Events

November 19, 2012

Conferences and Symposia, December 2012

Dec. 2 – MAVEN Science Community Workshop, San Francisco, Calif.

http://lasp.colorado.edu/home/maven/2012/04/05/maven-science-community-workshop/

Dec. 3-4 – Annual International Conference on Geological and Earth Sciences, Singapore

www.geoearth.org/

Dec. 3-5 – Gluehwine Aarseth N-body Meeting in Bonn, Bonn, Germany

www.astro.uni-bonn.de/~sambaran/christmas_nbody2012.html

Dec. 3-7 – American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, San Francisco, Calif.

http://fallmeeting.agu.org/2012/

Dec. 3-8 – Symposium: New Trends of Radio Astronomy in the ALMA Era – The 30th Anniversary of Nobeyama Radio Observatory, Hakone, Japan

www.nro.nao.ac.jp/~nro30/Symposium2012/Welcome.html

Dec. 4 – Regional Meeting of the International Academy of Astronautics, Taipei, Taiwan

http://iaaweb.org/content/view/523/694/

Dec. 4-5 – Real Time Control for Adaptive Optics Workshop, Garching, Germany

www.eso.org/sci/meetings/2012/RTCWorkshop.html

Dec. 4-5 – Workshop on European Satellite Snow Monitoring Perspectives, Darmstadt, Germany

www.globsnow.info/snow_workshop_2012/index.php?page=Home

Dec. 4-6 – ATNF/AAO Bolton Symposium 2012, Sydney, Australia

www.atnf.csiro.au/research/conferences/2012/boltonsymp/

Dec. 5 – Lecture: The Last Men on the Moon, London, United Kingdom

www.bis-space.com/2012/10/03/7035/christmas-get-together-the-last-men-on-the-moon

Dec. 5-6 – 2012 Canadian Aerospace Summit, Ottawa, Canada

www.aiac.ca/summit/

Dec. 5-7 – Torus Workshop 2012, San Antonio, Texas

https://sites.google.com/site/torusworkshop2012/

Dec. 5-7 – 6th ESA Workshop on Satellite Navigation Technologies, Noordwijk, The Netherlands

www.congrexprojects.com/12c13/introduction

Dec. 6 & 7 – Lecture: GRAIL Unwraps the Moon, Pasadena, Calif.

www.jpl.nasa.gov/events/lectures_archive.cfm?year=2012&month=12

Dec.06-10 – American Geophysical Union 2012 Fall Meeting, San Francisco, Calif.

http://fallmeeting.agu.org/2012/

Dec. 9-14 – 6th TRR33 Winter School on Cosmology, Passo del Tonale, Italy

http://darkuniverse.uni-hd.de/view/Main/WinterSchool12

Dec. 10-11 – 2nd Australian Exoplanet Workshop, Canberra, Australia

http://astronomy.swin.edu.au/planets/home.html

Dec. 10-12 – Workshop: The Next Generation of Hemispheric Redshift Surveys and the Prospect for TAIPAIN, Sydney, Australia

http://physics.mq.edu.au/astronomy/workshop_2012/

Dec. 10-13 – 5th International Workshop on Astronomical X-Ray Optics, Prague, Czech Republic

http://axro.cz/axro12/

Dec. 10-17 – Winter School on Astronomical and Cosmological Surveys, Mumbai, India

www.icts.res.in/program/details/330/

Dec. 12-14 – Cosmological Radiative Transfer Comparison Project Workshop IV, Austin, Texas

www.as.utexas.edu/crtw12/

Dec. 12-14 – 2012 DOD Commercial SATCOM Users’ Workshop, Arlington, Va.

www.dodsatcom.com/ginfo.html

Dec. 12-15 – ALMA First Science Workshop, Santigao, Chile

https://sites.google.com/site/csqcd3/www.almaobservatory.org/en/announcements-events/402-alma-first-science-workshop

Dec. 12-15 – Conference: Compact Stars in the QCD Phase Diagram III, Guaruja, Brazil

https://sites.google.com/site/csqcd3/

Dec. 13-16 – Conference: From Jansky to Fermi 2012 – Variability of Blazars, Guangzhou, China

http://mvb.gzhu.edu.cn/

Dec. 15-20 – 26th Texas Symposium on Relativistic Astrophysics, Sao Paulo City, Brazil

www.das.inpe.br/texas2012sp/second_circular.php

Dec. 19 – Meeting: Human Spaceflight, Washington, D.C.

http://www8.nationalacademies.org/cp/meetingview.aspx?MeetingID=6348

Dec. 22-26 – 4th International Conference on Collective Motion in Nuclei under Extreme Conditions, Kanagawa, Japan

https://sites.google.com/a/cns.s.u-tokyo.ac.jp/comex4/

Dec. 28-31 – International Conference on Mathematical Sciences, Nagpur, India

www.icms2012.org/

 




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