Space contexts for education.
Skills development for the space sector.

Project Scientists

Professor John Bridges

john bridgesProfessor John Bridges, Reader in Planetary Science, Space Research Centre, University of Leicester

John has worked at the Space Research Centre in the University of Leicester since 2007, researching and teaching undergraduates about the origin and evolution of the Solar System.  In particular, he studies the early Solar System and Mars.  He is also a member of the Mars Science Laboratory, HiRISE camera, ExoMars and the Stardust cometary sample return missions, as well as studying meteorites from Mars and asteroids.

For more information about John and his work, see his University of Leicester Biography.

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