07:00 pm - 08:30 pm
GUEST SPEAKER: Jonathan Arenberg, Chief Engineer, Space Science Missions, Northrup Grumman Aerospace Systems
ASTRONOMY TALK | Large space observatories are a foundation for scientific advancement.
This talk will explore the Chandra X-ray Observatory and the James Webb Space Telescope.
Their missions, designs, construction, and testing will be explained and discussed.
Some of the unique challenges for designing a large state-of-the-art observatory will be shared along with some key lessons.
FREE & OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
Jerry Nelson Conference Room
Located at the Keck Headquarters in Waimea (Kamuela)
65-1120 Mamalahoa Hwy.
Kamuela, HI 96743