14th Annual ASX Symposium

J.J.R. MacLeod Auditorium - University of Toronto 1 King's College Circle, Toronto, Ontario

The wait is over; ASX is proud to announce our 14th Annual Symposium “What Ifs: Is the Impossible, Possible?”! This 14th Annual Symposium will be held on January 27th, from 6:30 – 11:00 pm. We are honoured to be featuring Dr. Gurtina Besla, assistant professor of Astronomy at the University of Arizona and PI of …

Searching for Dark Matter with the HAWC Gamma Ray Observatory

University of Toronto Department of Physics 60 St. George St., Toronto, Ontario

Kirsten Tollefson, Michigan State University https://www.pa.msu.edu/profile/tollefson The High Altitude Water Cherenkov (HAWC) Gamma-ray Observatory was completed in March 2015 and is now giving us a new view of the sky. HAWC is a continuously operating, wide field-of-view observatory sensitive to 100 GeV – 100 TeV gamma rays and cosmic rays. It is 15 times more …

Women in Planetary Science and Exploration

WPSE 2018 is an opportunity for scientists and engineers to showcase their recent findings in the field of planetary science and exploration. The event highlights the achievements of women and non-binary researchers, while offering an opportunity to discuss, challenge, network, and support their peers. Supporting #WomenInSTEM is the prime goal of this event. Taking place …