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Science talks at the TMT Project Office.

2017 08 24: Radio interferometer Projects to TMT with quest for Planet. Speaker: Dr. Masao Saito

08.17.2017

Announcing the next talk about science and engineering related to the Thirty Meter Telescope - TMTS series (Thirty Minutes (for) Talking Science) Speaker: Dr. Masao Saito, TMT-J Telescope Group... more »

2017 05 12: Can TMT Image Habitable Planets? Speaker: Dr. Olivier Guyon, SCExAO Project Scientist

05.10.2017

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2017 03 27: China's Ambitions in Astronomy and Space Science, the TMT Perspective. Speaker: Prof. Richard de Grijs, Kavli Inst. for Astronomy and Astrophysics

03.21.2017

  Announcing the next talk about science and engineering related to the Thirty Meter Telescope - TMTS series (Thirty Minutes (for) Talking Science) Speaker: Prof. Richard de Grijs, Kavli... more »

2017 03 10: Overview and Construction Update of the LSST Observatory. Speaker: Dr. Chuck Claver (LSST Observatory).

03.02.2017

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2016 12 20: Super Vision needs a Super Map; A Road Map for the Generation of a Near-Infrared Guide Star Catalog for Thirty Meter Telescope Observations. Speaker: Dr. Smitha Subramanian, KIAA & IIA

12.01.2016

    Announcing the next talk about science and engineering related to the Thirty Meter Telescope - TMTS series (Thirty Minutes (for) Talking Science) Speaker: Dr. Smitha... more »

2016 10 27: Using a Large Telescope to See Small Things The Application of Fizeau Interferometry to the Study of Solar System Objects. Speaker: Dr. Al Conrad (LBTO)

10.01.2016

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2016 09 29: Ground based high contrast exploration of exoplanets and their formation site. Speaker: Dr. Julien Girard, SPHERE Support Scientist

09.27.2016

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2016 08 11: The Habitable Exoplanet Imaging Mission (HabEx) NASA Astrophysics Large Mission Concept. Speaker: Dr. Bertrand Menneson (JPL)

08.01.2016

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2016 06 02: Science in the Era of the LSST and the need for the Next Generation of Telescopes. Speaker: Dr. David Ciardi (NEXScI)

04.04.2016

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2016 03 31: Science with the TMT with an emphasis on Solar System Science. Speaker: Dr. Christophe Dumas (TMT Observatory Scientist)

03.01.2016

  Announcing the innaugural talk about science and engineering related to the Thirty Meter Telescope - TMTS series (Thirty Minutes (for) Talking Science) Speaker: Dr. Christophe Dumas... more »