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2011-10-06 World Space Week Visitor

The NASA Astronaut, Lieutenant Colonel Robert S. Kimbrough visited Dunsink Observatory on Thursday 6th October. Colonel Kimbrough gave a talk on his recent mission on the STS-126 Endeavour and this was followed by a Q&A session on his… Read More

2011-09-07 Chinese Star Charts

On Wednesday 7th of September 2011, Dr. Jean-Marc Bonnet-Bidaud will give a talk entitled “Chinese Star Charts” at Dunsink Observatory Castleknock, Dublin 15.The evening will begin at 8:00 pm with a 45 minute lecture followed by a question… Read More

Jean-Marc Bonnet-Bidaud

Dr. Jean-Marc Bonnet-Bidaud is an astrophysicist in the Astrophysical Department of the French Atomic Energy Commission (C.E.A.), and specialises in high energy astrophysics and in the study of highly condensed stars in the Galaxy. He is involved in… Read More

Chinese Star Charts

On Wednesday 7th of September 2011, Dr. Jean-Marc Bonnet-Bidaud will give a talk entitled “Chinese Star Charts” at Dunsink Observatory. The evening will begin at 8:00 pm with a 45 minute lecture, followed by a question and answer… Read More

2011-07-04 Dublin Summer School on High Energy Astrophysics

Dublin Summer School High On Energy Astrophysics This first in a series of schools hosted and organised by the Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies (DIAS) and University College Dublin (UCD) took place in UCD  from Monday July 4th,… Read More

2011-07-05 Statutory Public Lecture School of Cosmic Physics

The 2011 Statutory Public Lecture of the School of Cosmic Physics will take place in Room B004, University College Dublin, on Tuesday July 5th at 6:30pm. The Lecture entitled “The Dark Side of the Universe” will be given… Read More

2011-04-14 Exploring the Final Frontier: Fifty Years On

A free Public Outreach event (ticket only) will take place on the evening of Thursday 14th April 2011, at the Helix, DCU, to mark the 50th Anniversary of the first manned spaceflight by Yuri Gagarin. Mikhail Kornienko, a… Read More

2010-10-26 – LOFAROFAR Magnetism Key Science Project Workshop

26-27 October 2010 – LOFAR Magnetism Key Science Project Workshop at DIAS 10 Burlington Road, Dublin 4. For workshop programme please click here.  

2009-09-08 – 14th Workshop on Radiation Monitoring for International space Station

8-10 September 2010 – The 14th Workshop on Radiation Monitoring for Interntional Space Station in Dublin Castle hosted and organised by DIAS.  For workshop programme please click here

Astronomy and Astrophysics Events

Events   Open Nights Dunsink Astronomy & Astrophysics Seminars Specialist Workshop “Contested Astrophysics”