BAA Meeting at RAL in September

The British Astronomical Association (BAA) is holding a weekend meeting at Rutherford Appleton Laboratories near Didcot between the 4th and the 6th of September. If you are interested in coming, please click Read More below for further details!

Programme for the Weekend

Friday Evening 19:00 – 22:00

Dr Chris North (University of Cardiff) - State of the Cosmos
Newbury Society members’ short talks

Saturday 09:30 – 17:45

Paul Eccleston (RAL) - Space Engineering and Instrumentation
Dr Emanuele Nardini (Keele University) - Winds and feedback from Active Galactic Nuclei
Dr Chris Pearson (RAL) - Herschel’s Incredibly Cool Universe
Dr Jackie Davies (RAL) - Observing the Sun from Space
Prof Andrew Taylor (University of Edinburgh) - Euclid, ESA's Dark Energy space mission

Sunday Morning 10:00 – 12:00

Tour of the new RAL Space National Space Integration Facility

Because of security requirements at the RAL site, anyone wishing to attend must pre-book. Bookings will close on the 26th of August. If you book and are not able to come, please let us know so we can let someone else take your place.

For further details on the event, please check the following 2 PDF documents:

RAL Booking Form & general details on the event and the hosts
Further information on the venue, accommodation, catering & directions to RAL