Philip Brockman

Philip Brockman
Philip Brockman
a physicist

PHILIP BROCKMAN, a physicist, recently retired after a 43-year career at NASA LaRC (Langley Field, Virginia). He is now Distinguished Research Associate at NASA.

His research includes: Shock tubes; Plasma propulsion; Diode laser spectroscopy; Heterodyne remote sensing; Laser research; Laser injection seeding; Remote sensing of atmospheric species, winds, windshear and vortices.He is currently supporting all solid state laser development for aircraft and spaceborne remote sensing of species and winds and developing coherent lidars to measure wake vortices in airport terminal areas.

He is a recipient of NASA's Exceptional Service Medal (ESM)