General Meetings Events

Astronomy & Spectroscopy

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Open to Public

Type: General Meetings

Keywords: Astronomy Spectroscopy

Held on: Jun 20, 2018 (Wed) at 07:30 PM to Jun 20, 2018 (Wed) at 09:00 PM

Speaker: Sarah Tuttle

Location: Physics/Astronomy Auditorium (PAA), Room A102, Seattle, Washington

Event Coordinator: Rayna C.T. Bauer

Lecture Content to be announced.

Shown in date descending order.

  • FEB
    17

    Taking the Temperature of the Universe

    Wed at 07:30 PM Open to Public

    Astronomy PhD student Phoebe Upton Sanderbeck will present about how measuring the temperature of the universe can help us understand its development. The intergalactic medium (IGM) is the network of gas ... more

  • DEC
    16

    Coloring the Universe

    Wed at 07:30 PM Open to Public

    Have you ever looked at the spectacular images from Hubble and other observatories and wondered if they were 'real'? Two coauthors of the new book "Coloring the Universe" will talk about the process of ... more

  • NOV
    18

    Astrophotography with a Large Dobsonian Telescope and Color CCD Camera

    Wed at 07:30 PM Open to Public

    Former SAS President Denis Janky is a long-time visual observer who has been dabbling with astrophotography since early 2014. He uses a Mallincam Universe color CCD camera with an Obsession dobsonian ... more

  • OCT
    21

    The Next Discovery Mission

    Wed at 07:30 PM Open to Public

    What do you think should be NASA's next destination for exploration of the Solar System: Venus, a metallic asteroid, or a tour of the Trojan asteroids? On September 30th, NASA announced the five finalists ... more

  • SEP
    16

    Alternative Rock(s): Plans for Finding Earth-like Exoplanets

    Wed at 07:30 PM Open to Public

    For the last two decades, planet searches have been largely designed to determine the number of planets in the galaxy and their sizes in a statistical sense. At present, a transition is underway towards ... more