Bollington Civic Society
Monday 16th April
Speaker: Professor Gary Davis - 'Building a Better Lightrap: the Square Kilometre Array (SKA)
The SKA represents the next major advance in radio astronomy. The project is a global partnership of 10 countries, with its international headquarters on the campus at Jodrell Bank.
Gary Davis is an astrophysicist. After many years as Director of the UK's observatories in Hawaii, he is back in the UK, living in Cheshire. He will describe the world-wide effort to design and build the SKA.
Bollington Civic Society meetings are at The Community Centre, Ovenhouse Lane starting at 7.30pm and finishing by 9.30pm.
Meetings are free to members, (annual membership is £7), and £2 for non-members.