REVIEW FOR TELESCOPES: EYES TO THE SKIES - TALK AND HANDS-ON DEMONSTRATION FOR CHILDREN
Dr. Priya Hasan is organising a short lecture on 'Telescopes: Eyes To The Skies', on 1st August, at La Makaan. The lecture will be followed by a hands-on demonstration on telescopes and telescope-making.
Telescopes are the basic tool used by astronomers to study the minuscule light from the stars, and have led to a revolution in our understanding of the universe. In this lecture, participants will be made to understand in a simple manner the construction and working of telescopes, with the help of telescope kits.
Dr. Priya Hasan has obtained her integrated Masters from the Moscow State University, Moscow, and her Doctoral Degree in Astrophysics from Osmania University, Hyderabad. She is an Observational Astronomer, and her area of research is Star Formation, Dynamical Evolution Of Star Clusters and Galaxy Morphology. She has traveled across Europe and the US on academic assignments.
Entry is free. Please contact the venue at 98490-26029 for further details.