Workshops

2017 Scientific Detector Workshop

Sun 24 Sep 2017
Fri 29 Sep 2017
Location:

Space Telescope Science Institute (STScI)
3700 San Martin Drive
Baltimore, MD 21218

Contact Information:

Have questions? Please contact Sherita Hanna.

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Description:

SDW 2017 is the sixth installment of a successful series of workshops bringing together the scientists and engineers who develop, produce, implement and operate the most advanced imaging sensors used in scientific instrumentation. The focus is given to the fields of astronomy and earth sciences.

The workshop builds on a consolidated format that includes talks from the lead experts in the technology and scientific fields, and provides extensive time for discussions during oral/poster sessions, and interactive roundtables. Informal discussions continue during group activities promoted by the social and cultural events featuring the best offered by the location of choice, Baltimore. The workshop formula is tailored to keep the atmosphere informal and conducive to the exchange of information and the establishment of long-lasting relationships and collaborations.

Notes:

The Space Telescope Science Institute (STScI) is a short ride away from major airports and train stations. Find information related to driving directions and relevant transportation resources on our Getting Here page.

Important Dates:
July 21 Abstract Submission Deadline
August 11 Deadline for Being Notified Whether Submitted Abstract is a Talk or Poster
August 25 Registration Closes
August 31 Deadline for Submitting Electronic Version of Poster
September 1 Hotel Special Rate Expires

Date Event Time
Sunday, September 24, 2017 Registration 10:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
Sunday, September 24, 2017 Baltimore Orioles Baseball Game 11:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Sunday, September 24, 2017 Welcome Reception 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Monday, September 25, 2017 Workshop 8:00 a.m. - 5:45 p.m. 
Monday, September 25, 2017 Beer & Pretzel Reception 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Tuesday, September 26, 2017 Workshop 8:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Tuesday, September 26, 2017 Crab Feast 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Wednesday, September 27, 2017 Workshop 8:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Wednesday, September 27, 2017 SDW17 Gala Dinner and Award Ceremony 6:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.

 

Please see the Workshop Agenda for a full breakdown of sessions.

2017 Scientific Detector Workshop Materials

September 24, 2017 - September 29, 2017

September 24, 2017 

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September 24, 2017 

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September 24, 2017 

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September 24, 2017 

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