May Membership Seminars

May 06, 2016: May Membership Seminars

Novice Meeting: 7:00PM
Novice Meeting Topic: 
The Messier Catalogue: May Edition
Novice Meeting Speaker: 
Stephen Jones, Field Trip & Observing Chairperson
General Meeting: 8:00PM
General Meeting Topic: 
The Very Large Array Radio Observatory
General Meeting Speaker: 
Bill Spizziri
About the General Meeting Presentation


In 2010 Bill Spizzirri visited the VLA, a radio observatory in New Mexico
with 27 giant movable antennas. Bill explains what it is, how it works, why it's important.

He’ll also give a bit of radio astronomy history and will show his own up close
photographs & videos as well as videos provided by the observatory.

Parking and Directions (View Map)

Meetings are held in the Science & Research building at the University of Houston Main Campus. The novice meeting is in room 116, the general meeting is in room 117.

NOTE NEW PARKING INFORMATION: Parking is available in lot 15C. Refer to the Google Map below for directions. This parking is available from 6:30 p.m. until 10:00 p.m. on the Friday night of the HAS meeting.

This parking is free. If you get a notice from the UH campus police on the night of the meeting, call the UH Security office and let them know that this area has been made available on HAS meeting night by the Parking Department.


Map to Parking

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