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12/27(수) 세미나 - Prof. Paul Yun, "NASA Planetary Science Division Vision 2050"
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안녕하세요. 우주과학과, 우주탐사학과 여러분.
이번 세미나는 12월 27일 오후 1시 30분, 천문대 영상실에서 있습니다.

NASA/JPL Solar System Ambassador의 Paul Yun 교수님께서 "NASA Planetary Science Division Vision 2050"에 관한 강연을 해 주실 예정입니다. 초록은 아래에 나타나있습니다.

세미나 참석을 원하시는 분은 세미나 시작 10분 전까지 입실해 주시기 바랍니다.

많은 참석 부탁드립니다. 감사합니다.


Dear Colleagues,
There will be an Astronomy and Space Science seminar on 12/27, 13:30 PM, in the Auditorium, Kyung Hee University Astronomical Observatory.

Prof. Paul Yun of NASA/JPL Solar System Ambassador will give a presentation about "NASA Planetary Science Division Vision 2050", and abstract is shown below.

You are asked to join the seminar five to ten minutes before it starts. Your attendance will greatly be appreciated.

Thank you.

* Abstract:
 NASA is discussing what they want to know next 30 years [science]” and “what it takes to make that happens [technology]” in order to answer the fundamental questions “Are we alone?” and “What is the origin and history of our solar system and extrasolar systems?” under the frame of (i)
Discovery and (ii) Exploration of other worlds and cosmos and (iii) Development of necessary technologies. Searching for life and habitable environments outside Earth will be a driving force for many NASA projects. Next 30 years will be the decades of “sample returns” from asteroids and Mars. With the accumulation of scientific knowledge and technology through various missions including the exploration to Mars, NASA is paving a way for human exploration and noticeably shifting its focus to the water world Europa. When James Webb Telescope is put into the orbit in year 2018, it will detect and analyze water, oxygen, methane, ozone, temperature, surface
pressure and many more on planets, especially seven exoplanets of TRAPPIST 1 solar system. The close comparative study of exoplanets and water and icy worlds in our solar system is expected as an effort to understand “life and its origin”. NASA will continue to examine the
possibility to transform Mars into a habitable environment. This talk is intended to show the big picture under the overarching themes of NASA missions so that audience have a good foundation from which they can nurture their abilities to forecast what NASA and thus the international
space exploration community try to achieve and where they will be next 10 years, 20 years, and 30 years.