Dear SOFIA Community members,

We look forward to seeing many of you at the 235th American Astronomical Society (AAS) meeting January 4-8, 2020 in Honolulu, Hawaii. The following events will feature SOFIA research:
  • Splinter Session: "Exploring the Infrared Universe." Sunday, Jan. 5, 2:00 - 3:30 pm (room 323C), with talks by Klaus Pontoppidan (STSci), Emily Levesque (UWash), Matt Hankins (Caltech), Enrique Lopez Rodriguez (SOFIA), Darek Lis (JPL), followed by a panel discussion

  • Oral session: "Molecular Clouds, HII Regions, Interstellar Medium with SOFIA." Tuesday, Jan. 7, 2:00 - 3:30 pm (room 324)

  • SOFIA Town Hall. Tuesday, Jan. 7, 7:00–8:00 pm (session 384, room 313B)

  • Plenary Lecture "The Future of Infrared Astronomy in the Context of Spitzer, SOFIA, and JWST." Wednesday, Jan. 8, 11:40 am - 12:30 pm (ballroom AB) by Peter Eisenhardt (NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory) and James De Buizer (SOFIA) 

  • Hyperwall Presentations at the NASA booth: 
  • SOFIA’s View of Galactic Evolution (Sunday, Jan. 5, at 12:30 pm)
  • SOFIA’s View of Galactic Centers (Tuesday, Jan. 7, at 5 pm)
Details about these events and more than 25 contributed Posters, iPosters and oral presentations are available on our website.

Find us in the  exhibit hall, booth #416 , near the AAS Resource Center, throughout the meeting. There you can talk with the SOFIA team, see SOFIA science posters and pick up the latest edition of our printed newsletter.

The SOFIA Science Center