2019 CHARA and NPOI Science Meeting
Lowell Observatory, Flagstaff, Arizona
March 18-20, 2019

Each year the scientists involved in the operations and science mission of the CHARA Array gather to exchange news and plans. This year the meeting will be organized in coordination with the Navy Precision Optical Interferometer and will be held at Lowell Observatory in Flagstaff, Arizona on March 18-20, 2019.  The meeting will include talks on recent advances in instrumentation and ongoing science programs. Our local host is Gerard van Belle. 

Tentative Program:

Monday March 18 09:00 - 17:00 Instrumentation, AO
    18:00 Welcome Reception
Tuesday March 19 09:00 - 17:00 Science Developments
Wednesday March 20 09:00 - 12:00 Future Plans
    14:00 - 16:00 Tour of NPOI, Anderson Mesa

There will be a reception in the evening on Monday, March 18th and a tour of NPOI in the afternoon on Wednesday, March 20th.

The number of participants is limited to 50.  Please follow the link below to register for the meeting and to submit a title for your talk.  The deadline for submitting a talk is Monday February 18th.


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