CPS Events Publications

CPS 6th Annual Summer Science Meeting - 21 June 2016

Start: Jun 21, 2016 11:00 AM
End: Jun 21, 2016 05:30 PM

Location: UCL Front Quad Marquee

UCL Front Quad Marquee

The Centre for Planetary Sciences at UCL/Birkbeck is delighted to host our Sixth Annual Summer Meeting on Tuesday 21 June 2016 in UCL’s front quad marquee, for CPS members and associates.

We have a detailed programme of science talks which is summarised below.

We look forward to seeing you on 21st June!

10:30 – 11:00 Arrivals / Coffee Posters
11:00 – 11:15

Prof. Steve Miller

UCL Physics and Astronomy

11:15 – 11:30

Dr Ingo Waldmann

UCL Physics and Astronomy

Dreaming of Atmospheres
11:30 – 11:45

Dr Simon Drake

Birkbeck Earth & Planetary Sciences

  Was Palaeogene volcanism on the Isle of Skye, NW Scotland, initiated by meteorite impact?
11:45 – 12:00

Matthew Dodd

LCN / UCL Earth Sciences

Geochemical and morphological evidence for microbial activity in 4.3-3.77 Gyr old hydrothermal vent sediments
12:00 – 12:15

Will Dunn

Mullard Space Science Laboratory

Analysis of Jupiter X-ray Observations During the New Horizons Flyby - Preparation for the Juno Approach
12:15 – 12:30

Dr Anne Wellbrock

Mullard Space Science Laboratory

Comet studies at UCL-MSSL
12:30 – 12:45

Giulia Magnarini

Birkbeck Earth & Planetary Sciences

Grain-size analysis at Gale Crater, Mars: Testing the applicability of an automatic grain detection software
12:45 – 13:00

Prof. Hilary Downes

Birkbeck Earth & Planetary Sciences

Delivery of water to asteroidal regolith revealed by meteoritic opal
13:00 – 13:45 Lunch Posters
13:45 – 14:00

Prof. Andrew Coates

Mullard Space Science Laboratory

The PanCam instrument for the 2020 ExoMars rover
14:00 – 14:15

Philippe Reekie

Birkbeck Earth & Planetary Sciences

Using structure-from-motion on terrestrial skylights and lava tubes: a proposal for studying and exploring Lunar lava tubes
14:15 – 14:30

Sam Taylor

Mullard Space Science Laboratory

Photoelectron observations by CAPS-ELS at Enceladus
14:30 – 14:45

Marisa Wood

UCL Earth Sciences

Ab initio calculations on Iron: Birch’s Law under Core Conditions
14:45 – 15:00

Joel Davis

Birkbeck Earth & Planetary Sciences

Inverted channels in Arabia Terra, Mars: Implications for ancient climate and erosion rates
15:00 – 15:15 Coffee / Tea Posters
15:15 – 15:30

Dr Licia Ray

Mullard Space Science Laboratory

Magnetosphere - Ionosphere Coupling in the Solar System
15:30 – 15:45

Dr Nachiketa Rai

Birkbeck Earth & Planetary Sciences

Signatures of highly siderophile elements in the lunar mantle: HPHT core-mantle equilibration or late accretion addition of a chondritic component?
15:45 – 16:00

Dr Jo Barstow

UCL Physics and Astronomy

Comparative exoplanetology with consistent retrieval methods
16:00 – 16:15

Indhu Varatharajan

Birkbeck Earth & Planetary Sciences

Mineralogy of the mare basalts on the feldspathic highland terrain of the Lunar farside: A spectral assessment using M3 datasets of Chandrayaan-1
16:15 – 16:30

Dr Jennifer Harris

Birkbeck Earth & Planetary Sciences

Needle in a haystack: Source regions for Martian meteorites
16:30 – 16:45

Ravi Desai

Mullard Space Science Laboratory

  Cassini observations of complex carbon bearing molecules in Titan’s upper atmosphere
16:45 – 17:00

Roger Stabbins

Mullard Space Science Laboratory

  Multispectral Imaging with the ExoMars 2020 Panoramic Camera Instrument
17:00 Wine reception

Page last modified on 24 may 16 17:39 by Joanna Fabbri