UK Space AgencyReserve Astronaut / Exploration Commercialisation

Dr Meganne Christian is Reserve Astronaut / Exploration Commercialisation Lead at the UK Space Agency, and member of the European Space Agency Astronaut Reserve. Dr Christian holds a Bachelor of Engineering and a PhD in Industrial Chemistry from the University of New South Wales in Sydney, Australia. From 2014 to 2023, she was a materials scientist at the National Research Council of Italy, investigating innovative materials for alternative energy and space applications. She has also undertaken two missions, including a winter-over, to Concordia Station in Antarctica where she was a research scientist in charge of atmospheric physics and meteorology.


International Astronautical Congress 2023

2-6 October 2023

Baku, Azerbaijan