In the second episode of ‘A Night with the Space Nobelists’ the event host Tommi Tenkanen interviews Prof. Didier Queloz
Why did the young PhD student Queloz panic when he first saw the data from the 51 Pegasi star? Check the video below and find also out how exoplanets are found, what are Prof. Queloz’s thoughts about humankind moving to another planet in the future and his tips for young scientists.
Didier Queloz is a professor at the University of Cambridge and a fellow of Trinity College. He received 2019 Nobel Prize in Physics (together with Michel Mayor) for “the discovery of an exoplanet orbiting a solar-type star“