Learn more about the quest for Earth-like planets, where we came from and how solar systems form during a Q&A with Keck Observatory Director Hilton Lewis.
Want to learn about the quest for Earth-like planets, where we came from, or how solar systems form? Interested in what searching for life in the universe has revealed so far or interested in what dark energy really is? Ask the scientist in person.
Attendees will have the opportunity to ask questions to Hilton Lewis, director of the W. M. Keck Observatory, home of the largest and most scientifically productive telescope on Earth.
Lewis oversees the operation and performance of the Keck with its twin 10-meter optical/infrared telescopes, and for the development of new capabilities at the observatory. Lewis holds a Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering from the University of Cape Town and earned his Master of Business Administration from the University of Hawai’i at Manoa.
Lewis has dedicated his career to building, operating, and updating the most sophisticated ground-based optical/ infrared telescopes in the world, a commitment that has contributed to the unprecedented astronomical innovation and forefront science of the W. M. Keck Observatory.
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