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There's ample free car park on the campus.
Confirmed Traders for 2008
Saturday November 7th
Dame Jocelyn Bell-Burnell (Oxford)
Dr Monica Grady (OU/Nat. Hist. Museum)
Professor Mike Edmunds (Cardiff)
"The Antikythera Mechanism"
Dr Allan Chapman (Oxford)
Professor Alan Watson (Leeds)
'The Birth of Cosmic Ray Astronomy on the Argentine Pampa'
Astromeet 2008 Information
Saturday November 15th
Doors open at 9.00am
First talk at 10.00am sharp
Venue : The Clothworkers Hall and Foyer, School of Music, Leeds University
Ticket cost: £10
(reduced to £5 for under 18s and full time students on presentation of a valid student card)
Please note that due to host regulation, we will be able to provide only limited catering. We will provide a full list of local pubs/takeaways. Hot and cold drinks will be available on site.
10.00am - Prof. Fred Taylor - University of Oxford & JPL
‘The Atmosphere and Climate of Venus, and the European Venus Express Mission’
11.45am - Roger Pickard - BAA President & Director of the Variable Stars Section
'The Career of a Variable Star Observer'
2.00pm - Prof. Michael Cruise - University of Birmingham
FRED HOYLE LECTURE
'The Search for Gravity Waves'
3.45pm - Prof. Paola Caselli - University of Leeds
'From Interstellar Clouds to Planets: the Universal Factory'
5.20pm - Dr Allan Chapman - University of Oxford
'The Historical Relation of Astronomy and Astrology'
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