College of Science

SEMINAR: Rolf Danner [Northrop Grumman]

The James Webb Space Telescope-Exploration Beyond the Mighty Hubble

May 24, 2013 4:00 PM to May 24, 2013 5:10 PM at Building 8, Room 241

Rolf Danner

Northrop Grumman

Dr. Rolf Danner, astronomer and senior scientists at Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems, will layout how NASA's James Webb Space Telescope will reach beyond the accomplishments of the Hubble Space Telescope. Come and hear how the science goals of JWST have led to an observatory design never before launched into space. Understand how all elements of the revolutionary architecture will allow astronomers to peer back further into the beginning of the universe than ever. See an in depth overview of the latest technical progress and a preview of what is left to be done before launch in 2018.

Refreshments at 3:50 PM. Seminar begins at 4:00 PM.
Building 8, Room 241
For further information, please call (909) 869-4014