Session List



Session 1. HAD I - Special Palomar Session

Division, Oral, Sunday, Bus Departs from Hotel 9:00am, Palomar

1.01 HAD I, Introduction
R. Angione (SDSU), B. Brucato (Caltech)
1.02 Big Telescopes, Theoretical Physics, and the Advance of Astronomy, 1910-1950
K. Hufbauer (U. California, Irvine)
1.03 George Ellery Hale, Caltech Astrophysics, And the Hale 200-inch Telescope, 1920-1948
D. E. Osterbrock (UCO/Lick Obs., UCSC)
1.04 The Future of Palomar
S. G. Djorgovski (Caltech)

Session 2. Job Hunting Skills & Career Resources

Employment, Oral, Sunday, 1:00-4:00, 6:00-9:00pm, Committee

*Separate registration required.
2.01 Job Hunting, Introduction
E. Goldin, S. Stringer (AIP)

Session 3. Astronomy Teachers' Workshop I

Education, Oral, Sunday, 1:00-4:30pm, Sunrise

3.01 Hands-on Astronomy in the Classroom: Good Teaching Ideas for Middle School, High School and Introductory College Teachers
D. Duncan (U. Chicago), A. Fraknoi, M. Bennett (ASP)

Session 4. Observing Optical Transients - Sharing Data and Techniques

Extra, Oral, Sunday, 3:00-5:00pm, Adobe/El Camino

4.01 Optical Transients, Introduction
C. Akerlof (U. Michigan)