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Extragalactic stellar astronomy. The Universe is. beautiful. Somb 1. The Universe is. mysterious. PN. The Universe is. dangerous. The Universe is. dangerous. What can we do?. Edge on. Trust the IfA !!!. Somb2. The key is. knowledge !!. Somb2. IfA astronomer at work.

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Extragalactic stellar astronomy

Extragalactic stellar astronomy

The Universe is

beautiful


Somb 1

Somb 1

The Universe is

mysterious


Extragalactic stellar astronomy

PN

The Universe is

dangerous


Extragalactic stellar astronomy

The Universe is

dangerous


Edge on

What can we do?

Edge on

Trust the IfA !!!


Somb2

Somb2

The key is

knowledge !!


Somb21

Somb2

IfA astronomer

at work


Extragalactic stellar astronomy

Munich solar eclipse, 1999


Extragalactic stellar astronomy

Haleakala Observatory


Extragalactic stellar astronomy

Haleakala


Solar outbursts seen from haleakala

Solar Outbursts seen from Haleakala


Extragalactic stellar astronomy

Advanced Technology

Solar Telescope (ATST)

(Haleakala)

$160 million project

largest solar telescope

of the world

ATST

National Solar Observatories will relocate

(100 scientists and engineers) to Hawaii


Mauna kea

Mauna Kea


View mk haleakala

View MK  Haleakala


Asteroid

Asteroid!

Asteroid!


Hawaiian island chain

Hawaiian Island Chain

PanSTARRS

Mauna Kea, Hawaii

~2008

PanSTARRS-1

Haleakala, Maui

1 Jan 2006

PanSTARRS HQ

Institute for Astronomy

Honolulu, HI


Pan starrs the movie

Pan- STARRS

IfA telescope system to detect all

Killer Asteroids

threatening to hit the Earth

Pan-STARRS – the Movie


View mk haleakala1

View MK  Haleakala


Extragalactic stellar astronomy

the world’s largest telescope - TMT

30 m mirror diameter

Projected costs $ 1 billion !


Tmt design

TMT Design


Extragalactic stellar astronomy

TMT's

Domain

Connecting the First Nanoseconds to the Origin of Life


Extragalactic stellar astronomy

Exploring the process of planet formation

Artist conception of a proto-planetary disk

with young planets and asteroids


Exploring other solar systems

Exploring other solar systems

Artist conception of planetary system orbiting around 55 Cancri

using results of radial velocity Keck observations


Extragalactic stellar astronomy1

Extragalactic stellar astronomy

The Universe is

beautiful


Somb 11

Somb 1

The Universe is

mysterious


Extragalactic stellar astronomy

PN

The Universe is

dangerous


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