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Rosetta/Philae, a Comet Odyssey…

Abstract: 
One month ago, the 12th November 2014, Humanity has made the first landing of a spacecraft on a Comet. What were the context, the motivation and the results ? I will try to present the global mission with specific details and last news about the lander Philae. What did happen during the landing ? Where is the lander now, and what did we discover ?
Speaker Name: 
Gilles Simonin
Speaker Bio: 
Senior Post-Doctoral Researcher in UCC Insight
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Seminar Date: 
Wednesday, 17 December, 2014 (All day)
Seminar Location: 
UCC
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