Swati Mohan monitoring the Perseverance rover mission at Nasa's Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena, California. Photo: EPA-EFE
Swati Mohan monitoring the Perseverance rover mission at Nasa's Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena, California. Photo: EPA-EFE
Space

Like Nasa’s Swati Mohan, India’s women scientists are breaking barriers in space exploration

  • The 38-year-old Mohan marked a personal and professional high when she landed the Perseverance rover on Mars
  • She is among a group of Indian women who have found successful careers in space science, including Tessy Thomas, Ritu Karidhal Srivastava and Muthayya Vanitha

Swati Mohan monitoring the Perseverance rover mission at Nasa's Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena, California. Photo: EPA-EFE
Swati Mohan monitoring the Perseverance rover mission at Nasa's Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena, California. Photo: EPA-EFE
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