Dr. Caroline Simpson of FIU will talk about women in astronomy and STEM fields. Past women astronomers, and the future of gender in astronomy.
Dr. Webb will talk about the search for Earth-like planets around other stars.
End of semester star party featuring a NASA update by Dr. Webb, telescopes, munchies, and lots of astronomy.
Dr. Tigran Abrahamyan is interviewed by one of the premier Russian TV stations in the Stocker Astrosciece Spaceship Control room about the mis-understanding between NASA and astrologers!
Dr. Webb took his class notes for Extragalactic astrophysics and groomed then into a text book, and it was accepted for publication by the Instite of Physics, through the Morgan and Claypool publishers, and is publishing the advanced text as part of their Concise text series.
Chinese graduate students from Beijing Normal University works at the Stocker Astroscience center during the month of August.
Stocker AstroScience Center
Department of Physics
Florida International University
Modesto A. Maidique Campus
11200 SW 8th Street, CP 222
Miami, FL 33199
Phone: (305) 348-3964
Fax: (305) 348-6700