May 11th, 2019 – Astronomers as Citizen Scientists

Society Member Isaac Cruz

Please join us to hear long time CAS member, Isaac Cruz present on “Astronomers as Citizen Scientists.” Astronomy is the only amateur endeavor that provide a surprising number of opportunities for an individual to contribute to science.  In this lecture we will learn about a variety of ways Amateur Astronomers can contribute to science.

Isaac Cruz’s Bio:
Retired Electrical Engineer
Past President of CAS
Leads the CAS imaging group CASIS
Lectured at CAS, OSU, Otterbein University, and the Metropolitan University at Puerto Rico
Passionate astrophotographer. 
Work published in various magazines and books.
Citizen Scientist, with published research and exploration work done on variable stars, eclipsing binaries, exoplanets and lately, extra-galactic supernova search in cooperation with OSU.

Coffee and Donuts provided!