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NRAO Town Hall at the Seattle AAS Meeting

by Davis Murphy last modified Jan 20, 2015

Washington State Convention Center, Room 4C-3/4
Seattle, Washington
Tuesday, 6 January 2015, 6:30 - 8:30 pm PST


This Town Hall will inform the AAS membership about the status of National Radio Astronomy Observatory (NRAO) science and science operations, development programs, and construction projects. This Town Hall will open with a reception that will be followed by three presentations that will update the membership regarding: (a) construction at the Atacama Large Millimeter/submillimeter Array (ALMA); (b) science opportunities and development programs at ALMA, the Very Large Array (VLA), the Green Bank Telescope (GBT), and the Very Long Baseline Array (VLBA); (c) recent science results from across 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 discussion and answering audience questions.

Reception (45 minutes)

Presentations / Q&A (3 x 25 minutes)

Session organizer: Mark T. Adams