Astronomy

Astronomy Seminars are generally held on Friday afternoon from 4:10-5:30 P.M. in Room 3, Physics Hall. Special Seminars may be held at different times, so please check the event listings for complete details.

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Astronomy Seminar

Friday, 24th Oct 2014 @ 4:10 pm in 3 Physics
A 3D Maximum Likelihood Analysis for Detecting Very Extended Sources in VERITAS Data (Joshua Cardenzana, Iowa State University)

Planetarium Show

Friday, 24th Oct 2014 @ 6:30 pm in ISU Planetarium, Physics Hall
Are you curious about space? Do you wonder about what you can see in the night sky? If so, bring your questions and come to the ISU Planetarium to learn more. The first show, starting at 6:30 p.m. will be 20 minutes and for kids. Shows at 7 and 7:30 p.m. and are suitable for all ages. Tickets will be available at the door starting at 6:15 p.m. Seating is limited. Weather permitting there will be an outdoor observing session after the last show.

Planetarium Show

Friday, 24th Oct 2014 @ 7:00 pm in ISU Planetarium, Physics Hall
Join us for an evening under the stars!

Astronomy Seminar

Friday, 31st Oct 2014 @ 4:10 pm in 3 Physics
TBA (Alan Hulsebus, Iowa State University)

Astronomy Seminar

Friday, 7th Nov 2014 @ 4:10 pm in 3 Physics
Revealing stability in the instability strip: a mid-infrared period-luminosity relation for M4 (Jill Neeley, Iowa State University)

Astronomy Seminar

Friday, 14th Nov 2014 @ 4:10 pm in 3 Physics
Subject TBD (Dr. Charles Nelson, Drake University)

Planetarium Show

Friday, 14th Nov 2014 @ 7:00 pm in ISU Planetarium, Physics Hall
Join us for an evening under the stars!