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Thai – German relation wafts as 40-meter Radio Telescope pinpointed in Chiang Mai

17 March 2017

MOST, Bangkok, Thailand

The Contract of Procurement was inked earlier last week between the National Astronomical Research Institute of Thailand (Public Organization) and MT Mechatronics GmbH, Germany to entail the construction of 40-meter Radio Telescope in Northern Thailand.

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NARIT-JUNO Collaboration

13 February 2017

Jiangmen, Sichuan, PRC.

Prof. Boonrucksar Soonthornthum, NARIT Executive Director leads NARIT team to join JUNO (Jiangmen Underground Neutrino Observatory) as a full member.

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British Diplomat and Researcher paid a visit to NARIT

30 January 2017

Chiang Mai, Thailand

Ms. Magarette Tongue from the British Embassy, Bangkok and Dr. Paul Griffiths from the UK National Centre for Atmospheric Science paid a visit to Thai National Observatory and were welcomed by Mr. Apichat Leckngam, Director of the Centre of Observatory Operation and Engineering – NARIT on Doi Inthanon National Park to explore of the state-of-the-art infrastructures that NARIT possesses. On the next day, Dr. Paul Griffiths hosted an exclusive contributed talk on “Tropospheric Ozone in the United Kingdom Chemistry and Aerosols (UKCA) model”, which was his area of expertise held at NARIT Headquarters.

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NARIT Attended ‘Australia Day 2017’

26 January 2017

Grand Hyatt Erawan, Bangkok

Prof. Boonrucksar Soonthornthum, Executive Director of NARIT attended ‘Australia Day’ and presented a token of appreciation to H.E. Mr. Paul Robilliard, the Australian Ambassador to Thailand to mark the auspicious occasion of Australia Day, held in Bangkok. He also had a privilege to meet once again Ms. Tomiko Roberts, First Secretary of the Embassy who attended NARIT-ICRAR MoU Signing Ceremony in Chiang Mai earlier last year.

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ASEAN Astronomy Camp 2017 Stresses Youth Solidarity in Regional Integration

Doi Inthanon National Park

Chiang Mai, Thailand

24 – 27 January 2017

The oh-so-cliché ‘third time’s a charm’ has been rest assured in the spirit of an excess of success of the 3rd ASEAN Astronomy Camp 2017 as it resumes to mark the beginning of 2017.

 

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