2190 E Iliff Ave
Denver, CO 80210
Mr. Roger L. Mansfield
Dynamical Astronomer and Astrodynamicist,
Astronomical Data Service
Reconstruction of the 1801 Discovery Orbit of Ceres via Contemporary Angles-Only Algorithms.”
Mr. Roger L. Mansfield owns Astronomical Data Service in Colorado Springs, a publishing and consulting business which he founded in 1976. He is a full member of the American Astronomical Society. Roger is presently a consultant to Lockheed Martin in the area of missiles and space trajectory modeling. On Monday, August 21, 2017, the date of this year’s total solar eclipse visible across the entire United States, Roger will celebrate the 50th anniversary of his space career, wherein he has modeled the trajectories of Earth satellites, missiles, interplanetary space probes, planets, and asteroids. See Roger’s LinkedIn page at https://www.linkedin.com/in/roger-l-mansfield-2705527 for further information about his space-related assignments in Nebraska, California, and Colorado.
Introductions, a short business meeting, and observing reports will precede Mr. Mansfield’s presentation. Following the meeting, all will be invited to a reception at DU’s Historic Chamberlin Observatory.
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