The South African Gamma-Ray Astronomy program

Location: 
RW James, Lecture theatre D (James D)
Date: 
Wed, 13/05/2015 - 16:00
Speaker: 
Prof. Pieter Meintjes (University of Free State)

A non-technical presentation to introduce students to Very High Energy (VHE) gamma-ray astronomy in general, as well as the state of the art facilities in Southern Africa like the Stereoscopic Air Cerenkov Telescope Array HESS in Namibia, as well as the Cerenkov Telescope Array (CTA) that could possible be established in the Southern parts of Namibia in 2016.