A lifelong fascination with planets

April 12, 2017 - by ETH Zurich

Watching Star Trek as a child first inspired Judit Szulágyi’s fascination with planets and galaxies. Today Forbes ranks the astrophysicist at ETH Zurich among Europe’s 30 most influential scientists under the age of 30. Watch as she explains how she uses supercomputer simulations conducted at CSCS to research the birth of giant planets – and how she decided on this career path in the first place.