Michael Amato

Michael Amato

Manager, Lead Engineer, New Business Developer- Planetary Exploration Line of Business
NASA Goddard Space Flight Center

Michael Amato is the manager and lead systems engineer for NASA Goddard’s Planetary and Lunar formulation and strategy. As such he helps lead the development of Goddard’s solar system pursuit strategy, technology investments, new instrument and mission development, partnerships, studies and proposals. He has a bachelor’s degree in aerospace engineering and a graduate degree in systems engineering. Michael has over 34 years of experience developing and building a variety of flight instruments and missions at NASA, working in both the science and engineering directorates at Goddard and has been lucky enough to help develop dozens of solar system missions, instruments and subsystems during that time.

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Space Science Track

Tuesday, April 9, 2024

10:00 am - 5:00 pm