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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:

NASA Mars Space Mission Science
Osher Lifelong Learning Inst.

Astronomy Days 2008
North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences

Science Night
Grey Culbreath Middle School

Space Observation Lab Opening
Nature Research Center

Wake County Library Explore Space!
Southeast Regional Library

Past Events Collaborated On By This Ambassador:

International SUNday
NC Museum of Natural Sciences

Coctails and Cosmonauts
Durham Museum of Life and Science

unmanned spaceflight update
NCMNS Science Cafe

International Observe the Moon Night
NC Museum of Natural Sciences

Midnight Mars Madness
NC Museum of Natural Science

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Last Updated: 2 Sep 2017