Geoffrey A. Landis

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(1955 --)

Geoffrey Alan Landis is an American scientist, working for the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) on planetary exploration, interstellar propulsion, solar power and photovoltaics. He is married to Mary Turzillo.

He has never been a prolific writer, but has consistently produced excellent SF over four-decade-long career.

He is primarily known as a hard SF writer and he also writes sf poetry. A collection of his short fiction, Impact Parameter (and Other Quantum Realities), was published by Golden Gryphon Press in 2001. He also contributes science articles to various academic publications.

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Person Website(IA) Search: Fanac, Fan, Pro, SFE, Wikipedia, Reasonator 1955
Also involved with: 1985 Best Novella Hugo - 1989 Best Short Story Hugo - 1995 Best Novelette Hugo - 1998 Best Novella Hugo - 2011 Best Novella Hugo - Balticon 48
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