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GREEN BANK STAR QUEST

KEY NOTE SPEAKERS FOR STAR QUEST XIV

Speakers for 2017: TO BE ANNOUNCED

But here are the speakers that were at the 2016 Star Quest.  We are now in the process accepting inquiries from and suggestions for speakers and instructors for the 2017 event.

Click on any keynote speaker to go to the BIO page

WEDNESDAY:  David Davisson - “SOFIA” 

THURSDAY:  Michelle Shinn -“Reaching for the Horizon - The Long Range Plan for Nuclear Physics”

FRIDAY: Mark Kochte -“New Horizons -The Adventure to Pluto and Beyond!”

SATURDAY:  Seth Shostak -“Looking for Aliens That Are Not Biological”

 

OTHER SPEAKERS PRESENTING AT STARQUEST:

Jimmie O’Dell Carroll (one of the original “Rocket Boys”) – “Rocket Building and Launching”

David Davisson – “Radio Jove” 

Pete Gentile – “Pulsars and Gravitational Waves”

Sue Ann Heatherly – “Introduction to Radio Astronomy”

Dave Holden – “Meteorites”

Brent Maynard – (Introductory and Intermediate Astrophotography)

“Using a DSLR and Telephoto Lens”

        “Detect an Exoplanet Using a DSLR and Telephoto Lens”

“Time Lapse Video and Processing”

Michael Rosolina – “Mars: Observing and Sketching the Red Planet”

Terry Trees – “Radio Astronomy for the Uninitiated”