Howard Alan Smith
Howard Alan Smith, PhD., is a senior astrophysicist at the Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics, and is the former chair of the astronomy department at Smithsonian Institution’s National Air and Space Museum in Washington, DC.
A well-known research scientist with several hundred scholarly publications, he served as a visiting astronomer at NASA headquarters. He was co-investigator of Kuiper Airborne Observatory (KAO) discovery of a stellar laser at MWC 349.
He taught a cosmology telecourse for Our Learning Company.
- Let there be light: modern cosmology and Kabbalah : a new conversation between science and religion. New World Library. 2006. ISBN 978-1-57731-548-3.