NRAO Colloquium

Date: Fri. 31 Mar, 2017 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Duration: 1 Hour
Location: NRAO

Miquel Requena Torres of the University of Maryland will present the NRAO-Socorro colloquium. His talk is titled “SOFIA’s Eye is Watching the Galactic Center.” SOFIA has been flying above our heads for seven years to catch the photons that will never arrive on the planet’s surface. Torres will present all the new and old instruments on-board SOFIA, with special focus on the GREAT instrument. The new 4GREAT will continue the upgrades that brought UpGREAT to the instrument. During its life, SOFIA has been targeting the Galactic Center with not only GREAT, but with several of its instruments. He will review all the projects observed by the observatory and the new discoveries obtained. 11 a.m. in the auditorium of the Domenici Science Operations Center (NRAO). https://science.nrao.edu/facilities/vla/ctw/coll/fall2016

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