Alan M. Lovelace

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Alan M. Lovelace
Alan Lovelace, official NASA photo portrait.jpg
Born (1929-09-04) September 4, 1929 (age 89)
Alma materUniversity of Florida in Gainesville
Scientific career
FieldsOrganic Chemistry
InstitutionsNASA

Alan Mathieson Lovelace (born September 4, 1929) is an American civil servant. He was the Deputy Administrator of NASA from July 2, 1976 to July 10, 1981.[1]

Biography[change | change source]

Lovelace was born in St. Petersburg, Florida. He graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Chemistry from the University of Florida in Gainesville in 1951. He received a Master of Science in Organic Chemistry in 1952. He became a Doctor of Philosophy in 1954, also in Organic Chemistry.[1]

Awards[change | change source]

In June 1981, Lovelace was presented with the Presidential Citizens Medal by President Ronald Reagan.

References[change | change source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 "Alan M. Lovelace". NASA. Archived from the original on 26 May 2008. Retrieved 2008-07-04.

Other websites[change | change source]

NASA - Goddard News