|Chandra Electronic Announcement #55|
CHANDRA ELECTRONIC ANNOUNCEMENT NUMBER 56 One announcement: 1. Chandra's First Decade of Discovery ---------------------------------------------------------------- Item 1. Chandra's First Decade of Discovery ============================================ The DEADLINE for submitting abstracts to be considered for an oral presentation is 10-July. Please submit your abstract on-line at http://cxc.harvard.edu/symposium_2009/abstracts.html (the deadline for abstracts for poster presentations is 21 August 2009 and the deadline for registration is 4 September 2009). 22-25 September, 2009 Seaport Hotel Boston Massachusetts This will be the fifth symposium in a series highlighting unique imaging and spectroscopic results from NASA's Chandra X-Ray Observatory. This event will celebrate key science results from the first ten years of operation of the Chandra X-ray Observatory. The focus will be on results which have had the largest impact on Astrophysics, including: The Cosmic Evolution of AGN, AGN outflows, evolutionary processes in clusters of galaxies, source populations and diffuse emission from normal galaxies, physical processes at the Galactic center, high spatial and spectral studies of neutron star physics, supernova remnants and star forming regions. We will also cover recent results from the XMM-Newton, Suzaku, Swift, INTEGRAL, Fermi, RXTE and AGILE missions, as well as related theoretical results. ** TRAVEL AND LODGING **UPDATED** A block of rooms has been reserved for attendees of Chandra's First Decade of Discovery and of the Chandra Calibration Review at the Seaport Hotel, which is adjacent to the World Trade Center where the meetings will be held. Rooms can be reserved through the website at http://cxc.harvard.edu/symposium_2009/travel.html In addition, HotelsCombined (direct search: http://www.hotelscombined.com/Boston.htm) will give a 10% discount via cashback for room rentals at many area hotels (see http://www.hotelscombined.com/Conference_Support for details). Some may be at substantial savings over the Seaport rate. ** SYMPOSIUM WEB SITE The most current information on the Symposium can be found at http://cxc.harvard.edu/symposium_2009/index.html. In particular, news and announcements will be posted at http://cxc.harvard.edu/symposium_2009/announce.html. Scott J. Wolk for the SOC This Electronic Bulletin is used for the dissemination of important announcements and information about the Chandra X-Ray Observatory to members of the community. If you wish to unsubscribe from the list, simply reply to this email to let us know.
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