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Newton Fund scopes out in prevalent channels of bilateral projects derived.

SWISSÔTEL Nai Lert Park, Bangkok, Thailand

12 – 14 September 2016

After a 3-day-long concentrated scoping workshop over the joint research projects under Newton Fund between the pool of expertise from the United Kingdom and Thailand, proposals of 14 constructive project outlines are finally underway to be submitted through the Research Councils UK by the end of October.

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UK-Thailand Partnership condensed over joint astronomical research under Newton Fund

SWISSÔTEL Nai Lert Park, Bangkok, Thailand

12 September 2016

Science and Technology Facilities Council - STFC, United Kingdom joined hands with National Astronomical Research Institute of Thailand (Public Organization) – NARIT, Ministry of Science and Technology to enhance research and innovative collaborations in astronomy, as a symbolic threshold to mark the new beginning of the following Capacity Building in Software and Hardware Infrastructures and Data Handling through Astronomy.

 

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International Expertise in Radio Astronomy is synchronized for Thai VLBI Network

Ao Nang, Krabi, Thailand

7 September 2016

Thai Very Long Baseline Interferometer Network Collaborative Workshop – TVN 2016 assembles 55 experts specialized in Radio Astronomy across the globe in Krabi, Thailand during 5 -9 September this year to galvanize advised information in Radio Astronomical research and technology, aiming to establish a National Network for Radio Astronomy and Geodesy (NNRAG), and ultimately through “Thai VLBI Network” or TVN, with the first station located in Northern Thailand.

 

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NARIT and VNSC Strive for Astronomical Knowledge Mobility in Vietnam

August 25th 2016

Hanoi, Socialist Republic of Vietnam

Moving towards the second day of TEAM NARIT’s visit to the Socialist Republic of Vietnam, the integrated public lectures on Astronomy, Astrophysics and Cosmology were given at A1 Meeting Hall, Vietnam Academy of Science and Technology by NARIT and VNSC colleagues. Despite certain limitations of astronomy development in Southeast Asia, researchers joined hands in enhancing infrastructures and human resources through education and research experience cooperation across the region.

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Bounty of ASEAN sky brings in much-anticipated MoU between NARIT and VNSC

August 24, 2016

Vietnam National Satellite Centre

Hanoi, the Socialist Republic of Vietnam

Prof. Boonrucksar Soonthornthum, Executive Director of the National Astronomical Research Institute of Thailand (NARIT) brings on his expertise and experience of his long-devoted career in astronomy to synergise the dynamic ASEAN with a bilateral MoU between the institute and the Vietnamese National Satellite Centre (VNSC). The MoU approach is perceived as one of the mechanisms deployed to empower the regional astronomy, following the previous successful MoU signed with the Philippines, Lao PDR, and Myanmar, just to name a few. 

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