R. C. Gupta Endowment Lecture

R C Gupta Endowment Lecture was instituted by the society through an endowment from Prof. R. C. Gupta, a renowned researcher in the history of Mathematics and Astronomy around the year 2000. This endowment lecture must specifically be on the history of astronomy. The selection of speakers for this endowment lecture is done by the executive council, who may utilize the suggestions made by the members of the Society. An honorarium of Rs. 10,000 is given to the speaker, and one such lecture can be organized in a period of two years.

Sl. No. Name of the Speaker Title (Click on the title for abstract summary) Year
1 Prof. Biman Nath Who first discovered Helium in the Sun? 2013