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Dr. Svetlana Barkanova

Seabourn Conversations, Featured Speaker

Dr. Svetlana Barkanova is a professor at Grenfell Campus of Memorial University of Newfoundland, home to one of the largest campus-based telescopes in Canada. An internationally known researcher, she is on a quest to discover the nature of dark matter in our universe. She is also an award-wining teacher and a popular public speaker who is passionate about science promotion and exploring the stunning beauty of the night sky.