January 2014 HAD Meeting in Washington, DC
As it does most years, the Historical Astronomy Division will meet jointly with the American Astronomical Society in January 2014. All sessions will be held at the Gaylord National Resort and Convention Center,
201 Waterfront Street, National Harbor, Maryland, which is just outside Washington, DC. More information is available on the AAS website.
Make your plans now
- It is now too late to submit an abstract for an oral or poster paper, but you can submit a poster paper as a late submission until 1 December 2013. Poster papers will be up all day Monday. Be sure to list "74. History" as your category.
- Would you like to peruse abstracts submitted to previous HAD meetings? All are available.If you have not yet done so, be sure to register for the meeting. The registration fee increased on 13 September and will increase again on 14 November.
Highlights of the meeting will include
Sunday, 5 January
- 1:30–3:30 p.m. Special session I: “Origin of Structure and the Expanding Universe,” organized by Simon Mitton.
- 4:00–6:00 p.m. Special session: II “From Barnard's Star to the Kepler Mission: Searching for Low Mass Companions to Stars,” organized by David H. DeVorkin and Steve Dick.
Monday, 6 January
Tuesday, 7 January