Los Angeles, CA

Astronomy on Tap Los Angeles is hosted at Der Wolfskopf in Pasadena one Monday each month.  Each event features informal talks by researchers from Caltech, NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Carnegie Institute of Washington, The Planetary Society, UCLA, Pasadena City College, Griffith Observatory, and more.  We also hold astronomy-themed pub trivia with prizes.

AoT LA is organized by Dr. Cameron Hummels.  For more information about our AoT schedule and related public astronomy events in LA, see our twitter feed, facebook page, instagram page, and/or our website.  To see photos and video of our previous events, check out our Flickr page, and YouTube channel.

Events

#60, November 23, 2020 (Announcement, Video)  Virtual

Hosts: Dr. Cameron Hummels, Dr. Calen Henderson

Speakers: Dr. Casey Honniball, Kishalay De

#59, October 26, 2020 (Announcement, Video)  Virtual

Hosts: Dr. Cameron Hummels, Dr. Calen Henderson

Speakers: Briley Lewis, Chris Bochenek

#58, September 28, 2020 (Announcement, Video)  Virtual

Hosts: Dr. Cameron Hummels, Dr. Calen Henderson

Speakers: Dr. Jackie Faherty, Dr. Konstantin Batygin

#57, August 17, 2020 (Announcement, Video)  Virtual

Hosts: Dr. Cameron Hummels, Dr. Calen Henderson

Speakers: Dr. Alexander Ji, Dr. Brittany Kamai

#56, July 20, 2020 (Announcement, Video)  Virtual

Hosts: Dr. Cameron Hummels, Dr. Calen Henderson

Speakers: Dr. Alistair Hayden, Dr. Nina Lanza

#55, June 22, 2020 (Announcement, Video)  Virtual

Hosts: Dr. Cameron Hummels, Dr. Calen Henderson

Speakers: Dr. Paz Beniamini, Dr. Arya Udry

#54, May 18, 2020 (Announcement, Video)  Virtual

Hosts: Dr. Cameron Hummels, Dr. Calen Henderson

Speakers: Dr. Virginie Faramaz, Dr. Reinier Janssen

#53, April 20, 2020 (Announcement, Video)  Virtual

Host: Dr. Cameron Hummels

Speakers: Dr. Jessica Spake, Dr. Matt Orr

#52, March 9, 2020 (Announcement, Photos)

Host: Dr. Cameron Hummels

Speakers: Dr. Ilaria Caiazzo, Donal O’Sullivan

#51, February 10, 2020 (Announcement, Photos)

Host: Dr. Cameron Hummels

Speakers: Rachel Theios, Dr. Men-Andrin Meier

#50, January 20, 2020 (Announcement, Photos)

Host: Dr. Calen Henderson

Speakers: Dr. Sean Carey, Dr. Tiffany Kataria, Kaew Tinyanont

#49, December 16, 2019 (Announcement, Photos)

Host: Dr. Cameron Hummels

Speakers: Dr. Andrew Emerick, Jackie Pezzato

#48, November 18, 2019 (Announcement, Photos)

Host: Dr. Calen Henderson

Speakers: Nicole Wallack, Michael Zhang

#47, October 21, 2019 (Announcement, Photos)

Host: Shreyas Vissapragada

Speakers: Alistair Hayden, Dr. Laura Kerber

#46, September 16, 2019 (Announcement, Photos)

Host: Dr. Calen Henderson

Speakers: Guy Nir, Dr. Varoujan Gorjian

#45, August 19, 2019 (Announcement, Photos)

Host: Nitika Yadlapalli

Speakers: Dr. Agnes Ferté, Jason Achilles

#44, July 22, 2019 (Announcement, Photos)

Host: Dr. Calen Henderson

Speakers: Dr. Simon Lock, Dr. Amruta Jaodand

#43, June 24, 2019 (Announcement, Photos) – Westside

Host: Dr. Cameron Hummels

Speakers: Dr. Nathan Whitehorn, Briley Lewis

#42, June 17, 2019 (Announcement, Photos)

Host: Dr. Calen Henderson

Speakers: Dr. Allison Strom, Nitika Yadlapalli

#41, May 20, 2019 (Announcement, Photos)

Host: Dr. Cameron Hummels

Speakers: Cecilia Sanders, Lee Rosenthal

#40, April 24, 2019 (Announcement, Photos) – Bishop

Host: Dr. Cameron Hummels

Speakers: Dr. Mark Hodges, Dr. Cameron Hummels

#39, April 22, 2019 (Announcement, Photos)

Host: Dr. Calen Henderson

Speakers: Matt Giesler, Dr. Shea Garrison-Kimmel

#38, March 25, 2019 (Announcement, Photos)

Host: Dr. Cameron Hummels

Speakers: Vijay Varma, Liz Landau

#37, February 25, 2019 (en español) (Announcement, Photos)

Host: Dr. Albert Izard

Speakers: Dr. Lluis Mas Ribas, Dr. Laura Sales

#36, January 28, 2019 (Announcement, Photos)

Host: Dr. Cameron Hummels

Speakers: Dr. Marie Ygouf, Shreyas Vissapragada

#35, December 3, 2018 (Announcement, Photos)

Host: Dr. Calen Henderson

Speakers: Dr. Abby Crites, Dr. Max Millar-Blanchaer

#34, November 5, 2018 (Announcement, Photos)

Host: Dr. Cameron Hummels

Speakers: Kathryn Plant, Dr. Cameron Hummels

#33, October 1, 2018 (Announcement, Photos)

