Lecture Series 2013-2014


 

Friday, October 4, 2013
Peter Mészáros
(John Marshall Memorial Lecture)
Penn State
“The highest energy cosmic ray messengers from the deep Universe”

 

Friday, November 1, 2013
John Gianforte
Blue Sky Observatory, Durham, NH
“Observing extrasolar planet transits with small aperture telescopes”

 

Friday, December 6, 2013
Jeremiah Ostriker
Columbia Univ.
“Heart of Darkness” 

 

Friday, January 3, 2014
Robert Nemiroff
Michigan Tech.
2013 Astronomy Picture of the Day

Do you want a prime seat for this AAA lecture?
Amateur Astronomer Association is pleased to announce we will be offering select, limited reserved seating for current AAA members for the Friday, January 3, 2014 AAA Lecture entitled Robert Nemiroff “2013 Astronomy Picture of the Day”. We will be happy to accommodate the first 50 AAA members who arrive. Historically, this lecture is ‘Standing Room Only’, so please arrive by 6:15 for reserved, prime seating.

 

Friday, February 7, 2014
Hector Arce
Yale Univ.
“A closer look at star and planet formation”

 

Friday, March 7, 2014
Alan Calder
SUNY Stony Brook
“Cosmic Candle Making with Type Ia Supernovae”

 

Friday, April 4, 2014
Kyle Cranmer
New York University
“The discovery of the Higgs boson and our evolving picture of the Universe”

 

Friday, May 2, 2014
Claudio Maccone
International Academy of Astronautics, Torino, Italy
“SETI, Evolution and Human History”