Dr Melanie Windridge is a plasma physicist, lecturer and writer with a taste for adventure. Do we really understand the Aurora? Her talk brings together space, place and science in style, and her new book Aurora describes a journey through the Arctic Circle, culminating in a spectacular solar eclipse, whilst exploring the mysteries of the Northern Lights. Age 11+
Dr Melanie Windridge is a plasma physicist, lecturer, writer… with a taste for adventure. She has a PhD in fusion energy from Imperial College London and is Business Development Manager for fusion start-up Tokamak Energy. She also works in education with the Ogden Trust, Anturus and Your Life. Melanie loves the mountains and believes science and exploration go hand in hand.