Our Scientists


Jon Richards
Senior Software Engineer


Jason Rowe
Research Scientist


Seth Shostak
Senior Astronomer and Director, Center for SETI Research


Mark Showalter
Senior Research Scientist


Pablo Sobron
Research Scientist

Robotic Exploration


David Summers
Senior Research Scientist


Jill Tarter
Bernard Oliver Chair

"The probability of success is difficult to estimate, but if we never search, the chance for success is zero. [Cocconi & Morrison 1959]" I wish that TED would empower Earthlings everywhere to become active participants in the search for cosmic company.


Douglas Vakoch
Director, Interstellar Message Composition


Kimberley Warre...
Research Scientist


Arthur Weber
Senior Research Scientist


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