ADK Lecture Series - Galaxies and the Large Scale Structure of the Universe

Thursday, October 14 2021 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM [EDT]

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ADK Lecture Series - Aileen O'Donoghue Partial Approval - $5.00

All PSC and NCCC students may attend this lecture for free. Please call 518-327-6241 to register. If you are calling after work hours, please leave your name and the number of people in your party. All others are asked to purchase a ticket. Thank you.

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Thursday, October 14 2021 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM [EDT]

Galaxies and the Large Scale Structure of the Universe

Aileen A. O’Donoghue is the Henry Priest Professor of Physics at St. Lawrence University. She received an Associate of Arts degree at Colorado Mountain College that propelled her to earning her B.S. at Fort Lewis College and her M.S. and Ph.D. in Physics at the New Mexico Institute of Mining and TechnologyAileen’s research is primarily in radio astronomy and she has conducted observations with the Very Large Array and Arecibo radio telescopes. She has also observed dwarf galaxies in the visible band at the Vatican Advanced Technology Telescope and the optical spectra of stars using the 90” Bok telescope at Kitt Peak and the 1.5 m telescope at Cerro Tololo, Chile. She is currently a member of the ALFALFA undergraduate team conducing a blind spectral survey of the sky visible from the Arecibo Observatory cataloging clouds of neutral hydrogen.  Confusing?  Join us for an evening during which Dr. O’Donoghue will untangle some of her research for us.

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The PSC VIC is dedicated to fostering connections with nature for students, local residents, and regional visitors by providing outdoor recreation opportunities, experiential education programs, and year-round art exhibitions. Any day spent outside on our trails is a great day! Come early and enjoy a walk before the seminar.

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