2012 Western Regional Conference Announced

The Society of Amateur Radio Astronomers (SARA) announces a regional conference will be held at Stanford University in California March 24 and 25, 2012. Deborah Scherrer of the Stanford Solar Center has offered to be our host for this event since SARA and Stanford are collaborating on the SuperSID project.

Whit Reeve is coordinating the conference and is looking for volunteers in the local area to provide assistance. He can be reached by e-mail at westernconference_at_radio-astronomy_dot_org. Papers on radio astronomy hardware, software, education, research strategies, philosophy, observing efforts and methods are welcome. Deadlines for submitting a letter of intent, including a proposed title and informal abstract or outline is 1 March 2012.