Asteroids & Remote Planets Section Meeting
Saturday 28th Sep 201922:00
The Asteroids & Remote Planets Section meeting for 2019 will be held at Clanfield Memorial Hall, Clanfield, Hampshire.
Doors open from 9:30 and the meeting will close around 17:20.
To be hosted by Hampshire Astronomical Group. This content of this meeting will be approximately 50% asteroids and 50% exoplanets.
Tea and coffee will be provided but attendees will need to purchase lunch in the local area or bring their own. There is a pub (“The Rising Sun”) less than 100 metres away, and two other pubs in opposite directions each about one kilometre from Clanfield Memorial Hall: heading East, “The Hampshire Hog” – a Fullers pub, and heading West, “The Bat and Ball”.
The meeting will be chaired by Richard Miles with the agenda as follows.
|10:15-10:45||Richard Miles||Asteroid Section status, future projects, mtgs (WWE section mtg, Exoplanet workshop|
|10:45-11:15||Peter Birtwhistle||Asteroids – subject TBC|
|11:45-12:30||Anastasia Kokori||ARIEL and amateur support for mission|
|13:30-14:00||Roger Dymock||Exoplanet Division status, future projects|
|14:00-14:30||Peta Bosley||Astrobiology, intro to, courses|
|14:30-15:00||Steve Futcher||Exoplanet projects – mentoring University of Portsmouth students|
|15:30-16:00||Tim Haymes||Asteroid occultations|
|16:00-16:30||Mark Salisbury||Exoplanet transit imaging|
|16:30-17:00||Martin Fowler||Exoplanet observations using the MicroObservatory Robotic Telescope Network|
|17:00-17:15||Richard Miles, Roger Dymock, Presenters||Questions and comments from attendees|
|17:15-17:20||Richard Miles||Closing comments|
Clanfield Memorial Hall, Clanfield, Hampshire, PO8 0RB
The prices are £3 for BAA members, members of affiliated societies and children under 16, and £5 for non-members.
Bookings for this meeting have now closed.