Talks

March 10th, 2016

I have given many talks to astronomy societies, the public, schools, as well as a few conference presentations, below is a record (I apologize if your astronomy society is left out!).

Bonneville and Beyond - Exploring Gusev Crater with Spirit

  • Northampton Natural History Society, March 2005
  • British Astronomical Association, London, April 2005
  • Stratford Upon Avon Astronomical Society, Stratford, September 2005
  • British Astronomical Association, London, January 2006
  • York Astronomical Society, York, June 2006
  • MANSEDS, Manchester University, October 2007
  • Eddington Astronomical Society, Kendal, April 2009

Eagle, Endurance and Erebus - Opportunity at Meridiani Planum

  • Liverpool Astronomical Society, Liverpool, April 2006
  • MANSEDS, Manchester University, December 2006
  • Nottingham Astronomical Association, Nottingham, June 2007
  • Melton and District Astronomical Society, Melton Mowbray, September 2007
  • Loughton Astronomical Society, April 2009
Exploring Mars - A Crash Course on the Red Planet
  • Milton Keynes Science Festival, October 2008 (Video Here)
  • Alcester Grammar School, December 2008
  • Open University Physics Society, December 2008
  • Royal Observatory Greenwich, March 2009
  • Stratford upon Avon Astronomical Society, April 2009
  • Open University Astronomy Society, Milton Keynes, May 2009

Cosmic Casualty - Farce and Fortuity in the Exploration of Space

  • British Astronomical Association, London, December 2006
  • York Astronomical Society, York, July 2006
  • Eddington Astronomical Society, Kendal, July 2007
  • Salford Astronomical Society, Salford, September 2007
  • Open University Astronomy Society, Milton Keynes, April 2008
  • Leicester Astronomical Society, Leicester, April 2008
  • West Yorkshire Astronomical Society, Pontefract, July 2008
  • Milton Keynes Science Festival, October 2008
  • Melton and District Astronomical Society, Melton Mowbray, February 2009
  • Astronomy Ireland, Dublin, February 2009
  • Space Research Centre, Leicester, April 2009
  • Astronomical Society of Glasgow, October 2009

Bootleg Postcards - Armchair Astronauts Exploring the Solar System

  • MER Science Team, Cornell University, June 2008
  • Cal-Tech Management Association, March 2009
  • MER Engineering Team, JPL, March 2009

33 Cameras

  • ‘33 Cameras, Our Eyes on Mars’, BAA I&I section, May 2005
  • ‘33 Cameras, Our Eyes on Mars’, Crayford Manor House Astronomical Society, November 2005
  • ‘Camera 33, HiRISE’, BAA I&I section, May 2007

The Truth about Mars

  • Skeptics in the Pub, Leicester, July 2008
  • Skeptics in the Pub, London, August 2008
Earthlings Guide to the Solar System
(Suitable for school children aged 10-16)
  • Alcester Grammar School, December 2008

Conference Papers and Presentations

JPL Story

Commencement Address at De Montfort University

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