Science with Precision Astrometry Workshop

Tue 13 Mar 2018
Thu 15 Mar 2018

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

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Precision astrometry is providing many advances in our understanding of the physics of the local universe. These advances will expand as the HST time baseline increases, the Gaia DR2 catalog is released, JWST is launched and new ground-based facilities come on-line. The proposed workshop will address the state of our current and near-future facilities, the techniques that are needed to achieve precision astrometry, science results and the future landscape.

Hosts: Andrea Bellini and Laura Watkins


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:
February 1 Abstract Submission Deadline for Talks and Poster
February 13 Registration Deadline

Date Event Time
Tuesday, March 13, 2018 Workshop 9:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Wednesday, March 14, 2018 Workshop 9:00 a.m. - 3:15 p.m.
Tuesday, March 13, 2018 STScI/JHU Colloquium 3:15 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Wednesday, March 14, 2018 SDAS (beer and chips) 5:00 p.m.
Thursday, March 15, 2018 Workshop 9:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.


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

Science with Precision Astrometry Workshop Materials

March 13, 2018 - March 15, 2018

March 13, 2018 

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