Dr. Weidong Li (UC Berkeley) visit our group and give colloquium speech

Oct 21, 2011

“The Lick Observatory Supernova Search (LOSS) and SN 2011fe in M101”


The Lick Observatory Supernova Search (LOSS), using the robotic 30-inch Katzman Automatic Imaging Telescope (KAIT), has discovered over 800 SNe in the past decade, and is one of the most successful nearby SN searches. There are two parts in this talk. (I) a brief summary of LOSS and its  scientific results. 

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