Events

April 15, 2016
 

Events for April 2016

April 13-16Horizon 2020 EURO-CARES WP3 Meeting: Designing a European Extraterrestrial Sample Curation Facility, Vienna, Austria

April 14Colloquium: Time-dependent Global MHD Studies of the Solar Wind Interaction with Mars, Tucson, Ariz.

April 14Lecture: Stellar Forensics with Explosions – Supernovae, Gamma-Ray Bursts, and their Environments, Ithaca, N.Y.

April 14-15ESA Space Technology Workshop, Leeuwenhorst, The Netherlands

April 15Lecture: Volatile Reservoirs in the Outer Solar System, Houston, Texas

April 15Lecture: Astronomy From the Bottom of the Earth – Telescopes at the South Pole, Pasadena, Calif.

April 17-211st Mexican AstroCosmoStatistics School: Bayesian Inference for Cosmology, Leon, Mexico

April 17-22European Geosciences Union General Assembly 2016, Vienna, Austria

April 17-291st International School/Workshop on Crystallography for Space Sciences, Puebla, Mexico

April 18-19Conference: 11th Annual Military Space Situational Awareness, London, United Kingdom

April 18-192016 Land-Cover/Land-Use Change Spring Science Team Meeting, Bethesda, Md.

April 18-20Meeting: NASA Science Mission Extensions — Scientific Value, Policies, and Review Process, Washington, D.C.

April 18-2113th INTEGRAL/BART Workshop, Karlovy Vary, Czech Republic

April 18-224th Session of the Sant Cugat Forum on Astrophysics: Workshop on Young Solar Systems, Barcelona, Spain

April 18-22Conference: Star Clusters as Cosmic Laboratories for Astrophysics, Dynamics and Fundamental Physics, Bologna, Italy

April 19Colloquium: Mercury’s Complex Exosphere – What Have We Learned From MESSENGER?, Tucson, Ariz.

April 19-228th European Workshop on Thermal Protection Systems and Hot Structures, Noordwijk, The Netherlands

April 19-2426th International Conference Radioelektronika, Kosice, Slovakia

April 20Lecture: The Twisted Universe – Constraints on Parity Violation within the CMB, Mountain View, Calif.

April 20Colloquium: Particle Physics, the Large Hadron Collider, and Beyond, Greenbelt, Md.

April 20-21MuSLI Science Team Meeting, Bethesda, Md.

Apr 20-21 -[Apr 09] 3rd Fermi-Veritas-HAWC Meeting, Salt Lake City, Utah

April 20-224th High Level Forum on United Nations Global Geospatial Information, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

April 21Colloquium: The (Bio?)Geochemistry of Enceladus’ Ocean, Ithaca, N.Y.

April 21 & 22Lecture: CubeSats — Big Goals, Tiny Package, Pasadena, Calif.

April 21-22The Asteroid-Meteorite Connection Workshop, Los Angles, Calif.

April 22-24International Space Apps Challenge, Pasadena, Calif.

April 25Lecture: Special Collections — How Tucson Mapped the Way to the Moon and Planets, Tucson, Ariz.

April 25Webinar: SHERLOC — On the Trail of Potential Biosignatures on Mars

April 25Lecture: Cosmological Results from Planck, Ithaca, N.Y.

April 25-28Conference: From Star and Planet Formation to Early Life, Vilnius, Lithuania

April 25-28Workshop: What Shapes Galaxies?, Baltimore, Md.

April 25-282nd Workshop on Stratospheric Sulfur and its Role in Climate, Potsdam, Germany

April 25-28Defense and Aerospace Test and Telemetry Summit, National Harbor, Md.

April 25-29Annual NewCompStar Conference 2016, Istanbul, Turkey

April 25-3023rd Young Scientists’ Conference on Astronomy and Space Physics, Kyiv, Ukraine

April 26Lecture: The SOFIA Observatory – Revealing the Hidden Universe with Airborne Science, Mountain View, Calif.

April 26Lecture: Astrophysical Signatures of Axions, Trieste, Italy

April 26-27Space Studies Board Spring Meeting, Washington, D.C.

April 26-28CERES Spring 2016 Science Team Meeting, Hampton, Va.

April 26-28Event: Space 2.0, Silicon Valley, Calif.

April 26-29Conference: Escape of Lyman Fadiation from Galactic Labyrinths, Kolymbari, Crete, Greece

April 27Square Kilometre Array Industry Day, London, United Kingdom

April 27Lecture: Keeping an Eye on the Universe — The Hubble Servicing Missions, London, United Kingdom

April 27Lecture: From Outer Space to the Lab — Exploring Lunar and Asteroid Soils, Tucson, Ariz.

April 27-28Neutrino — Latin American Workshop, Batavia, Ill.

April 27-292016 AfriGEOSS Symposium: Earth Observations for the Africa We Want, Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe

April 28Lecture: Juno Mission at Jupiter Preview, Houston, Texas

April 28Lecture: The Baryon Content of Dark Matter Halos, Ithaca, N.Y.




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