Lecture Series 2009-2010


Friday, October 2, 2009
Michael Way
Goddard Institute for Space Studies
“100 Years of Cosmology: From Spiral Nebulae to the Cosmic Microwave Background”


Friday, November 6, 2009
(John Marshall Memorial Lecture)
Alan Guth
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
“Inflationary Cosmology:  Is Our Universe Part of a Multiverse?”


Friday, December 4, 2009
Charles Baltay
Yale University
“Exploring the Dark Side of the Universe: Accelerating Universes, Dark Matter, Dark Energy, and All That”


Friday, January 8, 2010
Jerry Bonnell
National Aeronautics and Space Administration; Astronomy Picture of the Day
“Astronomy Picture of the Day: 2009”


Friday, February 5, 2010
Arlin Crotts
Columbia University
“Liquid Mirror Telescopes are Looking Up”


Friday, March 5, 2010
John Gianforte
Blue Sky Observatory
“In the Footsteps of the Master: Discovering the Contributions of Galileo”


Friday, April 9, 2010
Glennys Farrar
New York University
“High Energy Astrophysics with a Neutrino Telescope in NYC”


Friday, May 7, 2010
Ruben Kier
Advanced Radiology Consultants
“Best Targets for Amateur Astrophotography and What They Reveal About Our Universe”