Current status and future plans of the W. M. Keck Observatory

The W. M. Keck Observatory operates the largest, most scientifically productive telescopes on Earth. The two, 10-meter optical/infrared telescopes near the summit of Mauna Kea on the Island of Hawaii feature a suite of advanced instruments including imagers, multi-object spectrographs, high-resolution spectrographs, integral-field spectroscopy and world-leading laser guide star adaptive optics system. The Director of Keck Observatory, Mr. Hilton Lewis, will present the current status of the observatory along with plans for future upgrades and new instrumentation.


Hilton Lewis (Keck Observatory)

August 19, 2015
15:00 - 16:00