Due to unforeseen circumstances, this talk has been moved from Wednesday 2 May and will now take place on Tuesday 12 June.
We sincerely apologise for any disappointment this may cause. All tickets are still valid, but should you wish to refund your tickets please contact our Box Office on 020 7589 8212.
Join Imperial’s Professor Michele Dougherty in the Hall’s Elgar Room as she talks you through her work on the 20-year-long Cassini probe mission and her work on the forthcoming JUICE probe, due to be launched towards Jupiter in 2022.
Michele is the Principal Investigator for the Magnetometer Instruments for two major outer planetary space missions: the NASA Cassini Spacecraft, which is in orbit around Saturn and the ESA’s JUICE spacecraft, due to go into orbit around Ganymede, Jupiter’s largest moon, in 2030. The most exciting moment in her career was when her team on Cassini was responsible for discovering an atmosphere on one of Saturn’s moons.
Michele has received numerous awards during her career, including the Hughes Medal and the Gold Medal of the Royal Astronomical Society for Geophysics. She has also had the honour of being elected a Fellow of the Royal Society and being recognised by the UK Science Council as one of the 100 top UK living scientists.
Food and Drink offer
Ticket holders can receive a 20% discount on food and drink in Verdi – Italian Kitchen on the day of the event. Simply show your ticket when ordering.
The offer is not applicable to set menus, special packages or afternoon tea.
Open the door to an action packaged programme of music, dance, circus, comedy, film, and more.
This event is part of the Royal Albert Hall’s inaugural Festival of Science, explore Space through a series of concerts, talks. screenings and comedy events for space and sci-fi fans young and old.