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:
Ying TRSEF Maker Hall At The Duck Race To End Racism Syracuse Inner Harbor
A New Observer's Guide To The August 21st Solar Eclipse NOPL North Syracuse, 100 Trolley Barn Ln
Stargazing in Upstate NY: What to see in the night skies July 7 to July 14 syracuse.com, newyorkupstate.com
A Big Year For Dwarf Planets - Highlights Of The NASA Missions To Ceres & Pluto Liverpool Public Library
Solar Observing And Outdoor Lecture MJ Rubenstein Musm of Sci & Tech