Anjani POLIT

University of Arizona • Mission Implementation Senior System Engineer, OSIRIS-REx Science Planning Team

Anjani Polit leads the OSIRIS-REx Science Planning Team as Mission Implementation Senior System Engineer and served as the Vice-Chair of the OSIRIS-REx Site Selection Board. Anjani has participated in proposal and operations development for a number of missions. She also serves as Program Manager for the University of Arizona’s Earth Dynamics Observatory. Before OSIRIS-REx, Anjani was a Targeting Specialist for the HiRISE camera on the Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter and the Uplink Operations Lead for HiRISE. During this time, Anjani planned and commanded over 10,000 images of Mars.


International Astronautical Congress 2021

25-29 October 2021

Dubai, United Arab Emirates