USD Physics Department Presents Astronomy Day
The lecture will be held April 22, 7 - 8 p.m. in the Akeley Lawrence Science Center room 125. It is free and open to the public.
Churchwell received his Ph.D. from Indiana University in 1970 and became a tenured scientist at the Max Planck Institute for Radioastronomie, Bonn, Germany, in 1972. His scientific interests include astrophysics of star formation, large scale galactic structure, cosmology and extra-terrestrial life. Churchwell has taught astronomy and astrophysics at all levels.
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