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Registration open for The Asteroid-Meteorite Connection Workshop at UCLA

Registration open for The Asteroid-Meteorite Connection Workshop at UCLA

April 8, 2016

Registration for The iPLEX-hosted Asteroid-Meteorite Connection Workshop has been extended to April 15th! The workshop will feature an international cast of scientists researching asteroids, meteorites and comets using several methods with the hope of achieving a more complete understanding of the formation and evolution of planetesimals in the early SolarRegistration open for The Asteroid-Meteorite Connection Workshop at UCLA

Upcoming Events

July  2016
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Events on 07/01/16
  • 07/01/16 1:00pm
    JPL, 183-328
    JPL Mars Forum Seminar
    Speaker: Laura Kerber (JPL)
    Talk Title: Polygonal Ridge Networks on Mars -Calendar Link-
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Events on July 5, 2016
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  • 07/05/16 12:00pm
    Caltech, 162 South Mudd
    Caltech Yuk Lunch Seminar Series
    Speaker: Robert Zellem (JPL/Caltech)
    Talk title: Stellar Activity Impacts on Planetary Transit Spectra in the Infrared -Calendar Link-
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Events on 07/06/16
  • 07/06/16 2:00pm
    JPL, 183-328
    JPL Planetary Sciences Seminar
    Speaker: Britney Schmidt (Georgia Inst. of Tech.)
    Talk Title: TBD -Calendar Link-
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Events on 07/07/16
  • 07/07/16 11:00am
    JPL, 169-336
    JPL Astrophysics and Heliophysics/Space Physics Seminar
    Speaker: Andrea Isella (Rice Univ.)
    Talk Title: Ringed Disks Observed by ALMA: Implications for Planet Formation -Calendar Link-
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Events on 07/11/16
  • 07/11/16 12:00pm
    JPL, 183-328
    JPL Mars Forum
    Speaker: Mike Seibert (JPL)
    Talk Title: Human Mars Landing Sites, A Rover Engineer's Perspective -Calendar Link-
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Events on 07/15/16
  • 07/15/16 10:00am
    JPL, 183-328
    JPL Planetary Sciences Seminar
    Speaker: Francesca Scipioni (USRA - Lunar and Planetary Science Inst.)
    Talk Title: Space Weather in the Saturn System -Calendar Link-
  • 07/15/16 1:00pm
    JPL, 183-328
    JPL Mars Forum
    Speaker: Matthew Golombek (JPL)
    Talk Title: Selection of the InSight Landing Site -Calendar Link-
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Events on 07/18/16
  • 07/18/16 12:00pm
    JPL, 169-336
    JPL Astrophysics and Heliophysics/Space Physics Science Seminar
    Speaker: Franck Le Petit (Laboratory for Studies of Radiation and Matter in Astrophysics and Atmospheres)
    Talk Title: Some Challenges in the Simulation of the Physics and Chemistry of Photo-dissociation Regions -Calendar Link-
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Events on July 19, 2016
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  • 07/19/16 12:00pm
    Caltech, Room 162, 365 South Mudd
    Caltech Yuk Lunch Seminar Series
    Speaker: Renyu Hu (JPL)
    Talk Title: How to Detect Atmospheres of Exoplanets -Calendar Link-
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Events on 07/21/16
  • 07/21/16 11:00am
    JPL, 169-336
    JPL Astrophysics and Heliophysics/Space Physics Science Seminar
    Speaker: James Kasting (Pennsylvania State Univ.)
    Talk Title: Habitable Zones Around Stars and the Search for Extraterrestrial Life -Calendar Link-
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Events on 07/29/16
  • 07/29/16 1:00pm
    JPL, 183-328
    JPL Mars Forum Seminar
    Speaker: Abigail Fraeman (JPL)
    Talk Title: Exploring Lower Mount Sharp with Rovers and Orbiters -Calendar Link-
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