Damian Allis is a quantum chemist by profession, a drummer by practice, and an amateur astronomer at heart.
He currently directs a Syracuse-based amateur astronomy group dedicated to outreach through lectures and viewing events. He is also a member of several other Central New York clubs (Kopernik Astronomical Society, Mohawk Valley Astronomical Society, the Astronomy Section of the Rochester Academy of Science) and encourage any and all to support their local societies through membership! Damian also volunteers his time at the Museum of Science and Technology (The MOST) in Syracuse.
During the day (and overcast nights), he's a Research Professor of Chemistry at Syracuse University, Research Fellow with the Forensic and National Security Sciences Institute, bioinformaticist, and independent researcher in an international nanotechnology consortium.
Past Events Hosted By This Ambassador:
International Observe The Moon Night Milton J. Rubenstein Museum of Science & Technology, 500 S. Franklin Street
A New Observer's Guide To The August 21st Solar Eclipse NOPL North Syracuse, 100 Trolley Barn Ln
Dr. King Weekend Mini Maker Faire CNY 2014 Le Moyne College Recreation Cntr
TACNY Jr. Cafe Scientifique - Open Solar Observing Session MJ Rubenstein Musm of Sci & Tech
The Year In Space 2018 – Things That Keep Some Of Us Up At Night St. John Fisher College