Thursday, 23 March 2017
Dr Fran Bagenal
Professor of Astrophysical and Planetary Sciences
Laboratory for Atmospheric and Space Physics
University of Colorado, Boulder
"Juno: Revealing Jupiter's Interior"
The Juno spacecraft entered into a polar orbit on 4 July 2016. Juno employs a variety of techniquies to measure the deep interior of the planet. The polar orbit takes Juno through the regions where charged particles are acceleration to high energies, bombarding the atmosphere to excite intense aurora.
WHEN: Thursday 23 March 2017
WHERE: Seminar Room 3, St Davids Lecture Complex
TIME: 3.00 pm–4.00 pm
All interested are welcome to attend