Embassy of Portugal in Russia

Ministry of Foreign Affairs

Portuguese Scientist Awarded by the Commission for Space Research and Russian Academy of Science

frederico franciscoResearcher Frederico Francisco of the Center of Physics of Oporto was awarded the Zeldovich Medal 2018 by the Commission for Space Research (COSPAR) and Russian Academy of Science for his contribution in solving the problem of anomalous acceleration of the Pioneer probes and for the estimate of the acceleration of thermal origin that confirmed the gravitational experience of the Cassini spacecraft on its voyage to Saturn’s moon Titan.

For more information: http://dfa.fc.up.pt/departamento/noticias/frederico-francisco-ganha-medalha-zeldovich-2018

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