Sir Arthur Clarke Award for Space Achievement – Academic Study/Research 2019

  • Fitzsimmons, Alan (Recipient), Bannister, Michele (Recipient) & Fraser, Wesley (Recipient)

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)


The Queen’s University Belfast ‘Oumuamua’ Team (Prof Alan Fitzsimmons) – For their investigation of 1l/’Oumuamua, the first Interstellar object to be discovered in our Solar System.
Degree of recognitionNational
Granting OrganisationsBritish Interplanetary Society

Awarded at event

Event title17th Reinventing Space Conference and Exhibition
LocationBelfast Conference Centre, Waterfront Complex, Belfast, United KingdomShow on map
Period12 Nov 2019 → 14 Nov 2019