“Voyager: Journey to the Outer Planets” by NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory (NASA JPL)

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    Voyager: Journey to the Outer Planets

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  • NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory (NASA JPL)


    The Voyager Project has supported and reflected the growth of JPL’s Computer Graphics Lab. Neptune is this year’s star.


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Additional Contributors:

    Produced by: Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Computer Graphics Lab with the Voyager Mission Planning and the Space Image Processing Group
    Computer Graphics Lab, Software, model building and production: James F. Blinn, Tom Brown, Ed Catmull, Pat Cole, Jeff Goldsmith, Julian Gomez, Booth Hartley, Linda Lee, Sylvie Rueff, Alvy Ray Smith, Tom Wolfe, Bill Woody
    Pre-Encounter Planet Painter: Don Davis
    System and hardware support: Joe Boyle, John Dundas, David Defrancisco, Larry Goforth, Chuck Fetterhoff, Kevin Fisher, Joe Fulton, Eric Levy, Peter Lyman, Barbara Kajiya, Lucy Robles, Paul Short, Glenn Zuckman
    and others whose work we have built with over our 12 year history but whose names have been lost
    Managers: Robert E. Holzman, Garrett Paine, David Rose
    Voyager Project: Charlie Kohlhase, William Kosman
    Multimission Image Processing Lab, Planetary Applications Group: Glenn Garneau
    Jet Propulsion Laboratory/NASA
    Special thanks to: Arden Albee, Robert E. Dewar, Tom Duxbury, David Em, Marian Inova, Tony Longson, Michael Plesset, Larry Robertson, Walt Victor, Steve Wall
    Uranus magnetosphere model: G. Hannes Voigt, Rice University
    Miranda: Larry Sodderbloom, Kay Edwards, U.S. Geological Survey, Flagstaff, Arizona

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