National Aeronautics and Space Administration Logo
Follow this link to skip to the main content NASA Banner
Solar System Exploration
Education
Louis Neal Irwin
Louis Neal Irwin
Name:
Louis Neal Irwin
Works For:
retired
Denver, CO
Email:
Biography:
Louis Irwin is a neurobiologist and astrobiologist, recently retired from the University of Texas at El Paso. He is co-author of "Life in the Universe: Expectations and Constraints" (2nd edition, 2008) and of "Cosmic Biology: How Life Could Evolve on Other Worlds" (2010). In 2002, his students participated in the Mars Student Imaging Project at Arizona State University, through which they acquired an image of the equatorial highlands from the Mars Odyssey orbiter, which was presented at the international astrobiology conference in Madrid in 2003.

Awards and Recognition   Solar System Exploration Roadmap   Contact Us   Site Map   Print This Page
NASA Official: Kristen Erickson
Advisory: Dr. James Green, Director of Planetary Science
Outreach Manager: Alice Wessen
Curator/Editor: Phil Davis
Science Writer: Autumn Burdick
Producer: Greg Baerg
Webmaster: David Martin
> NASA Science Mission Directorate
> Budgets, Strategic Plans and Accountability Reports
> Equal Employment Opportunity Data
   Posted Pursuant to the No Fear Act
> Information-Dissemination Policies and Inventories
> Freedom of Information Act
> Privacy Policy & Important Notices
> Inspector General Hotline
> Office of the Inspector General
> NASA Communications Policy
> USA.gov
> ExpectMore.gov
> NASA Advisory Council
> Open Government at NASA
Last Updated: 13 Mar 2014