Jean H. Swank
is the project scientist for NASA
's Rossi X-ray Timing Explorer
mission. She currently works out of the NASA Goddard Space Flight Center
in Greenbelt, Maryland
, USA. Dr. Swank received her PhD
from the California Institute of Technology
in 1967 under the supervision of professor Steve Frautschi.
She was awarded the Bruno Rossi Prize in 1999.