Host: Dr. Cameron Hummels

Speakers: Dr. Vanessa Bailey, Dr. Greg Salvesen

#32, August 27, 2018 (Announcement, Photos)

Host: Dr. Calen Henderson

Speakers: Dr. Rob Zellem, Dr. Arpita Roy

#31, August 6, 2018 (Announcement, Photos)

Host: Rebecca Larson

Speakers: Estevan Guzman, Emily Lakdawalla

#30, July 17, 2018 (Announcement, Photos)

Host: Dr. Calen Henderson

Speakers: Rebecca Larson, Dr. Jim Bell

#29, July 16, 2018 (Announcement, Photos)

Host: Dr. Cameron Hummels

Speakers: Dillon Dong, Sarah Blunt

#28, June 4, 2018 (Announcement, Photos)

Host: Dr. Cameron Hummels

Speakers: Dr. Decker French, Dr. Bruce Betts

#27, May 7, 2018 (Announcement, Photos)

Host: Dr. Cameron Hummels

Speakers: Gina Duggan, Dr. Maria Drout

#26, April 9, 2018 (Announcement, Photos)

Host: Dr. Calen Henderson

Speakers: Mike Grudic, Dr. Christine Corbett Moran

#25, March 19, 2018 (Announcement, Photos)

Host: Dr. Rahul Patel

Speakers: Dr. Jono Squire, Dr. Vikram Ravi

#24, February 12, 2018 (Announcement, Photos)

Host: Dr. Cameron Hummels

Speakers: Harriet Brettle, Dr. Jim Fuller, Dr. Elizabeth Tasker

#23, January 15, 2018 (Announcement, Photos)

Host: Dr. Cameron Hummels

Speakers: Mia de los Reyes, Dr. Stephen Taylor

#22, December 4, 2017 (Announcement, Photos)

Host: Dr. Jessie Christiansen

Speakers: Dr. Jeff Rich, Dr. Katey Alatelo

#21, November 6, 2017 (Announcement, Photos)

Host: Dr. Cameron Hummels

Speakers: Dr. Cindy Hunt, Dr. Andrés Plazas Malagón

#20, October 23, 2017 (Announcement, Photos)

Host: Dr. Cameron Hummels

Speakers: Dr. Jameson Rollins, Dr. Nadia Blagorodnova

#19, October 9, 2017 (Announcement, Photos)

Featured in Documentary: Behind the Curve

Host: Dr. Calen Henderson

Speakers: Dr. Erika Hamden, Lamar Glover

#18, September 11, 2017 (Announcement, Photos)

Host: Dr. Cameron Hummels

Speakers: Dr. Anders Thygesen, Dr. Coral Wheeler

#17, July 31, 2017 (Announcement, Photos)

Host: Dr. Cameron Hummels

Speakers: Dr. Tiffany Meshkat, Dr. Harish Vedantham

#16, July 3, 2017 (Announcement, Photos)

Host: Dr. Rahul Patel

Speakers: Elena Murchikova, Dr. Erik Petigura

#15, June 12, 2017 (Announcement, Photos)

Host: Dr. Cameron Hummels

Speakers: Dr. Marianne Heida, Ron Tso

#14, May 15, 2017 (Announcement, Photos)

Host: Dr. Cameron Hummels

Speakers: Dr. Leo SteinDr. Courtney Dressing

#13, April 17, 2017 (Announcement, Photos)

Host: Dr. Cameron Hummels

Speakers: Maria OkounkovaDr. Devin Silvia

#12, March 13, 2017 (Announcement, Photos)

Host: Dr. Calen Henderson

Speakers: Dr. Jorge Moreno, Dr. Rachael Livermore

#11, February 13, 2017 (Announcement, Photos)

Host: Dr. Cameron Hummels

Speakers: Anna Ho, Dr. Louis Abramson

#10, January 23, 2017 (Announcement, Photos)

Host: Dr. Rahul PatelDr. Ricky Nilsson

Speakers: Dr. Johanna TeskeDr. Adric Riedel

#9, December 12, 2016 (Announcement, Photos)

Host: Dr. Cameron Hummels

Speakers: Dr. Jordan MirochaDr. Ivanna Escala

#8, November 21, 2016 (Announcement, Photos)

Host: Dr. Cameron Hummels

Speakers: Dr. Ricky Nilsson, Hannalore Gerling-Dunsmore

#7, October 19th, 2016 (Announcement, Photos)

Host: Dr. Cameron Hummels

Speakers: Denise SchmitzDr. James Ashley

#6, October 18th, 2016 (Announcement, Photos)

Host: Dr. Cameron Hummels

Speakers: Dr. Alex UrbanDr. Eric Bellm

#5, October 17th, 2016 (Announcement, Photos)

Host: Dr. Cameron Hummels

Speakers: Dr. Astrid LambertsDr. Ji Wang

#4, September 26th, 2016 (Announcement, Photos)

Host: Dr. Rahul Patel

Speakers: Dr. Andreas FaisstDr. Ragnhild Lunnan

#3, August 22nd, 2016 (Announcement, Photos)

Host: Dr. Cameron Hummels

Speakers: Dr. Marja Seidel, Dr. Calen Henderson

#2, July 25th, 2016 (Announcement, Photos)

Host: Dr. Cameron Hummels

Speakers: Dr. Rachael Beaton, Dr. Rahul Patel

#1, June 20th, 2016 (Announcement, Photos)

Host: Dr. Cameron Hummels

Speaker: Dr. Jessie Christiansen