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Upcoming Events – Astronomy & Astrophysics Section, School of Cosmic Physics

Upcoming Fringe Events to the Festival of Curiosity

 In association with the Embassy of France in Ireland

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Lecture by Dr Cécile Fabre (ChemCam)

Curiosity and ChemCam – analysing the chemical composition of Mars rocks

Thursday July 25th at 19:30

Location: Dunsink Observatory    (Admission is free. However, if you wish to attend this event please apply by e-mail to hod@cp.dias.ie as places are limited).

Dr Cécile Fabre is co-investigator in the Franco-American instrument “ChemCam” which has been set up for analysing the chemical composition of Mars rocks in the NASA’s Curiosity Mission.

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Lecture by Dr Stefano Panebianco (CEA-Saclay)

Synthesis of Atomic Nuclei in the stars

Thursday July 25th at 21:00

Location: Dunsink Observatory    (Admission is free. However, if you wish to attend this event please apply by e-mail to hod@cp.dias.ie as places are limited).

Dr Stefano Panebianco (CEA-Saclay) leads a scientific program aimed at the full characterization of fission products at different research installations (ILL, GSI, GANIL…) and within international collaborations.

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Lecture by Dr Stefano Panebianco (CEA-Saclay)

Nuclear Fission as a source of energy

Friday July 26th at 15:00

Location: DIAS, 10 Burlington Road, Dublin 4  (Admission is free and no booking is required)

Abstract

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