Field trip to Waco to view the Aircraft modifications
Update on Jupiter/Saturn Research by Tommy Greathouse
Update on SOFIA by John Lacy
Demonstrations with a Raytheon Control IR 2000B infrared camera by P J Smith and Dan Jaffe
UTopia Activities from McDonald Observatory by Brad Armosky
Video-conference with Capt. Charles George, United Airlines,
arranged by Doug Mar
A New Method of Searching for Planets by Nairn Baliber
Update on SOFIA and NASA policy by John Lacy
Observing at the NASA IRTF by Tommy Greathouse and Shay Holmes
Update on SOFIA by Jackie Davidson of NASA Ames Research Center
Demonstrations and Review of spectrometers built by the Astronomical Instrumentation class
Collimation of Dobsonian Telescopes
Building Dobsonian Telescopes
Instructions for building the telescopes
The 150 mm f/6.7 or f/8 mirrors and the 1.18 inch secondary
mirrors came from Orion.
The eyepieces were purchased from Surplus Shed.
The Telrads were purchased from McDonald Observatory Visitor Center.
See images of the building project here.
Review of EXES/SOFIA by John Lacy
Stellar Spectra by Chris Sneden
Gratings by Doug Mar
Last revised 4 August 2004