Jun 122012

MRO Interferometer Project Scientist Dr. Michelle Creech-Eakman will be giving a talk at the New Mexico Museum of Natural History and Science as part of the Centennial Lecture Series. The talk titled “Alien Sunsets, Spotted Stars, and NESSI in New Mexico” will be about MRO’s NESSI instrument – the New Mexico Tech Extrasolar Spectroscopic Survey Instrument, a multi-object NIR spectrometer to be used at the Magdalena Ridge Observatory 2.4-meter telescope. She will also talk about the new and exciting science that will be done with the NESSI instrument.

For a full abstract and details about attending the lectures please visit the New Mexico Museum of Natural History and Science Calendar of Events page.