Commissioning of the new NN- EXPLORE Speckle Interferomentry Instrument (NESSI

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Commissioning of the NN-EXPLORE Program Speckle Interferometry Instrument NESSI (NN-EXPLORE Exoplanet Speckle and Stellar Imager) took place on October 13-15, 2016 at the 3.5-m WIYN telescope facility located at the Kitt Peak National Laboratory of the National Optical Astronomy Observatory. The instrument was built at Ames Research Center by Nic Scott, Emmett Quigley and Steve […]

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Dr. Ana Ferreira de Barros (Professor and Researcher at the Federal Center for Technological Education CEFET/RJ), Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, has started a 1 year Visiting Researcher position in the NASA Ames Astrochemistry Laboratory, working with Dr. Andrew Mattioda on the photochemistry of PAHs (Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons) in water ice, Dr. Max Bernstein is serving […]

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