British Astronomical Association : Aurora Section

Section Meeting, September 8 2001
City Observatory, Calton Hill, Edinburgh.

(This may be subject to change to suit speakers).

1000-1030 BST Assemble. Tea or coffee.
1035 Welcome by Mrs Lorna McCalman, President of the Astronomical Society of Edinburgh.
Chairman - Dr David Gavine, Assistant Director, BAA Aurora Section
1035-1105 Ron Livesey : "What happens to your aurora observations?"
1105-1200 Dr Michael Gadsden : "Noctilucent Clouds - Everywhere? - Anywhere?"
1200-1230 Dr Neil Grubb - "CCD of the Sun, Aurora, NLC" (weather permitting)
1230-1400 Lunch. Members can either bring sandwiches of their own and eat at the Observatory or go into town to local cafes, hostelries etc.
Chairman - Ron Livesey, Director, BAA Aurora Section
1400-1500 Dr Alastair Simmons : "Arctic Aurorae"
1500-1530 Dr David Gavine : "Monastic Records of the Aurora"
1530-1550 Tea & coffee break.
1550-1630 Any other contributions from speakers or audience members.
The meeting may be extended beyond 1630 according to circumstances.