- 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.
- Last Updated on Monday, 12 May 2014 16:45
May 12, 2014
On April 30th, 2014 NARIT cordially welcomed Dr. Pimpunyawat Tummuangpak to give a talk entitled "Gas and galaxies at z~3" at NARIT’s headquarter. Dr. Pimpunyawat is a lecturer from Khonkhen University, she recently obtained her PhD from Durham University, UK. On this occasion, NARIT’s researchers, staff and student trainees gave much attention to her talk.
- Last Updated on Tuesday, 22 April 2014 11:58
April 11, 2014
During 8 – 11 April, 2014, NARIT hosted the International Scientific Advisory Committee (ISAC) Meeting at NARIT’s Headquarter, Chiang Mai. ISAC Members including Committee Chair Professor Michael Bode, Committees: Professor John B. Hearnshaw, Professor Norio Kaifu, Professor Michael Kramer, and Committee Secretariat Dr. Busaba Hutawarakorn Kramer attended the meeting. In this regard, NARIT’s Director Prof.Boonrucksar Soonthornthum and Deputy Director Dr.Saran Poshyachinda reported NARIT’s mission operations and implementations, and TNO report, public observatory projects, and overview of outreach activities to the committees respectively.