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AAS Kentucky Area Meeting
2017
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Additional to the regular meeting program, a public lecture is scheduled for Saturday April 8th at 6pm.

Morning Session I
 
09:00 - 09:05 G. Williger Welcome
09:05 - 09:20 G. Williger LSST Update
09:20 - 09:50 F. Kislat Studying Black Hole Accretion with X-ray Polarimetry
09:50 - 10:05 K. Zhang Diffuse Ionized Gas in Star-Froming Galaxies
10:05 - 10:20 B. Leist Multi-Wavelength Photometric Catalogs of Star Froming Galaxies at z~2
 
10:20 - 10:45 am Coffee Break
 
Morning Session II
 
10:45 - 11:00 B. Holwerda A Search for High Redshift Galaxies And An Accidential Galactic Survey of Dwarf Stars with Hubble
11:00 - 11:15 F. Guzman Fulgencio The Universe Lab: testing atomic physics with observations
11:15 - 11:30 D. Grupe Swift Catching Binary Black Hole in Outburst: The Story of OJ287
11:30 - 12:00 T. Pannuti Observations of Galactic and Extragalactic Supernova Remnants in the Modern Era
 
12:00 - 12:45pm Lunch Break
 
Afternoon Session I
 
12:45 - 13:00 N. De Lee Big Data and Exoplanets: The TESS Input Catalog
13:00 - 13:15 K. Desai Migration of Zero-mass Tracers in a Gravitationally Unstable Disk
13:15 - 13:45 M. Kuchner Citizen Science and Big Data
13:45 - 14:00 J. Allyn Smith The APSU Open CLuster Study Program
14:00 - 14:15 M. Ciocca From Laser Spectroscopy to Star Photometry: A journey
 
14:15 - 14:45 pm Coffee Break
 
Afternoon Session II
 
14:45 - 15:00 N. Duong Shape Modeling and Boulder Mapping of Asteriod 1992 UY4
15:00 - 15:15 J. Phfistner Getting to Know Us
15:15 - 15:30 D. Grupe Astro Courses
 
15:30 - 16:30pm wrap-up, votes, discussion of eclipse
 
 
 
Posters
 
M. Sencabaugh - High Altidue Ballooning and Solar Eclipse
E.J. Young - Directly imaging exoplanets in speckle-limited images