- Last Updated on Wednesday, 06 August 2014 14:46
August 6, 2014
It was NARIT’s pleasure to welcome Dr. Sornthep Vannarat, researcher from National Electronics and Computer Technology Center (NECTEC); a statutory government organization under the National Science and Technology Development Agency (NSTDA), Ministry of Science and Technology, to deliver the presentation entitled “National eScience and astronomy in Thailand" in the afternoon of 23 June, 2014, at NARIT’s headquarter. In this regard, Prof. Pairash Thajchayapong, Chairman of NARIT Executive Board, Prof. Boonrucksar Soonthornthum, Director of NARIT, NARIT’s managements, researchers, Chiang Mai University’s lecturers, students, and NARIT’s staff attended the talk interestingly.
- Last Updated on Friday, 15 August 2014 14:59
August 6, 2014
It was a great pleasure of NARIT to welcome the Director of Yunnan Observatories (YNO); Prof. Qian Shenbang, and three researchers; Prof. Zhu Liying, Dr. Liu Liang, and Dr.Liao Wenping, from Yunnan Observatories, Chinese Academy of Sciences, People´s Republic of China, to visit us during 24 – 27 June, 2014. The purposes of the visit were to discuss about research project and future collaborations in astronomy between Thailand and China.
- Last Updated on Monday, 30 June 2014 17:02
June 30, 2014
It was our great honor to welcome Dr. Gregory Tsarevsky from Astro Space Center, Lebedev Physical Institute, Russian Academy of Science, Moscow, to NARIT’s headquarter on 18th June, 2014 to deliver two lectures entitled “A Search for new Microquasars in the Galaxy and some interesting by-products of this Program” and “Prospects for the Development of Space Radio Astronomy: the International RadioAstron and Millimetron Missions”. On this occasion, NARIT’s researchers and staff paid much attention to his presentation. The details of his talks are below;
- Last Updated on Monday, 19 May 2014 14:28
May 19, 2014
On April 29, 2014 NARIT arranged the “Thai National Astronomy Meeting: TNAM 2014” at the Faculty of Science, Chiang Mai University. On this occasion, Prof. Boonrucksar Soonthornthum, Executive Director of NARIT delivered an opening remark of TNAM 2014.
- Last Updated on Wednesday, 14 May 2014 10:56
May 14, 2014
On April 25, 2014 Prof. Boonrucksar Soonthornthum, Executive Director of National Astronomical Research Institute of Thailand has signed an extension to the Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Prof. Michael Bode, Director of Astrophysics Research Institute, Liverpool John Moores University, United Kingdom, at NARIT’s headquarter. The MoU will valid for six years (2013 – 2019), it commits the two institutions to promote increased cooperation and collaborations, for example, encouraging academic cooperation in various areas of mutual interest, in particular Astronomy Research and Astronomy Education, encouraging joint research projects, promoting opportunities for postgraduate students, and promoting the exchange between the Parties of academic and administrative staff, research and technical staff, visiting scholars and students.