NASA’s James Webb Space Telescope is scheduled to launch on December 18. 2021.

To celebrate, we are hosting four virtual talks about JWST science and technology related to IfA.

Thursday, October 21 • 5:30pm – 6:30pm (Hawaii Standard Time HST)
Hawaiʻi Book and Music Festival (HBMF):
Innovation – Doug Simons: The Institute for Astronomy & David Sanders: The COSMOS-Webb Project
Click here to register! (required to attend)

Tuesday, Nov. 2 • 5:30pm – 6:30pm (Hawaii Standard Time HST)
The Development of HAWAII Infrared Detectors
Klaus Hodapp & Shane Jacobsen
Registration information coming soon

Wednesday, Nov. 17 • 5:30pm – 6:30pm (Hawaii Standard Time HST)
The Future of Infrared Detectors
Michael Bottom, Klaus Hodapp & Shane Jacobsen
Registration information coming soon

Wednesday, Dec. 1 • 5:30pm – 6:30pm (Hawaii Standard Time HST)
Supernova Science with JWST
Chris Ashall
Registration information coming soon