Friends of Ohio State Astronomy and Astrophysics - Autumn 2019 Event

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Artist's rendition of massive, luminous first-generation stars in the Universe which would form a cluster. (Credit: NAOJ)
October 19, 2019
10:30AM - 1:30PM
Location
Room 1005 Smith Laboratory

Date Range
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Welcome to our Autumn 2019 Event!

Please join the Friends of Ohio State Astronomy & Astrophysics (FOSAA) for our Autumn 2019 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 19, 2019

Session 1

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

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

Program:

Planetarium Show:

Apollo 11: Man's First Step Onto The Moon Presented by Prof. Wayne Schlingman

Featured Speakers:

Galaxies in the Radio Universe by Dr. Amy Sardone
Through the Deep Earth to Exoplanets by Prof. Wendy Panero
Biosignatures on Super-Earths by Prof. Ji Wang

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 was 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. Todd Thompson

Room 1005 Smith Laboratory Department of Astronomy astronomy@osu.edu America/New_York public
Description

Welcome to our Autumn 2019 Event!

Please join the Friends of Ohio State Astronomy & Astrophysics (FOSAA) for our Autumn 2019 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 19, 2019

Session 1

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

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

Program:

Planetarium Show:

Apollo 11: Man's First Step Onto The Moon Presented by Prof. Wayne Schlingman

Featured Speakers:

Galaxies in the Radio Universe by Dr. Amy Sardone
Through the Deep Earth to Exoplanets by Prof. Wendy Panero
Biosignatures on Super-Earths by Prof. Ji Wang

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 was 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. Todd Thompson