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Directory of Ambassadors: Ian Hewitt
Ian Hewitt
Ian Hewitt
Member Since 2004

Pawleys Island, South Carolina

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Biographical Information:

Ian Hewitt was a System Architect for a company that designed and manufactured embedded computing systems before changing careers to computational work in astronomy and astrophysics research. He has a BS in Computer Engineering, Masters in Electrical Engineering and is currently working on a Masters of Science in Astronomy. He has written numerous articles of technical journals and community newsletters, as well as speaking to wide variety of groups. An avid amateur astronomer and astrophotographer, he has also taught classes in astronomy, space science and technology. He also has a strong interest in History and the Classics.

Past Events Hosted By This Ambassador:

New Horizons Update
Raleigh Astronomy Club

New Horizons Presentation
NC Museum of Nat Sciences

NASA Mars Space Mission Science
Osher Lifelong Learning Inst.

First Friday
NC Museum of Natural Sciences

American Association of Physics Teacher - NC Section Meeting
Wake Technical Community College

Past Events Collaborated On By This Ambassador:

Transit of Mercury
North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences

unmanned spaceflight update
NCMNS Science Cafe

Astronomy Days
North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences

Midnight Mars Madness
NC Museum of Natural Science

International Observe the Moon Night
NC Museum of Natural Sciences

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Last Updated: 2 Sep 2017