Symposium Presentations

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Challenging the Paradigm:
The Legacy of Galileo

November 19, 2009
California Institute of Technology
Pasadena, CA 91125

PRESENTATIONS

Welcome
Jean-Lou Chameau (President, Caltech)
Gene Tattini (Deputy Director, Jet Propulsion Laboratory)
Nicola Faganello (Consul General of Italy)
Galileo the Man and The Space Mission
Alberto Righini (Università di Firenze) Galileo’s New Paradigm: The Ultimate Inconvenient Truth
(video)
George Coyne (Specola Vaticana) The New Cosmos of Galileo

(video)
Torrence Johnson (Jet Propulsion Laboratory) The Galileo Mission: Exploring the Jovian System
(video) (pdf)
Exploration of Galileo's Worlds: the Jovian and Saturnian Systems
Dave Stevenson (California Institute of Technology) Galileo's Mighty Worlds: Jupiter and Saturn
(video)
Robert Pappalardo (Jet Propulsion Laboratory) What We Don’t Know About Europa
(video) (pdf)
Angioletta Coradini (Istituto di Fisica dello Spazio Interplanetario/INAF) The Saturn System as Seen from the Cassini Mission
(video) (pdf)
What Galileo Hath Wrought: Observing the Cosmic System
Eugene N. Parker (University of Chicago) Solar Activity: From Galileo’s Sunspots to the Heliosphere
(video) (pdf)
George Helou (Caltech) and Ferdinando (Duccio) Macchetto (Space Telescope Science Institute) From Galileo to Hubble and Beyond: The Contributions and Future of the Telescope: The Extragalactic Perspective
(video) (pdf)
Michael Werner (Jet Propulsion Laboratory) From Galileo to Hubble and Beyond: The Contributions and Future of the Telescope: The Galactic Perspective
(video) (pdf)
Beyond Galileo Galilei: Modern Frontiers of Cosmic Science
Giovanna Tinetti (University College London) "Eppur si Muovono:" The Planets of Other Stars
(video)
Paolo de Bernardis (Università degli Studi di Roma "La Sapienza") Beyond Galileo's wildest dreams: Telescope Observations of the Early Universe and Modern Cosmology
(video)

PUBLIC LECTURE

Alberto Righini (Università di Firenze) Public Lecture - The Human and Scientific Tale of Galileo
(video)

For questions contact: Cinzia Zuffada, Mike Brown or Michele Judd.


Symposium co-lead Dr. Cinzia Zuffada, JPL's Associate Chief Scientist

Symposium Lead Cinzia Zuffada, JPL's Associate Chief Scientist

Symposium co-lead Professor Mike Brown of Caltech

Symposium co-lead - Professor Michael E. Brown of Caltech