Keck Observatory Donor Salon: The World’s Most Powerful Pair of Eyeglasses: Keck Adaptive Optics

Guest Speaker:

Dr. Jim Lyke

Adaptive Optics Operations Lead Astronomer

Keck Observatory

Dr. Lyke will give a fun and informative overview of Keck’s productive use of a technology that sharpens its view of the universe. Adaptive Optics (AO) is central to many of Keck’s greatest discoveries. Get ready to enjoy some of Keck’s best images and learn how we did it.



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