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von Kármán Lecture - Spitzer: Final Voyage

Friday, January 24, 2020
7:00pm to 8:30pm
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Beckman Auditorium
Varoujan Gorjian, Spitzer Research Scientist, JPL,
Robert Hurt, Spitzer Visualization Scientist, IPAC, Caltech,
Suzanne Dodd, Former Spitzer Project Manager (2010-2016), JPL,
Joseph Hunt, Spitzer Project Manager (Current), JPL,
  • Public Event

The Spitzer Space Telescope has been observing the universe in infrared light for over 16 years. As the mission comes to a close, we'll take a look at some of the amazing highlights and the lasting legacy of this incredible observatory.

Von Kármán Lectures are presented twice monthly, once at JPL and once in Caltech's Beckman Auditorium, and are free and open to the public. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. Seating is available on a first-come, first-served basis.

Online registration via Eventbrite is requested for the von Kármán Lectures held at Caltech. There is no online registration for von Kármán Lectures held at JPL.


About the Series

The Theodore von Kármán Lecture Series, named after JPL's founder, and presented by JPL's Office of Communication and Education, brings the excitement of the space program's missions, instruments and other technologies to both JPL employees and the local community. Lectures take place twice per month, on consecutive Thursdays and Fridays. The Thursday lectures take place in JPL's Theodore von Kármán Auditorium and are streamed live via Ustream, and Friday lectures take place at Caltech. Both start at 7:00 p.m. Admission and parking are free for all lectures. No reservations are required, but seating is limited. Caltech manages JPL for NASA.

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