From Optics to Outer Space: OSA Fellow Ellen Ochoa
OSA Fellow Ellen Ochoa is the first Hispanic woman
astronaut, which means she is a very public
figure. Originally from rolling
hills just east of San Diego, she has
spent nearly 1,000 hours in space.
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