Saturday 15th Sep 201808:45

NEMETODE in conjunction with Dunsink Observatory Dublin will be running a workshop in Dunsink Observatory on Saturday 15th September. The event is completely free and open to all.

If you are in the UK (or further afield), you’re more than welcome to pop over for the day. The venue is just a few miles from Dublin Airport.

Below is a draft schedule – times subject to change slightly:

10:45: Registration
11:00: Meteor Camera Workshop (hardware and software) – William Stewart and Alex Pratt
12:30: Bring your own Picnic / Observatory Tour
13:30: BRAMS and Radio Meteor Zoo – Cis Verbeeck, International Meteor Organisation (via video link)
14:15: SCAMP / FRIPON Camera Network – Jim Rowe
14:45: Subject TBC – Apostolos Christou, Armagh Observatory
15:15: Asteroid Occultations – Alex Pratt
15:45: Meteor Spectroscopy – Bill Ward
16:15: Final Q&A and Conference Close

A public talk will be held on Friday night, details to be confirmed later.

Questions can be posted to the follow BAA forum thread or emails to Michael at the below email address.


Dunsink Observatory, Dunsink Lane, Castleknock, Dublin 15, D15 XR2R

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Booking Information

Entry is free and those interested in attending should email Michael O’Connell at michael [at] astroshot [dot] com.