About TED » TED Talks Partners » Intel » Erika DeBenedictis

Strategies for fuel-efficient space travel - Erika DeBenedictis at TED@Intel

Filmed Mar 2013 • Added Apr 2013


Erika is a junior at the California Institute of Technology, majoring in Computer Science. Her research focuses on the Interplanetary Transit network, and how it can be used to lower fuel requirements for space missions. She was the winner of the Intel Science Talent Search in 2010 for research in the area.

TED@Intel was a TED-curated event featuring a diverse group of speakers from across Intel's organization. Jointly produced by TED and Intel, the speakers shared ideas and visions about "Future in progress."

TED@Intel is an extension of TED Institute, which is an ongoing program designed to facilitate knowledge exchange between partner organizations and the larger TED community.