Topics from meetings during the 2005-2006 School Year


May 6, 2006

Update on SOFIA by John Lacy

TEXES Observations of Ultracompact H II Regions by Qingfeng Zhu

Astronomical Instrumentation class projects by Casey Deen, Reggie Goodwin, Ian Roederer and Qingfeng Zhu

Stanford Spectrometers by Mary Kay Hemenway

Discussion of Monet telescope programs by Mary Kay Hemenway


April 1, 2006

Status report on SOFIA and TEXES Observing run at Gemini Observatory (Mauna Kea, Hawaii) by John Lacy

"The Expanding Universe" and "Long Ago and Far Away" by Sheila Kannappan

New programs for teachers and students at McDonald Observatory by Mary Kay Hemenway


February 11, 2006

Data reduction using ImageJ by Chris Sneden on images from the EXES McDonald Observatory Field Trip

Update on TEXES, EXES, and SOFIA by John Lacy via telephone from Gemini Observatory, Mauna Kea, Hawaii

Modeling the Universe Activities by Mary Kay Hemenway


December 10, 2005

Videoconference with John Lacy, Matt Richter and Tommy Greathouse at the IRTF, factiliated by Doug Mar

Galaxy Activities by Sheila Kappannan

Black Hole Activities by Brad Armosky


October 8, 2005

TEXES on Gemini, view of EXES dewer, and the Giant Magellan Telescope by Dan Jaffe

The Black Hole Encyclopedia and related activity by Brad Armosky


September 24, 2005

No program due to Hurricane Rita





























Last revised 8 May 2006