NRAO Town Hall

217th American Astronomical Society Meeting
Seattle, WA
Tuesday, January 11, 2011 | 6:30 PM PST

This Town Hall will inform the AAS membership about the status of National Radio Astronomy Observatory (NRAO) science and science operations, observatory development and programs, and construction projects. The NRAO Town Hall will open with a reception that will be followed by brief presentations designed to update the membership regarding: (a) Early Science opportunities for the community with the Atacama Large Millimeter/submillimeter Array (ALMA) and the Expanded Very Large Array (EVLA); (b) science opportunities and development programs at the Green Bank Telescope (GBT) and the Very Long Baseline Array (VLBA); (c) recent science results from across the NRAO; and (d) technical development for the next generation of radio astronomy research facilities. The NRAO Town Hall will include at least 30 minutes for answering audience questions.

Presentations

You may download the presentations from the NRAO Town Hall below.

Title Speaker
NRAO in the Coming Decade: Exciting era for radio observations! Fred K. Y. Lo
ALMA: Early Science Opportunities & NAASC User Support Crystal Brogan
The Expanded Very Large Array: New Capabilities for Early Science Rick Perley