Venus Express E/PO Event Details

Event Name: HISTARS 2011 Astronomy Camp
Event Description: Three students engaged in the Venus cloud tracking activity to measure the zonal and meridional circulation from VMC images (hard copy) using the lesson plan developed at University of Wisconsin. Mr, Clyde Kobashigawa, Honolulu sho uses the curriculum had one one of his students submit this at the Hawaii Science Fair (Kevin Pham) last year and won a prize in 2010. http://www.mauiweekly.com/page/content.detail/id/503473/Maui-Reaches-for-the-HI-STARS.html?nav=13
Event Web Page (if provided): http://www.ifa.hawaii.edu/UHNAI/HISTAR.html
Event Date(s): 3 Jun 2011 -- 6 Jun 2011
Primary Presenter: Sanjay Limaye , Scientist
University of Wisconsin
1 608 262 9541
Other Presenters:
Event Type: Workshop
Event Location: Honolulu, Hawaii USA
Facility Where Event Occurred:
Activity Title: Astronmomy Workshop for High School Students
Activities Types: Lecture, Hands-On
Areas Covered in Activities: Science, Math
Mission Materials Distributed: Fact Sheets, Lesson Plans
Number of People in Audience: 15
Type of Audience: Students  (Grade:High school (9-11))
Sponsored by: University of Hawaii/Institute for Astronomy
Contact Person at Sponsor: Mary Kadooka
U of Hawaii, Institute for Astronomy, 2680 Woodlawn Drive, Honolulu, HI 96822
808 956 7954

Last Update: June 2, 2011