Tom Hooten received his MS in Astronomy from Vanderbilt University in 1989. Since then he has been employed as a carpenter, a plumber, an engineer, a physics professor, and a planetarium director. He serves on the board of the Southwest Association of Planetariums and as representative on the Texas Section of the American Association of Physics Teachers. Tom's interests include robotic observatories, variable stars, cosmology, astronomy education, and ultimate questions.
Past Events Hosted By This Ambassador:
Public Astronomy Lecture Series Hudnall Planetarium
Phoenix Landing Discovery Science Place
Public Astronomy Lecture Hudnall Planetarium
Seasons Workshop TX ESC Region 7
Exploration of Saturn talk for GET-IT Hudnall Planetarium