Nov 10

15th EAAE-IAU Astronomy Summer School in Germany

15th EAAE-IAU Astronomy Summer School
November 18rd - 20th 2010
Heidelberg, Germany

German SOFIA Institute (DSI)
House of astronomy (HdA)
European Association for Astronomy Education (EAAE)
International Astronomical Union (IAU)

EAAE launches the the 15th Summer School between November 18th  and November 20th. This SS will be held in Heidelberg in Germany.

The Summer School is for school teachers interested in astronomy, in particular in infrared astronomy and spectroscopy. The preliminary theme of this Summer School is spectroscopy for the school. General Lectures and Workshops will be presented by EAAE, IAU members and teachers with long experience. The objective of WS is to offer teachers very practical and didactic material which can be implemented at school. Observation sessions can be held during the Summer School depending on the weather. The goal is to introduce the participants into the basics of spectroscopy. The course will offer participants special visit to the Max-Planck-Institute of astronomy and the building of the House of astronomy - Heidelberg. The language of the Summer School is German.

Contact details:
Summer School chair: Cecilia Scorza (member of the EAAE and IAU) and
Olaf Fischer (Member EAAE and IAU)
e-mail: scorza@mpia.de

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