Thirty Meter Telescope
India wants to move TMT Project to a Different Site
The Thirty-Meter Telescope (TMT) will become one of the world’s largest general-purpose observatories, once it is constructed. The proposed site for its location is over the Mauna Kea volcano in Hawaii islands, which is a sacred place for the island’s ..
Tags: Canada • China • Hawaii • Japan • Mauna Kea volcano
Month: Current Affairs - January, 2020
G C Anupama becomes first woman President of Astronomical Society of India (ASI)
Dr. G C Anupama has become the first woman President of Astronomical Society of India (ASI), prime association of professional astronomers in the country. She succeeded R K Tyagi. Prior to this post, she was the Dean and Senior Professor ..
Tags: G. C. Anupama • Hanle • Indian Astronomical Observatory • Indian Institute of Astrophysics • Ladakh
Dr G C Anupama elected as President of Astronomical Society of India
Dr G C Anupama has been elected president of the Astronomical Society of India (ASI). Dr G C Anupama was elected to the post in the ASI Executive Council elections for triennium 2019-22. She has become the first woman to head the prime association of professional astronomers ..
Tags: Astronomical Society of India • Dr G C Anupama • Himalayan Telescope • Sir C V Raman award for young scientists • Thirty Meter Telescope