SUN Industry Webinar: Nigel Wright and The Rosetta Mission

Wednesday, 28 October, 2020

This SUN Webinar is comprised of a 20 minute talk by Dr Nigel Wright, an interview with him and a live Q&A from the audience. His talk will briefly discuss the significance of comets as objects in our solar system, describe the journey undertaken by the spacecraft and how it manoeuvres to be in the same orbit as the comet. The talk will also discuss some of the challenges faced by the engineering team designing a spacecraft for this unique mission.