Think tank

The primary purpose of the Keck Institute for Space Studies (KISS) is to develop new planetary, Earth, and astrophysics space mission concepts and technology by bringing together a broad spectrum of scientists and engineers for sustained scientific and technical interaction. The Institute is a "think and do tank," whose primary purpose is to bring together a broad spectrum of scientists and engineers for sustained technical interaction aimed at developing new space mission concepts and technology.


Contact details

Website: kiss.caltech.edu/index.html
Address: 345 S. Michigan Ave. Pasadena, CA 91106
Contact email: mjudd AT kiss.caltech.edu

Areas of focus

Topics of research:
Where they work:
USA
Operating languages:
English

Organisational details

Business model:
Charity
Institutional affiliations:
University
Year founded:
2008
Age (years):
Founded by:
Founder(s): Not listed
Leadership:
Current leader(s): Tom Prince
Current leader's (or leaders') gender: Male
Staff size (2017):


Data notes

Rating of data accuracy (find out more): OTT reviewed
Data sources consulted: Wikipedia: List of think tanks,Organisation┬┤s website


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