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John Hoot
 

     
 

Ambassador Since 2001

 
   
San Clemente, California 92672
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Biographical Information:

 

 
Photo of Ambassador John Hoot John E. Hoot is a graduate of the University of Michigan with a BS in Electrical Engineering and a BS Civil Engineering. He is the founder and president of software business that specializes in digital image processing and communications. John is avid amateur astronomer, operating a computer-controlled observatory in San Clemente, California performing CCD astrometry and photometry. He is the designer of several commercial astronomical CCD cameras, autoguiders, telescope controls, weather satellite telemetry decoders and image processing products.

In addition to his other activities, John provides instrumentation engineering and training services to Mount Wilson Institute and is the member of several professional organizations.
 

 

Past events hosted by this Ambassador:

 
   
The History Of Spacecraft Imaging
Explore The Stars

Overloading Our Celestial Circuits
South Bay Astronomical Society Meeting

The Evolution of Spacecraft Imaging Systems
UCSD Television Program 8:00 PM/10:00PM / Webcast

Exploring Comets And Asteroids
USFS Exploring The Stars

Genesis Entry
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