Friends of Ohio State Astronomy and Astrophysics - Autumn 2018 Event

September 12, 2018
Saturday, October 27, 2018 - 10:30am to 1:30pm
TBA
Stars (NASA Hubble Space Telescope)

Welcome to our Autumn 2018 Event!

Please join the Friends of Ohio State Astronomy & Astrophysics (FOSAA) for our Autumn 2018 Event! This event will include an exciting show in the spectacular Arne Slettebak Planetarium and feature several short talks by Ohio State researchers, who will describe recent discoveries at the frontiers of their fields, at a level accessible to all! Following these presentations, an informal lunch with Ohio State faculty, postdoctoral researchers, and students will give you the chance to ask all of your questions about planets, stars, galaxies, and the universe, and to learn more about astronomy and astrophysics research at Ohio State.

Date: Saturday, October 27, 2018

Session 1 - Tickets Available starting Saturday 10/20 at 10am

10:30-11:20: Planetarium Show
11:30-12:30: Talks in Smith Lab
12:30-1:30: Lunch in the PRB Atrium

Session 2 - Tickets Available starting Saturday 10/20 at 10am

10:30-11:20: Talks in Smith Lab
11:30-12:30: Planetarium Show
12:30-1:30: Lunch in the PRB Atrium

Planetarium Show:

Origin of the Elements Created by Krisann Stephany

Featured Speakers:

The Hot Gaseous Halo of the Milky Way by Prof. Smita Mathur
Stellar Explosions by Dr. Tuguldur Sukhbold
Searching for Cold and Distant Planets by Dr. Matthew Penny

Location:

Planetarium Show: Arne Slettebak Planetarium, Room 5033 Smith Laboratory at 174 West 18th Avenue, Columbus, OH 43210.

Talks: Room 1005 Smith Laboratory at 174 West 18th Avenue, Columbus, OH 43210.

Lunch: Served in the Atrium of the Physics Research Building, across the street from Smith Lab.

Registration:

Registration for this event will be announced in mid-October via the FOSAA e-mail list.  If you or someone you know would like to be added to this list, please email Prof. Scott Gaudi.

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