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Outreach List

List likely incomplete

EXTENDED LIST OF OUTREACH ACTIVITIES

  • Invited speaker for a high school teacher professional development program, UT Austin, Fall 2017.

  • Invited speaker to the North Austin Science Alliance school, Austin, Texas, Fall 2017.

  • Participant in the "Adopt a Physicist" Program, sponsored through the American Institute of Physics, the National Science Foundation, and others, Fall 2017.

  • Astronomy on Tap, Austin, "Planet Formation: The Collective Power of Pebbles," Fall 2017.

  • Participant in the "Adopt a Physicist" Program, sponsored through the American Institute of Physics, the National Science Foundation, and others, Fall 2016.

  • Cal Day participant - UC Berkeley Astronomy Department, April 2016.

  • Invited Speaker, "Ending the Dark Ages: Forming the Universe's First Stars," San Francisco Amateur Astronomers, November 2015.

  • Invited Speaker, "Ending the Dark Ages: Forming the Universe's First Stars," Mount Diablo Astronomical Society, September 2015.

  • Discipline-Cluster Workshop Leader for physical science GSIs, UC Berkeley first-time GSI workshop, Jan 2015.

  • Cal Day participant - UC Berkeley Astronomy Department, April 2015.

  • Bay Area Science Festival Participant, UCB Astronomy Department, AT&T Park, November 2014.

  • Invited scientist speaker, Brentwood High School, California, September 2014.

  • Discipline-Cluster Workshop Leader for physical science GSIs, UC Berkeley first-time GSI workshop, Aug 2014.

  • Invited Speaker, "Star Formation," East Bay Astronomical Society, July 2014.

  • Cal Day participant - UC Berkeley Astronomy Department, April 2014.

  • Discipline-Cluster Workshop Leader for physical science GSIs, UC Berkeley first-time GSI workshop, Jan 2014.

  • Bay Area Science Festival Participant, UCB Astronomy Department, AT&T Park, November 2013.

  • Discipline-Cluster Workshop Leader for physical science GSIs, UC Berkeley first-time GSI workshop, Aug 2013.

  • Cal Day participant - UC Berkeley Astronomy Department, April 2013.

  • Discipline-Cluster Workshop Leader for physical science GSIs, UC Berkeley first-time GSI workshop, Jan 2013.

  • “How did the first stars form (and where are they)?”, Peninsula Astronomical Society, Foothill College, November 2012. 

  • Bay Area Science Festival Participant, UCB Astronomy Department, AT&T Park, November 2012.

  • Discipline-Cluster Workshop Leader for physical science GSIs, UC Berkeley first-time GSI workshop, Aug 2012.

  • Participant in 1000 Scientists in 1000 Days, Scientific American, 2012.

  • Cal Day participant - UC Berkeley Astronomy Department, April 2012.

  • Participant in This is What a Scientist Looks Like Project. February 2012.

  • Discipline-Cluster Workshop Leader for physical science GSIs, UC Berkeley first-time GSI workshop, Jan 2012.

  • Bay Area Science Festival Participant, UCB Astronomy Department, AT&T Park, November 2011.

  • “Bondi and Bondi-Hoyle Accretion in a Magnetized Plasma”, UC Berkeley Graduate Student, Postdoc Seminar, November 2011.

  • Project-ASTRO participant, 5th grade class scientist/astronomer, Richmond Schools, Richmond, California, 2011-2012 school year.

  • Discipline-Cluster Workshop Leader for physical science GSIs, UC Berkeley first-time GSI workshop, Aug 2011.

  • “Bondi and Bondi-Hoyle Accretion in a Magnetized Plasma”, Star Formation Conference, Taipei, June 2011.

  • Presenter with Francesca Fornasini at the Palomares Elementary School Science Expo, Castro Valley, California, May 2011. 

  • Cal Day participant - UC Berkeley Astronomy Department, April 2011.

  • Science Night, Hill Middle School, Novato, California, April 2011.

  • Invited astronomer for Cub Scout Pack 3 - Piedmont, California, January 2011. 

  • “The role of the Richardson number in protoplanetary disks”, UC Berkeley Graduate Student, Postdoc Seminar, September 2010.

  • Focus session leader on “Developing Lesson Plans”, UC Berkeley first-time GSI workshop, Aug 2010.

  • Presenter with Jeff Silverman at the Palomares Elementary School Science Expo, Castro Valley, California , May 2010.

  • Cal Day participant, UC Berkeley Astronomy Department, April 2010.

  • Invited as a “Local Astronomer” for a 6th-8th grade assembly, St. John’s Lutheran School, New Boston, Michigan, January 2010.

  • Cal Day participant, UC Berkeley Astronomy Department, April 2009.

  • Invited as an “Astronomy Expert” for a group of 2nd - 5th graders, Mission Learning Center, San Francisco, California, March 2009.

  • “Astronomy: A portrait through the ages”, Chabot Science Center, Oakland, California, October 2008.

  • “Achieving Roche densities in protoplanetary disks”, UC Berkeley Graduate Student, Postdoc Seminar, September 2008.

  • “How to build a Solar System”, Churchill College Conference on Everything, April 2008.

  • “How unique is our Solar System?”, Institute of Astronomy, University of Cambridge. Public Lecture Series, March 2008.