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TOPS 2000 - Session 33 Description

Telescope Building - June 17, 2000

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This year at TOPS we are adding a new hands-on activity. We will grind mirrors and build approximately 5 telescopes in teams. In order to successfully complete the project, we hope that everyone will help! Guest Mike Mattei is an optical technician and an expert at building telescopes. In this session he will present an overview of what is involved in making a telescope.

Location - Village Campus Dining Room

Participation Matrix

Subject Astr Phys Math Chem Env Bio
Level Novice Intermediate Advanced
Target Group Teachers Students  
X X  
Prerequisites None

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Last Updated on April 19, 2000
Karen Meech, Institute for Astronomy, University of Hawaii