Records of the NRAO > Director's Office Series > Conferences, Symposia and Lectures Unit > Conferences, Symposia and Colloquia Subunit

Collection Items

Conference on Extraterrestrial Intelligent Life, Green Bank, 1-2 November 1961
Description: Correspondence, meeting program, listing of members of The Order of the Dolphin.
Start Date: 1961-11-01

Description: Agendas
Start Date: 1964

Description: Includes correspondence and meeting report. Ad hoc committee chaired by Gart Westerhout
Start Date: 1968-08-01

Description: Group photos taken at meetings at NRAO or attended by NRAO staff members. The Archives holds no other materials for these meetings.
Start Date: 1970

Description: Notes and correspondence, plus 14 audio tapes and 1 audio DVD. Audio tapes have been digitized. Contact Archivist for details.
Start Date: 1971-09-06

VLBI Symposium, Heidelberg, August 1978
Description: Photograph only.
Start Date: 1978-08

Extragalactic Molecules Workshop, 2-4 November 1981
Description: In November 1981, 32 of the 42 registrants at the Extragalactic Molecules workshop gathered for a photo.

Front, left to right: Frances Verter, Lee J Rickard, Chanda Jog, Paul Ho, Robert Martin, Riccardo Giovanelli, Mario Vietri?, Françoise…
Start Date: 1981-11

IAU, Bologna, June 1983
Description: Photograph only.
Start Date: 1983-06

Low Frequency Radio Astronomy, 16-17 November 1984
Description: Photograph and names of participants.
Start Date: 1984-11-16

Description: Honoring the 25th anniversary of Project Ozma - 25 years of SETI, 1960-1985. Talks are on audio cassette tape and have been digitized. Contact the Archivist for details. No additional archival materials.
Start Date: 1985

Description: Held May 30-June 1, 1985 in Green Bank, WV. Proceedings edited by Joel N. Bregman and Felix J. Lockman.
Start Date: 1985

Description: Press folder, including: Observer articles about 300 Foot Telescope Recollections and Humor from the First 25 Years with the 300-ft Telescope A Quarter Century of Science on the Meridian Science Highlights with the 300 ft Telescope
Start Date: 1987-09

Description: Robert W. Wilson talk
Start Date: 1988-08-22

Description: Lecture by Fang Li-Zhi at the AOC
Start Date: 1991-04-15

Description: Riccardo Giacconi talk
Start Date: 2000-06-12

Description: VHS and DVD (contain same material)
Start Date: 2000-09-21

Description: Robert Preston colloquium at the AOC.
Start Date: 2001-03-16

Description: A workshop on extragalactic radio sources, on the occasion of Ken Kellermann's 65th birthday.
Start Date: 2002-10-10

Description: DVD and VHS of science and celebratory talks.
Start Date: 2003-04-23

Description: Program and photos.
Start Date: 2005-04

Description: Program
Start Date: 2005-09-30

Description: DVD of photographs, print of conference group photo.
Start Date: 2006-01-13

Description: CD of colloquium given in Socorro, NM.
Start Date: 2009-02-20

Description: Audio DVD (2 copies)
Start Date: 2009-04-20

Description: On 12-15 September 2010 the NRAO hosted a scientific workshop, OZMA@ 50, which was preceded on 11 September 2010 by Frank Drake's public lecture, The Search for Intelligent Life in Space.

Speakers include: Frank Drake and Woodruff T. Sullivan III
Start Date: 2010-09-12

Description: Invitation letter, agendas, photos. Meeting held in Charlottesville, 27-28 January 2011.
Start Date: 2011-01-27

Description: NRAO conference held to promote the ngVLA (before it existed with that name.) No published proceedings.

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