2020 SARA Conference Tentative Schedule

Schedule

2020 SARA Eastern Conference

Draft 6-27-20 (Subject to Change)

 

 

Conference Time EST UTC-4
Germany Time UTC+2
UK Time UTC
EST UTC-4
MTN Time UTC-6
Pacific Time UTC-7

 

Day

EDT Time

UTC-4

Speaker

Title

Saturday

8-1-20

EDT 0800

UTC 1200

Rich Russel

Introduction and Opening Remarks

 

EDT 0810

UTC 1210

Ed Harfmann

Radio Astronomy Beginner Session

 

EDT 0920

UTC 1320

Charles Osborne

Beginner's Workshop / Things I Learned Along the Way

 

EDT 1000

UTC 1400

Steve Tzikas

20m Skynet robotic radio telescope

 

EDT 1030

UTC 1430

 

Raffle #1/ Break

 

EDT 1045

UTC 1445

Wolfgang Hermann

The Astropeiler Stockert 25-m Radio Telescope: Construction, Instrumentation and Capabilities

 

EDT 1145

UTC 1545

 

Lunch

 

EDT 1245

UTC 1645

Rich Russel

Introduction and Announcements

 

EDT 1300

UTC 1700

Dr. Paul M. Sutter

Keynote Speaker

 

EDT 1400

UTC 1800

 

Raffle #2/ Break

 

EDT 1415

UTC 1815

Peter East

Small Aperture Pulsar Detection

 

EDT 1500

UTC 1900

Rich Russel

 

Reducing Observations from the JVLA, ALMA, ATCA and EVLBI Radio-Telescope Archives

 

EDT 1545

UTC 1945

Tom Hagen

The LoFASM Project and the McMath-Hulbert Astronomical Society (MHAS)

 

EDT 1630

UTC 2030

Skip Crilly

Microwave SETI Geographically-spaced Synchronized Signal Detection System

 

EDT 1730

UTC 2130

 

Raffle #3/ Break for Dinner

 

EDT 1800

UTC 2200

 

Virtual Drakes Lounge

 

EDT 2000

UTC 2400

 

End of today’s Virtual Session

 

 

 

 

Sunday

8-2-20

EDT 1300

UTC 1700

Rich Russel

Announcements

 

EDT 1315

UTC 1715

Ken Redcap

Board Meeting Update /Election

 

EDT 1345

UTC 1745

Steve Tzikas

Section Updates

 

EDT 1400

UTC 1800

Keith Payea/ Debbie Sherrer

SuperSIDS Update

 

EDT 1445

UTC 1845

 

Raffle #4/ Break

 

EDT 1500

UTC 2245

Whitham Reeve

Important Celestial Radio Sources

 

EDT 1545

UTC 1945

Ray Uberecken

First DSES Pulsar captured on the 60-ft dish

 

EDT 1630

UTC 2030

Bruce Randall

Capacitors and the Radio Telescope

 

EDT 1715

UTC 2115

Kevin McManus

Hertzsprung-Russel Diagrams from Gaia Astrometry and Photometry

 

EDT 1800

UTC 2200

Kevin McManus

Python Tools for Astronomy: a Introductory Tutorial

 

EDT 1845

UTC 2245

 

Raffle #5 / Dinner/ Virtual Drake’s Lounge

 

EDT 2000

UTC 2400

 

End of Conference