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Location: Observatoire de Paris, historic Perrault building, Cassini Hall, France

Ecole Internationale d’Astrophysique Daniel Chalonge Summer Open Session of Scientific Culture

Ecole Internationale d’Astrophysique Daniel Chalonge
Summer Open Session of Scientific Culture
Friday 27 July 2012 , Observatoire de Paris, historic Perrault building, Cassini Hall

The summer open session of scientific culture 2012 of the Chalonge School in the framework of the 16th Paris Cosmology Colloquium will host the awarded cosmologists of the Nobel prize of Physics 2006, 2011 and awarded of the Daniel Chalonge Medal, and the ESA astronaut Michel Tognini, Brigadier General in the French Air Force.

The Session will take place on Friday 27 July from 15h45 to 20h in the Cassini Hall, in the historic Perrault building. The welcome will take place in the Great Gallery.

Programme: John Mather, George Smoot, Brian Schmidt, Michel Tognini and the Chalonge Medal Award 2012.

Exhibitions: “21 years of activity of the Chalonge School: The golden days of Astrofundamental physics:”.

“High Mountain Scientific Stations and Observatories: Past, present and future”.

And the Paris Observatory exhibition “From Jean-Dominique Cassini (1625-1712) to the spacecraft Cassini-Huyggens”

http://chalonge.obspm.fr/Programme2012.html

With compliments and kind regards

Norma G. Sanchez, Hector J. de Vega

http//chalonge.obspm.fr