Events

December 4, 2015
 

Upcoming Events – December 2015

Dec. 4Lecture: The InSight Mission – Journey to the Center of Mars, Pasadena, Calif.

Dec. 4Galaxy Forum New York 2015, Scarsdale, N.Y.

Dec. 7Phobos and Deimos Webcast: Phobos as an Exploration Destination and Base for Mars Exploration

Dec. 7Online Seminar: The Ecological Physiology of Earth’s Second Oxygen Revolution

Dec. 7-811th Workshop on Applied Antineutrino Physics, Arlington, Va.

Dec. 7-9v-Dark 2015 Workshop, Munich, Germany

Dec. 7-10Conference: Cosmology and First Light, Paris, France

Dec. 7-108th International Workshop on Astronomical X-Ray Optics, Prague, Czech Republic

Dec. 7-11Workshop: Methane on Mars, Pasadena, Calif.

Dec. 7-11Conference: Gamma Rays and Dark Matter, Obergurgl, Austria

Dec. 7-1125th Workshop on General Relativity and Gravitation, Kyoto, Japan

Dec. 8Lecture: New Horizons — Journey to Pluto and Beyond, Washington, D.C.

Dec. 8Lecture: Pinpointing the Search for Life in Ancient Martian Hot Springs, Mountain View, Calif.

Dec. 8-9Space Resiliency Summit: Integrating Innovative Approaches For Space Control, Alexandria, Va.

Dec. 910th Annual Eilene Galloway Symposium, Critical Issues of Space Law, Washington, D.C.

Dec. 9Teleconference: Review of Progress Toward the Decadal Survey Vision in New Worlds, New Horizons in Astronomy and Astrophysics

Dec. 9Lecture: Supernovae, Tucson, Ariz.

Dec. 9-121st Symposium on Space Students Activities, Padova, Italy

Dec. 10Lectures: Explorare, Quo Vadis? Art, Philosophy, and Space Exploration, Brussels, Belgium

Dec. 11Royal Astronomical Society Ordinary Meeting, London, United Kingdom

Dec. 11Meeting: Cosmic Dust in Space and on the Earth — Interplanetary, Interstellar and Man-made, London, United Kingdom

Dec. 11Meeting: A Critical Assessment of Cluster Cosmology, London, United Kingdom

Dec. 12Astronomy and Astrophysics Midterm Assessment Symposium, Irvine, Calif.

Dec. 12Space Generation Advisory Council (SGAC) European Student Workshop 2015, Padova, Italy

Dec. 12-14Meeting: Review of Progress Toward the Decadal Survey Vision in New Worlds, New Horizons in Astronomy and Astrophysics, Irvine, Calif.

Dec. 13-18Texas Symposium on Relativistic Astrophysics 2015, Geneva, Switzerland

Dec. 14-16International Conference: Relativity and Geometry — In Memory of A. Lichnerowicz, Paris, France

Dec. 14-162015 IEEE International Conference on Wireless for Space and Extreme Environments, Orlando, Fla.

Dec. 14-1711th Pacific Rim Conference on Stellar Astrophysics: Physics and Chemistry of the Late Stages of Stellar Evolution, Hong Kong

Dec. 14-17Dark Matter Workshop, Cairo, Egypt

Dec. 14-182015 American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, San Francisco, Calif.

Dec. 14-18International Conference on Cosmology and Gravitation, Mohali, India

Dec. 14-18United Nations International Meeting on Global Navigation Satellite Systems, Vienna, Austria

Dec. 14-1811th International Workshop: Dark Side of the Universe 2015, Kyoto, Japan

Dec. 14-182nd LeCosPA International Symposium: Everything about Gravity, Taipei, Taiwan

Dec. 15Lecture: High Temperature Volcanism on Earth: Physical Volcanology, Mineralogy, and Geochemistry of Archean Komatiites, Mountain View, Calif.

Dec. 15-16International Symposium on Moon 2020-2030: A New Era of Coordinated Human and Robotic Exploration, Noordwijk, The Netherlands

Dec. 15-1711th International Conference on Microwaves Antenna Propagation & Remote Sensing, Jodhpur, India

Dec. 15-18M-th Aarseth N-body Meeting, Prague, Czech Republic

Dec. 15-20International Chemical Congress of Pacific Basin Societies, Honolulu, Hawaii

Dec. 16Meeting: Review of Progress Toward the Decadal Survey Vision in New Worlds, New Horizons in Astronomy and Astrophysics, Irvine, Calif.

Dec. 16-18Conference: Prospects in Neutrino Physics, London, United Kingdom

Dec. 16-1811th Annual DOD Commerial SATCOM Workshop, Arlington, Va.

Dec. 17-18Meeting: The Science of Science Communication: A Research Agenda, Washington, D.C.

Dec. 17-2910th Winter Workshop and School on Astroparticle Physics, Darjeeling, India

Dec. 18-19Conference: General Relativity 100 Years in Lisbon, Lisbon, Portugal

Dec. 19Griffith Observatory Star Party, Los Angeles, Calif.

Dec. 21-228th Black Holes Workshop, Lisbon, Portugal

Dec. 23Teleconference: Review of Progress Toward the Decadal Survey Vision in New Worlds, New Horizons in Astronomy and Astrophysics

Dec. 28-Jan. 833rd Winter School in Theoretical Physics: Exoplanets, Jerusalem, Israel

Dec. 31-Jan. 4String-Math Conference 2015, Hainan, China




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