Stars: Life and Death of the Universe
Friday 19:00 - 21:30Professor Lyndsay Fletcher (Glasgow) Living with a Star
Saturday 10:00 - 18:00Professor Paul A. Crowther (Sheffield) Birth, life and death of massive stars
Professor Nate Bastian (Liverpool John Moores) Stellar clusters and stellar populations
Dr Jacco van Loon (Keele) Stellar Ecology
Professor Bill Chaplin (Birmingham): Sounding stars and the search for other
worlds in our Galaxy
Dr Matt Darnley (Liverpool John Moores) Novae: (Brief) new life after stellar death
Sunday 10:00 - 13:00Visit to The OpTIC Centre, Saint Asaph, which designs and builds advanced optical systems.
Extra Activities - Friday Afternoon - St. Peter's Foucault PendulumA visit to St Peter’s Church to see a demonstration of the Foucault Pendulum.
This can be repeated on Sunday afternoon if required.
The conference will be held at:
The King's School, Vanbrugh Theatre, Wrexham Road Chester CH4 7QL.
Full details of the programme, location, costs and booking can be found on the British Astronomical Association website.