1 O'Clock Space Lecture - Prof. Alan Smith (MSSL)
08 October 2019, 1:00 pm–2:00 pm
UCL Space Domain present the first 1 O'Clock Space Lecture, featuring Prof. Alan Smith (UCL MSSL) giving his talk 'Living on the Moon: Why, When, Where, Who and How'.
This event is free.
Room LG0485: 26 Bedford Way26 Bedford WayLondonWC1H 0DSUnited Kingdom
To celebrate World Space Week 2019 the UCL Space Domain will be hosting its 1st ever One O'clock Space Lecture on the 8th of October 1-2pm 26 Bedford Way, Room LG04 entitled 'Living on the Moon: Why, When, Where, Who and How' given by Professor Alan Smith, Mullard Space Science Laboratory (MSSL). All welcome to attend.
About the Speaker
Prof. Alan Smith
Professor of Detector Physics at Mullard Space Science Laboratory
Professor Alan Smith has a background of Astrophysics, Instrumentation, Space Research and Systems Engineering. He has been involved in sounding rocket and satellite programmes for almost 30 years, 8 of which were spent at the European Space Agency. Since joining UCL in 1990 he has become: Associate Director of Programmes and Head of Detector Physics at UCL's Mullard Space Science Laboratory (the largest University based space research organisation in the UK); Director of UCL's Centre for Advanced Instrumentation Systems and Academic Coordinator of the Sira-UCL Postgraduate Training Partnership; Director of UCL's Centre for Systems Engineering (UCLse); and more recently, Director of the Laboratory and Head of its host Department, the Department of Space and Climate Physics.More about Prof. Alan Smith