Thursday, 13th February 2020 (19:45 - 22:00)
Magnitude : How do we work out the magnitude of stars and planets. What are the different types of magnitude measurements. How do we relate the brightness of a star or planet to other properties that it may poses?
Speaker: Roy Gunson
Degree in Physics from University of Bradford, MSc in engineering. Laterly worked as IT Manager for Sheffield Hallam University at Psalter Lane (Art College) before it was knocked down.
After working for over 30 years at Sheffield Hallam University Roy has now settled down to a busier life as "retired". A prolific speaker for Probus, UA3 and WI groups as well as astronomical societies.
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