Nick Kanas

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Dr. Nick Kanas is an Emeritus Professor of Psychiatry at the University of California, San Francisco. For over 20 years, he was the Principal Investigator of NASA-funded psychological research on astronauts. He has over 230 scientific publications. He is the co-author of Space Psychology and Psychiatry (2nd ed.) and Humans in Space: The Psychological Hurdles. Both books won an International Academy of Astronautics Life Science Book Award. Dr. Kanas is an amateur astronomer and has collected antiquarian celestial maps for over 30 years. He is the author of Star Maps: History, Artistry, and Cartography (2nd ed.), and Solar System Maps: From Antiquity to the Space Age.   Dr. Kanas has given talks and participated on panels at numerous World Science Fiction Conventions. He won the Analog AnLab 2015 readers’ poll award for Best Fact Article. He has published three science fiction novels: The New Martians, The Protos Mandate, and The Caloris Network

Sessions in which Nick Kanas participates

Friday August 17, 2018

3:00 PM
3:00 PM

Saturday August 18, 2018

5:00 PM
5:00 PM

Sunday August 19, 2018

12:00 PM
12:00 PM
2:00 PM
2:00 PM