- Last Updated on Friday, 29 November 2013 13:28
November 29, 2013
After attending the 1st Cospar Symposium in Bangkok, Prof. Giampiero Naletto, from University of Padova, Italy, has been invited by NARIT to give a talk to the people in Chaingmai under the project called “CMU and NARIT (CAN) Astro Seminar Series” which is the collaboration between Chiangmai University and NARIT. The two talks were held on November 20-21, 2013 at NARIT Headquarter, entitled "Time: definition, measurement, and portability in scientific applications" and "Quantum Photometers: Aqueye and Iqueye", respectively. His talks received much attention from the participants.
- Last Updated on Thursday, 21 November 2013 17:11
November 21, 2013
During November 11-15, 2013 Thailand, chaired by Director of Geo-Informatics and Space Technology Development Agency (GISTDA) Darasri Dowreang, Director of National Astronomical Research Institute of Thailand (NARIT) Boonrucksar Soonthornthum with the support of Cospar Secretariat, hosts the 1st Cospar Symposium entitled “Planetary Systems of our Sun and other Stars, and the Future of Space Astronomy” at Centara Grand (Ladprao) Hotel, Bangkok with 288 participants from 31 countries in attendance.
- Last Updated on Friday, 20 September 2013 08:41
September 17, 2013
It was a great pleasure of NARIT, led by Dr.Saran Poshyachinda- Deputy Director of NARIT, to welcome the UNESCO officers from 3 countries; the People's Republic of China, Japan and Korea during attending the annual officer-exchange programme hosted by UNESCO Thailand.
- Last Updated on Thursday, 19 September 2013 16:36
August 21, 2013
Dr.Phrudth Jaroenjittichai, new NARIT researcher, delivered a special talk entitled “An afterlife of the stars: Radio pulsars” at AstroLab, Physics Department, Chiang Mai University under the CMU and NARIT (CAN) - Astro seminar series. The member from 2 institutes paid much attention to his given talk.
The National Observatory has assembled ULTRASPEC for the study of astronomical phenomena emerging in millisecond range.
- Last Updated on Wednesday, 18 September 2013 09:09
ULTRASPEC, a high-speed, spectroscopic camera based on low-light-level CCDs, was assembled to 2.4 meters Thai National Telescope (TNT) according to the collaboration between University of Warwick and University of Sheffield by Prof. Vik Dhillon and Mr. Trevor Gamble, during 3rd -7th August 2013. The ULTRASPEC is ready for observing in November.