08/06/2012 08:46 pm ET

Bobak Ferdowsi, NASA 'Mohawk Guy,' Inundated With Marriage Proposals On Twitter

NASA had a very big day on Monday, with the successful landing of their newest Mars rover, "Curiosity."

But one thing is outshining that huge accomplishment -- the man behind the landing, Bobak Ferdowsi.

Ferdowsi, now known as "Mohawk Guy," is flight director at NASA and helped to land the space center's latest SUV on Mars. Overnight, however, he became an Internet sensation, receiving marriage proposals from fans on Twitter.

Take a look through the slideshow below to see some of our favorite Twitter proposals.

Marry Me, Spaceman!