The MIT Kavli Institute paves the way for new developments in space- & ground-based astrophysics. Our faculty, research staff, and students develop technology & instrumentation with a focus on an engineering and technical core.
Researchers at The Kavli Institute for Astrophysics and Space Research explore extreme and unusual phenomena found beyond the Earth including extrasolar planets, black holes, neutron stars, and distant galaxies and clusters of galaxies.
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Michael Vezie came to MIT from working at UC Berkeley on HETE. He worked at MKI until 2000 on various projects (HETE, XTE, Astro-E). He was at Lincoln Lab from 2000-2013, working in protected satcom. Michael came back to MKI in July 2013 to work on NICEr. His normal work is in embedded C, but he programs internet bots in python for fun.