The BAAVSS was delighted to hold it's first BAA 'Winchester Weekend' Saturday afternoon section meeting on Saturday April 8th 2017.

The programme below links to presentations in PDF format.


Dr. Poshak Gandhi (University of Southampton) - Black holes that go bump in the night.

Dr. David Boyd - Measuring the components of the binary Mira X Ophiuchi

Gary Poyner - A Variable Star hop around eta Cygni

Andy Wilson - How to submit Variable Star observations to the BAAVSS database

Roger Pickard - Hunting outbursting young stars

Stan Waterman - A search for Variable Stars in Cygnus and Aurigae.


VS speakers L to R   David Boyd, Roger Pickard, Poshak Ghandi, Andy Wilson, Gary Poyner & Stan Waterman