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Theodore von Kármán Lecture

Thursday, September 16, 2021
7:00pm to 8:30pm
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Instrumental: Engineers Who Make Science Possible
Janelle Wellons, Instrument Operations Systems Engineer, NASA/JPL,
  • Public Event

This lecture will be presented online only.

We'll sit down for a one-on-one with Janelle Wellons and discuss her upcoming work with the Multi-Angle Imager for Aerosols (MAIA), weaving together the challenges of the mission with her journey to JPL.

About the Series

The Theodore von Kármán Lecture Series, named after JPL's founder, and presented by JPL's Office of Communication and Education, brings the excitement of the space program's missions, instruments and other technologies to both JPL employees and the local community. Lectures normally take place twice per month, on consecutive Thursdays and Fridays. The Thursday lectures take place in JPL's Theodore von Kármán Auditorium and are streamed live via YouTube and Ustream, and Friday lectures take place at Caltech. Both start at 7:00 p.m. Pacific Time. Admission and parking are free for all lectures. No reservations are required, but seating is limited. Caltech manages JPL for NASA.

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For more information, please contact the Caltech Ticket Office by phone at 626-395-4652 or by email at [email protected] or visit JPL's lecture page.