Vernon Lecture: W.M. Keck Observatory: A Portal to the Universe

Modern astronomy has undergone explosive growth in its understanding of the universe over the past two decades, fueled by advanced new capabilities on the ground and in space. Join Director Lewis as he demonstrates how our understanding of some of the most fundamental and mysterious aspects of the cosmos is linked to the application of ideas, technology and people at the Keck Observatory – the largest optical/infrared telescopes on the planet.

Date: 
26 Sep 2018
Time: 
7:30pm
Location: 
Clayton Hall
Speaker: 
Hilton Lewis, Director of W.M.Keck Observatory in Hawaii
Host: 
Provencal