University of Nottingham: 27th June - 1st July

The Royal Astronomical Society is proud to present the National Astronomy Meeting from 27th June - 1st July 2016. The meeting will be held at the University of Nottingham. We look forward to welcoming you!

NAM 2016 runs all week and includes eight plenary talks spanning topics from planets to cosmology. There are also 60 parallel sessions broadly split into 5 themes which cover:

  • The Sun, incorporating the annual UKSP meeting
  • Stars and planetary science
  • Galaxy formation and evolution
  • Galaxy surveys and large scale structure
  • Other topics: Gravitational waves, modified gravity, archeoastronomy, astrochemistry, education and outreach.
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Conference accommodation booking for rooms on the Jubilee Campus has been extended until 1400 BST on Friday 24 June (for those needing a room from Sunday onwards) and until 1700 BST on Sunday 26 June (for anyone needing a room from Monday onwards).

REGISTRATION HAS NOW CLOSED. Final preparations are being made!

On site registration will take place in the Atrium (building 5) on Sunday from about 3pm, and on other days between 8:30-9am and during the breaks, in the Exchange building (building 2). 



Please print this before you come and put in in your windscreen during your visit.


The meeting is sponsored by:

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Any other bodies who are interested in sponsoring the conference should contact the Local Organising Committee.

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