley Chamitoff
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Siblings Ken Chamitoff
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Children(s) Natasha Chamitoff, Dimitri Chamitoff

Gregory Chamitoff Biography

Canadian engineer who has served as mission specialist and worked on the International Space Station. Chamitoff was born 6 August 1962 in Montreal, Quebec, Canada to a Jewish family of Russian origin. He was inspired to become an astronaut after watching the moon landing at the age of six..

He had two children with wife Alison Chantal Caviness.

Gregory Errol Chamitoff (born 6 August 1962 in Montreal, Quebec, Canada) is an engineer and former NASA astronaut. He has been to space twice, spending 6 months aboard the ISS across Expedition 17 and 18 in 2008, and another 15 days as part of STS-134 in 2011. STS-134 was the last of Space Shuttle Endeavour which delivered the Alpha Magnetic Spectrometer and completed the US Orbital Segment.

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As an undergraduate student at Cal Poly, Chamitoff taught lab courses in circuit design and worked summer internships at Four Phase Systems, Atari Computers, Northern Telecom, and IBM. He developed a self-guided robot for his undergraduate thesis project. While at MIT and Draper Labs (1985–1992), Chamitoff worked on several NASA projects. He performed stability analyses for the deployment of the Hubble Space Telescope, designed flight control upgrades for the Space Shuttle autopilot, and worked on the attitude control system for Space Station Freedom. His doctoral thesis developed a new approach for robust intelligent flight control of hypersonic vehicles.

Gregory Chamitoff Net Worth

Gregory Chamitoff is one of the richest Astronaut & listed on most popular Astronaut. According to our analysis, Wikipedia, Forbes & Business Insider, Gregory Chamitoff‘s net worth $5 Million.

Net Worth $5 Million
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House Living in own house.

He received his Ph.D. from Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

As an undergraduate student at Cal Poly, Chamitoff taught lab courses in circuit design and worked summer internships at Four Phase Systems, Atari Computers, Northern Telecom, and IBM. He developed a self-guided robot for his undergraduate thesis project. While at MIT and Draper Labs (1985–1992), Chamitoff worked on several NASA projects. He performed stability analyses for the deployment of the Hubble Space Telescope, designed flight control upgrades for the Space Shuttle autopilot, and worked on the attitude control system for Space Station Freedom. His doctoral thesis developed a new approach for robust intelligent flight control of hypersonic vehicles.

From 1993 to 1995, Chamitoff was a visiting professor at the University of Sydney, Australia, where he led a research group in the development of autonomous flight vehicles, and taught courses in flight dynamics and control. He has published numerous papers on aircraft and spacecraft guidance and control, trajectory optimization, and Mars mission design.

In 1995, Chamitoff joined the Motion Control Systems Group in the Mission Operations Directorate at the Johnson Space Center, where he developed software applications for spacecraft attitude control monitoring, prediction, analysis, and maneuver optimization.

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Gregory Chamitoff on the International Space Station (ISS), early November 2008.

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Facts & Trivia

Ranked on the list of most popular Astronaut. Also ranked in the elit list of famous celebrity born in Canada. Gregory Chamitoff celebrates birthday on August 6 of every year.

In July 2002, Chamitoff was a crew-member on the Aquarius undersea research habitat for 9 days as part of the NEEMO 3 mission (NASA Extreme Environment Mission Operations).

In 2008, Chamitoff voted from outer space; he also conducted a live-from-space satellite chat with students attending school in London.

You may read full biography about Gregory Chamitoff from Wikipedia.
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