The asteroid search campaign was first introduced in Nepal in 2012 as ‘SGAC Asteroid Search Campaign’ provided by Nepal Astronomical Society (NASO) for the university level students. During the time, several teams were forms which were reduced to only one team per country!

***Next Campaign: January 8 – February 7, 2018***

Interested? You can file team registration request to us in order to confirm your team during the campaign. Your team should have 2-5 students (at least 40% should be female).

To complete your registration, download AsteroidSearch_Request_template and send us a scan copy of your request printed in your school/college letterhead via email to suresh[at]nepalastronomicalsociety.org by December 31, 2017.

We will take only 10 teams for this campaign. So don’t wait for deadline. Apply today!

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Who can participate ?

Any one who are high school and university students and want to have hands-on experience to make original discoveries searching asteroid from world class telescopes can participate in the program. Priorities are given to those who are faimiliar to our activities and wants to create their career in research in future.

How to participate?

In you are interested in this program, you can request your school/college to send ‘Expression of Interest’ to contact@nepalastronomicalsociety.org

When is the campaign?

The campaign runs several times a year. Due to technical limitation, we provide take only five teams each time. The next campaign will run from January 8 – February 7, 2018.

What are the technical requirements?

The participating team must have access to computer/laptop with Windows 7 home/ultime/professional (32-bit system) and good internet connection (at least 512kbps or prefarably 1Mbps).

 

If you have any queries regarding this program or would like to sponsor this program, please feel free to write us

suresh[at]nepalastronomicalsociety.org