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Cosmology Short Course for Planetarium Staff
September 23 - 25, 2005

Big Bang & Beyond, 21st Century Cosmology

 
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Cosmology Short Course for Planetarium Staff:
Big Bang & Beyond, 21st Century Cosmology


September 23 - 25, 2005
at the University of Chicago & the Adler Planetarium & Astronomy Museum

Follow-Up Session: October 19 - 22, 2005
at the GLPA Meeting, Grand Rapids, MI

Who Should Attend: Planetarium and museum professionals who develop public programming and exhibits.

Application Deadline: July 1, 2005 (note: rolling admissions policy).

Preliminary Schedule

September 23 - 25, 2005


FRIDAY     SATURDAY     SUNDAY

FRIDAY: September 23, 2005

University of Chicago
8:00 AMCoffee and Welcome (R. Landsberg)
8:30 - 10:00 AMLecture: Overview (C. Pryke)
10:00 AMCoffee
10:30 AM - 12:00 PMLecture: Observations of Large Scale Structure (J. Frieman)
12 PMLunch
1:00 - 2:30 PMLecture: Simulations of Structure Formation (A. Kravtsov)
2:30 PMCoffee
3:00 PMBus to Adler Planetarium
3:30 PMSDSS/NVO Demo (M. SubbaRao)
4:30 - 6:00 PMParticipants Present Part I
6:00 - 8:00 PMDinner
SATURDAY: September 24, 2005
8:30 AMCoffee Question & Answer Session
9:00 - 10:30 AMCMB (W. Hu & D. Huterer)
10:30 AM - 1:00 PMParticipants Present Part II
11:30 AM - 1:00 PMInformal Lunch (Break-out Session continued)
1:00 - 2:30 PMLecture: CMB Observed (S.Meyer)
2:30 - 3:00 PMCoffee Q & A
3:00 - 6:00 PMCMB Experiments (J. Carlstrom, B. Winstein)
6:00 PMDinner/Social
SUNDAY: September 25, 2005
8:30 AMCoffee Q & A Session
9:00 - 10:00 AMLecture: Inflation (S. Dodelson)
10:00 AMCoffee
10:30 - 11:30 AMLecture: Dark Matter (Juan Collar)
11:30 AM - 12:30 PMLecture: Dark Energy (S. Carroll)
12:30 - 1:30 PMLunch
1:30 - 2:30 PMInformal Q & A; Close-out (S. Carroll)


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