Conference

THE 2017 CONFERENCE PROGRAMME

 

Friday 10th February 2017
Session one (10AM-12:50PM)

The Intimate Universe
Marek Kukula
Royal Observatory Greenwich

Cassini: the conclusion
Andrew Coates
Mullard Space Science Laboratory

Gravitational waves detection
Martin Hendry
University of Glasgow

One more talk to be announced.

 

FRIDAY 10TH FEBRUARY 2017
SESSION TWO (2:30-5:30PM)

Space rocks on ice: hunting for meteorites in Antarctica
Katherine Joy

Particle physics and the Universe
Tara Shears

Pluto and the Kuiper Belt of objects beyond Neptune
Scott Sheppard

Of Comets, Ferrets, and Nebulae: Charles Messier, his Discoveries and his World
Allan Chapman

 

Saturday 11TH FEBRUARY 2017
SESSION THREE (10am-12:50pm)

The Dynamic Cosmos
Will Gater

Voyager 40th anniversary
Garry Hunt

The Proxima b planet
Guillem Anglada-Escudé

Life in the Universe
Louisa Preston

 

SATURDAY 11TH FEBRUARY 2017
SESSION FOUR (2:30-5:30pm)

The ExoMars rover trials
Peter Grindrod

Beyond Pluto: The hunt for a massive Planet X
Scott Sheppard

The Exoplanet Super League
Jon Culshaw

One more talk to be announced.

More speakers and exact timings to be announced. Stay tuned for additional information. Programme is provisional and subject to change.

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