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Connect the Missing Dots of VLBI Arrays: Thai VLBI Network made possible at IVTW2018.

Ao Nang, Krabi, Thailand

12 – 15 November 2018

Krabi commenced an advanced platform of The 7th International VLBI Technology Workshop (IVTW2018), which gathered 40 specialists, scientists and astronomers working in the field of the Very Long Baseline Interferometer (VLBI) worldwide to brainstorm their genius works into an integrated solid work plan. In order to enhance international cooperation towards Thai VLBI Network (TVN) and the National Network for Radio Astronomy and Geodesy (NNRAG).

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SEAAN 2018: A Great Leap Forward of Astronomy in Indonesia

19 – 21 October 2018

Lampung, Indonesia

Over 80 local and intra-regional participants gathered in Bandar Lampung, Sumatra, Indonesia for the 10th Southeast Asia Astronomy Network (SEAAN 2018), hosted by Institut Teknologi Sumatera (ITERA), Groundbreaking Ceremony of Lampung Astronomical Observatory (LAO) and MoU Signing Ceremony between ITERA and NARIT.

 

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Astrophysics and Ethnoastronomy encouraged in the Philippines.

15 – 17 August 2018

Manila & Bataan, The Philippines

Rizal Technological University opened its doors to welcome Team NARIT to the Philippines to co-organize the first Astronomy & Astrophysics: Data Research Analytics Workshop during 15 – 16 August 2018 at the 10th Floor of the Senator Neptali A. Gonzales Academic Hall. The conference was attended by students and faculty members from Mapua University, New Era University, RizalTech, and by astronomers from the Astronomical League of the Philippines. 

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Optical Astronomy between France and Thailand exalted through “Optical Design Summer School 2018”. MoU inked between NARIT and Institutd’Optique Graduate School.

5 – 10 August 2018

Chiang Mai, Thailand

The annual “Optical Design Summer School” resumed for the third time in 2018 during 5 – 10 August with 25 international attendants worldwide. This year, once again, the school was organized by the International Training Centre in Astronomy under the auspices of UNESCO (ITCA), the Centre hosted by the National Astronomical Research Institute of Thailand (Public Organization) in the heart of Chiang Mai. Prof. Theirry Lepine from Institutd’Optique Graduate School also returned to give lectures in the school.

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Tranquil skies of Bhutan beckon new collaborative efforts between DHI and NARIT

Druk Holding and Investments (DHI)

Thimpu, Bhutan

1-5 August 2018

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