Thierry Montmerle and Lisa Kaltenegger

In this picture, Thierry Montmerle (IAU General Secretary 2012–2015) and Lisa Kaltenegger (Cornell University, USA) hold a certificate for her talk "Atmospheres of Exoplanets".

Lisa Kaltenegger officially opened the contest NameExoWorlds (see iau1511) and cast the first vote at a public ceremony held during the IAU’s XXIX General Assembly in Honolulu, Hawai’i. The ceremony was accompanied by a special greeting from astronaut Scott Kelly, currently aboard the International Space Station, which was kindly facilitated by NASA.

Credit:

IAU

About the Image

Id:
iau1511b
Release date:
12 August 2015, 07:30
Related releases:
iau1511
Size:
3888 x 2592 px

About the Object

Type:
Unspecified : People
Category:
People
Press Release Images


Image Formats

Large JPEG
1.5 MB
Screensize JPEG
148.6 KB

Also see our