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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  • The abstract submission is closed now for the 34th Meeting of the Astronomical Society of India
    (Posted on 8th Jan 2016)
  • The Vainu Bappu Memorial Gold Medal VB 2014 will be awarded to Dr. Nikku Madhusudan during forthcoming ASI 2016 meeting at Srinagar, Kashmir to be held during 10-13 May, 2016
    (Posted on 26th Nov 2015)
  • Next Annual ASI Meeting
    The next annual meeting of the Astronomical Society of India will take place at Srinagar between May 10 and 13, 2016, to be hosted by the Kashmir University. In addition to the regular parallel sessions on different categories, for which abstracts will be solicited, there will also be plenary sessions and a few special sessions.

    You can find more details on Website : http://astron-soc.in/asi2016/

    (Posted on 20th November 2015)
  • Meet the ASTROSAT Astronomers

    Press release by the Astronomical Society of India on the ASTROSAT at the “Meet the ASTROSAT Astronomers” events held simultaenously in 3 cities by the POEC

    (Posted on 29th Sept 2015)

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