Meteorite Database – Polytechnic


Arizona State University (Polytechnic Campus)


Cobalt Class (2019 – 2020)


Cody Brobston, Software Engineering
Jeffery Fallis, Software Engineering
Mohamed Idris, Software Engineering
Charles Qian, Software Engineering
Jonathan Rasmussen, Software Engineering


Dr. Devin Schrader, Interim Director, ASU Center for Meteorite Studies and Assistant Research Professor, School of Earth and Space Exploration, ASU


Dr. Doug Sandy, Lecturer, Engineering Academic & Student Affairs, ASU


To prepare for arrival at Psyche, scientists seek an easily accessible database of the major, minor, and trace element composition of iron meteorites. Current data is buried in a variety of scientific publications. This project builds on a system developed by an Iron Class team.

This work was created in partial fulfillment of Arizona State University Capstone Courses “SER 401”. The work is a result of the Psyche Student Collaborations component of NASA’s Psyche Mission ( “Psyche: A Journey to a Metal World” [Contract number NNM16AA09C] is part of the NASA Discovery Program mission to solar system targets. Trade names and trademarks of ASU and NASA are used in this work for identification only. Their usage does not constitute an official endorsement, either expressed or implied, by Arizona State University or National Aeronautics and Space Administration. The content is solely the responsibility of the authors and does not necessarily represent the official views of ASU or NASA.