Astronomical Society of India


The Astronomical Society of India was established in 1972 and has grown to become the prime association of professional astronomers in India. The society has close to 1000 members. The objectives of the society are the promotion of Astronomy and related branches of science in India. The society organises scientific meetings, publishes a quarterly bulletin and supports the popularisation of Astronomy and other similar activities.

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  • POEC for the triennium 2016-2019

    POEC has been reconstituted for the triennium 2016-2019. For more details click here.
    (Posted on 28th November 2016)
  • ASI 2017

    The 35th Meeting of the Astronomical Society of India (ASI) will be hosted by Birla Institute of Scientific Research (BISR) at Jaipur during 6 - 10 March, 2017. Please find more details from the website .
    (Posted on 23rd September 2016)
  • Scientific Organizing Committee 2016 - 2019

    Scientific Organizing Committee for the triennium 2016 - 2019 has been formed. For more details click here.
    (Posted on 23rd September 2016)
  • K D Abhyankar Best Thesis Presentation

    K D Abhyankar Best thesis presentation award was awarded to Dr. S. Athiray by the Astronomical Society of India (ASI) for the year 2016 during the 34th annual meeting of ASI at Kashmir University, Srinagar

    (Posted on 17th May 2016)

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