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Mercury and Venus Section Meeting - York

Venue: Clements Hall, Nunthorpe Road, York, YO23 1BW (click to see map)
Date:
Saturday, 2020, May 2 (All day)

For information about booking for this meeting, click here.

This year's Mercury and Venus Section meeting will be held in York on Saturday, May 2nd

Programme:

Morning session
0945 Open and Registration
1015 Dr Paul G. Abel (Section Director) Welcome and introduction
1030 Mr Chris Hooker (Mercury Coordinator): How to image Mercury
1130 Dr Adrian Martindale (University of Leicester, ESA BepiColombo): Mission to Mercury

1230-1400 Lunch

Afternoon Session

1400 Prof David Rothery (Open University): The Volcanoes of Venus
1445 Dr David Arditti (BAA Equipment & Techniques): Imaging Venus in the IR
1530 Afternoon Tea and Coffee
1600 Mr Pete Lawrence (BBC Sky at Night): Imaging Venus in UV
1645 Mr Damian Peach: Robotic Telescopes for Planetary Observing
1715 Finish and close.

Booking information

Entry is free and there is no need to book in advance.

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