Events

May 4, 2016
 

Events for May 2016

May 6-72nd EARSeL SIG LU/LC and NASA LCLUC Joint Workshop, Prague, Czech Republic

May 6-13International Virtual Observatory Alliance Interoperability Meeting, Cape Town, South Africa

May 9Lecture: Titan Cloud Modeling, Ithaca, N.Y.

May 9-11XMM-Newton 2016 Science Workshop: The Next Decade, Madrid, Spain

May 9-11Scientific Ballooning Technologies Workshop, Minneapolis, Minn.

May 9-12International Workshop on Multi facets of EoS and Clustering, Caen, France

May 9-13Living Planet Symposium 2016, Prague, Czech Republic

May 9-13ERC and Solvay Workshop: Holography for Black Holes and Cosmology, Brussels, Belgium

May 9-13International Virtual Observatory Alliance Interoperability Meeting, Cape Town, South Africa

May 9-13ESO/OPTICON School on the Use and Data Reduction of X-Shooter and KMOS, Garching, Germany

May 9-1318th LNF Spring School: Bruno Touschek in Nuclear, Subnuclear and Astroparticle Physics, Frascati, Italy, Frascati, Italy

May 9-1410th Spontaneous Workshop: Hot Topics in Modern Cosmology, Cargese, France

May 9-15Astronomy Week

May 10Lecture: But What About the Stellar Occultation Data of Pluto’s Atmosphere? Mountain View, Calif.

May 10-11Space Forum 2016, Luxembourg

May 10-12Data Systems In Aerospace Conference, Tallin, Estonia

May 10-13Conference: Earth Observation and Cryosphere Science 2016, Prague, Czech Republic

May 11Colloquium: The Martian — Science Fiction and Science Fact, Greenbelt, Md.

May 11-13Workshop: Use of Small Telescopes in the Giant Era, Poggio, Italy

May 11-132016 SKA workshop on Science Data Processing and High Performace Computing, Shanghai, China

May 12Lecture: Impact of UV on Characterizing Pale Blue Dots around Other Stars, Ithaca, N.Y.

May 12Lecture: Rocketplanes and the X-15, London, United Kingdom

May 12-13XMM-Newton Science Workshop: High-Resolution X-ray Spectroscopic Software and Tools, Villanueva de la Canada, Spain

May 12-13Workshop on Aspects of String Phenomenology and Cosmology, Trieste, Italy

May 13Royal Astronomical Society Ordinary Meeting, London, United Kingdom

May 13Meeting: Solar Flares — New Insights from the Lower Atmosphere, London, United Kingdom

May 13Meeting: Astrophysics and Astroparticle Physics in the CTA Era, London, United Kingdom

May 13Lecture: The Air We (Can’t) Breathe – A History of Air on Venus, Earth and Mars, Pasadena, Calif.

May 13-152nd Symposium of the Division for Physics of Fundamental Interactions of the Polish Physical Society: Collider Physics, Katowice, Poland

May 14Astronomy Day

May 14-1640th Johns Hopkins Workshop: The Theoretical and Experimental Frontier of Fundamental Interactions, Baltimore, Md.

May 16-174th Forum for New Leaders in Space Science, Irvine, Calif.

May 16-17International Symposium on Earth Observation for One Belt and One Road, Beijing, China

May 16-19Conference: Biosignature Preservation and Detection in Mars Analog Environments, Lake Tahoe, Nev.

May 16-199th Harvard-Smithsonian Conference on Theoretical Astrophysics: The Transient Sky, Cambridge, Mass.

May 16-20Workshop: Resolving Planet Formation in the Era of ALMA and Extreme AO, Santiago, Chile

May 16-20International Conference on Space Operations (SpaceOps 2016), Daejeon, Korea

May 16-2011th International Conference on High Energy Density Laboratory Astrophysics, Menlo Park, Calif.

May 16-20Communicating Astronomy with the Public Conference 2016, Medellin, Colombia

May 16-202016 SPARC Gravity Wave Symposium, State College, Penn.

May 16-207th Workshop on QCD at Cosmic Energies, Chalkida, Greece

May 16-27International School of Computational Astrophysics, Les Houches, France

May 17Webex Conference: Review of NASA’s Evidence Reports on Human Health Risks

May 17Lecture: Charon — Pluto’s Fascinating Moon from New Horizons, Mountain View, Calif.

May 17-18Australasia Satellite Forum 2016, Sydney, Australia

May 17-19The Humans to Mars Summit 2016, Washington, D.C.

May 17-19International Workshop About Comets in Honor of Hans Rickman, Meudon, France

May 17-1917th Astronautics Conference of the Canadian Aeronautics and Space Institute: International Cooperation Makes Space Work, Ottawa, Canada

May 17-195th International Workshop on Verification and Testing of Space Systems, Turin, Italy

May 17-20Conference: Static Metrics and Bartnik’s Quasi-Local Mass Conjecture, Tubingen, Germany

May 18-194th European Lunar Symposium, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

May 18-1968th Annual Meeting of the Rock Mountain Section of the Geological Society of America, Moscow, Idaho

May 18-20Workshop: Pulsars and their Environments, Meudon, France

May 18-208th International Association for the Advancement of Space Safety Conference: Safety First, Safety for All, Melbourne, Fla.

May 18-2235th Annual International Space Development Conference, San Juan, Puerto Rico

May 18-22United Nations/Russian Federation Workshop on the Applications of Global Navigation Satellite Systems, Krasnoyarsk, Russian Federation

May 1959th Session of the Committee on the Peaceful Uses of Outer Space, Vienna, Austria

May 19 & 20Lecture: Fire and Ice … and Methane — Exploring Mars and Titan Using Laboratory and Field Analogues on Earth, Pasadena, Calif.

May 19Lecture: The 2015-16 El Nino — Wind on the Water and the Weather on Mauna Kea, Kamuela, Hawaii

May 19-23AstroCats & RASC General Assembly, London, Canada

May 21Conference: The Higgs Boson & Beyond, Santa Barbara, Calif.




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