AIDA - From Activism to Asteroids

  • Dominik Kiersz (Speaker)

Activity: Talk or presentation typesPublic lecture/debate/seminar


The presentation discussed current research efforts in detecting Near-Earth asteroids, why the topic of planetary defence matters and how the Asteroid Impact and Deflection Assessment (AIDA) provides us with an opportunity to perform our first planetary defence mission in the next decade.
Period22 Feb 2020
Event titleNI Science Festival: A Day of Astronomy at Queen's
Event typeOther
LocationBelfast, United KingdomShow on map
Degree of RecognitionLocal


  • Asteroids
  • Near-Earth asteroids
  • Planetary defence
  • disasters
  • surveys
  • AIDA
  • ESA Hera