Sun, 7 September 2014
Feature Guest: Pauline Barmby
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About Our Guest
Pauline Barmby is an observational astrophysicist and associate professor in the department of physics and astronomy at the University of Western Ontario. She worked at the Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory, the Canada France hawaii telescope and is a member of the instrument team for IRAC, the InfraRed Array Camera on the Spitze Space Telescope. In her spare time Dr. Barmby gives public talks clarifying misconceptions about astronomy. She is a science fiction enthusiast and enjoys listening to podcasts, perhaps including the star spot.