UK/Ireland National Astronomy Meeting Dublin 8-11
2nd ANNOUNCEMENT: NATIONAL ASTRONOMY MEETING 2003
The UK/Ireland National Astronomy Meeting (NAM) 2003 in Dublin Castle begins at 9 a.m. on Tuesday 8th April and runs through to 4.00 p.m. on Friday the 11th of April. A linked Solar Physics meeting is running in parallel, commences on Monday 7th April when sessions will be in Trinity College. The organisers are expecting a record attendance, in excess of 500.
PRESS NOTICES AND ABSTRACTS
Media requiring access to that page should contact Jacqueline Mitton or Peter Bond for the password.
THE FULL CONTENT OF EACH PRESS NOTICES IS EMBARGOED UNTIL 00.01 A.M. ON THE DAY OF RELEASE. There will be releases on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday.
Short scientific abstracts of the selected newsworthy presentations are already on the web page above through the password-protected link in red "Embargoed Press Notices". Full press notices will be posted here as they become available.
Our selected highlights include work on black holes and gamma-ray bursts, cosmology and remote galaxies, X-ray pulsars, possibly the coolest supergiant star, space weather, asteroids, and archeoastronomy in Ireland.
CONTACTNational Astronomy Meeting Press Room phones (8 -11 April only):+353 (1) 677 7608 +353 (1) 677 7683FAX +353 (1) 677 7566
The NAM web site is at http://star.arm.ac.uk/nam2003/
Date: 26 March 2003
Issued by Jacqueline Mitton and Peter Bond, RAS Press Officer.