Sunday, November 28, 2021
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Andrew Carton (left) and Ryan Helland, recent graduates from the University of Iowa, both work on the Iowa-led TRACERS mission. Carton is overseeing the development of a circuit board critical to the research, and Helland is helping to build a magnetic search coil that will measure magnetic fields.

Recent University of Iowa graduates Andrew Carton and Ryan Helland grew up in small communities in Iowa never dreaming they’d be involved in space research. But through their academic experiences at Iowa, they both secured jobs with a landmark NASA mission.

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