Huber Philipp, Mr.
ETH Zürich, Institut für Teilchen- und Astrophysik, Phase 3 - Domain C - Project 2
+41 44 632 38 13
|Please give us a personal quote or a quote of a famous person (e.g. of Albert Einstein) that describes you and your life/work.
|“Imagination will often carry us to worlds that never were, but without it we go nowhere.” – Carl Sagan
|Please describe your job in only one sentence and tell us what the most important goal of this work is.
|I am a PhD student working on the LIFE mission aiming to refine our current understanding of its science and instrumentation requirements.
|How did you get into this research/work field?
|I was always interested in astronomy and after doing my Bachelor’s thesis about exoplanets I wanted to stay in that field.
|What would be the greatest discovery you would like to see in your life time?
|Intelligent, extraterrestrial life in our cosmic neighbourhood.
|You work for the NCCR PlanetS. What do you think will the NCCR enable you to do you couldn’t do without it?
|Doing a PhD/research on my favorite topic in my own home town.