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Astro On Tap-Seattle: Candid Cosmology!

May 29 @ 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM EDT

Free
Get excited for Astronomy on Tap at Bickerson’s Brewhouse in Ballard at 7pm!
This month we are featuring two AMAZING Graduate Students from UW to chat about their fields of cosmology!
Each FREE Astronomy on Tap event features accessible, engaging science presentations on topics ranging from planets to black holes to the beginning of the Universe. Most events have games and prizes to test and reward your new-found knowledge! There is always lots of time to ask questions and interact with the presenters and other scientists who inevitably stick around for the beer.
Be sure to follow us on Twitter (@AoTSeattle), Instagram (@aotseattle), TikTok (@astroontapseattle) and here on Facebook to get updates on future events!
Can’t make it to our event in person? Have no fear because you can always catch the live stream on our YouTube account or rewatch past favorites (https://www.youtube.com/@astronomyontapseattle2986/streams)!
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Speaker Bios:
John Franklin Crenshaw is a 5th year Physics PhD student at UW. He works on cosmology and galaxy evolution with the Vera Rubin Observatory, and is particularly interested in constraining fundamental physics using the large scale structure of the universe. Outside of work, he loves alpine climbing, backcountry skiing, and seeing movies at SIFF.
Hurum Maksora Tohfa is a first year astronomy PhD student at UW. Her research focuses on large scale structures and developing novel numerical techniques for better analyzing cosmological data. Outside of work, she likes painting and hiking.

Details

Date:
May 29
Time:
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM EDT
Cost:
Free
Website:
https://www.facebook.com/events/406883425552176

Organizer

Astronomy on Tap Seattle
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Venue

Bickersons Brewhouse (Ballard)
1514 NW Leary Way
Seattle, WA 98107 United States
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