NOMAD spectrometer at the Mars Expo in the Euro Space Center (Redu)

NOMAD EPO


NOMAD EPO


10 March 2016

From beginning of March till end of August, a Mars Expo is organized in the Euro Space Center by the Belgian Institute for Space Aeronomy. The ExoMars 2016 mission, a joint endeavor between ESA and Roscosmos, will depart on March 14th 2016 to the Red Planet, carrying Belgian technology to perform pioneering science: the NOMAD spectrometer. NOMAD is a 3-channel spectrometer suite to conduct a spectroscopic survey of Mars' atmosphere in the UV, visible and IR spectral ranges, in search for traces of life. The exhibition was officially opened on March 10th.

TGO Launch Press Release

10 March 2016

To celebrate the successful launch of ExoMars Trace Gas Orbiter, a public presentation was held during the opening day of the exhibition. The full IASB-BIRA NOAD team was present, and answered the questions of the journalists.


To view the public presentation, click here.

 


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