Spitzer Space Telescope
September 29, 2019Doors: 6:30 PM
Showtime: 7:00 PM
Chautauqua Community House
Tickets: $15.00 ($12.00 Concert Member)
The vast expanse of space creates complex structures, planets, and galaxies. The creation of our interstellar community and the complexities of understanding how it works can create mind-boggling challenges for the average human. Sit with us to explore how the Spitzer Space Telescope is translating deep, complex cosmic language into tools that humanity can use to understand its world. Wayne Evanson, Spacecraft Engineer for Lockheed Martin, discusses how the Spitzer Space Telescope is transforming our knowledge of the universe.
About the Speaker: Wayne Evenson, Lockheed Martin
Wayne Evenson is the Spacecraft Engineer, managing a team at Lockheed Martin in Denver, which provides engineering support for the Spitzer mission. NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Pasadena, California manages the mission and Caltech in Pasadena provides science planning and support.