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Scoping out the answers
May 14, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm$6
Perth researchers are using innovative techniques to explore natural phenomena at both large and small scales. Join us with a $15 chicken curry & chips special at The Boston to explore telescopes and microscopes!
ASKAP: radio eyes on the sky in WA
Dr Minh Huynh (Senior Data Scientist/Research Astronomer, CSIRO)
The CSIRO is building the Australian Square Kilometre Array Pathfinder (ASKAP) in outback WA. This new radio telescope is testing innovative technologies as well as doing ground breaking astrophysics in the years before the SKA megascience project.
Little things – the microscopic world
Paul Rigby (Associate Professor, Microscopy and Biomedical Research, The University of Western Australia)
My presentation will showcase examples of research where the magic of microscopy has been used to reveal answers to complex biological questions.