Welcome to the official site of Nepal Astronomical Society (NASO)

Welcome to the official site of Nepal Astronomical Society (NASO)

Welcome to the official site of Nepal Astronomical Society (NASO)

We are NASO

Nepal Astronomical Society (NASO) is an organization of highly motivated people in Nepal and abroad. Its main aim is to create strong scientific community within the country and provide a common platform for all astronomy enthusiastic. It promotes science and technology in the country via its outreach, education and research activities on astronomy and space science in Nepal. Our programs are designed to address a child at elementary school to a researcher at university level in order to foster scientific temper in our society.

Up Coming Events

Cloudy Workshop
12th SEPT, 2020

Starlight in the university lab: Astrolab

Prof. Dr. Michèle Gerbaldi will be sharing and interacting with the participants on the topic Starlight in the university lab: Astrolab.

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Cloudy Workshop
25th MAY, 2020

Demystifying the Supercomputer

Prof. Dr. Rajendra Prasad Adhikari will be sharing and interacting with the participants on the topic Demystifying the Supercomputer. Dr. Adhikari is currently working at Department of Physics, School of Science, Kathmandu University, Dhulikhel, Kavre. He will also share the current status of super-computing facility at Kathmandu University. He did his MSc from Tribhuvan University […]

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Cloudy Workshop
21st MAY 2020

Introduction to Basic Astrophotography

Ms. Manisha Dwa will sharing and interacting with the participants on basic astrophotography. She will also share her journey of astrophotographer since 2013. Ms. Dwa joined Nepal Astronomical Society (NASO) in 2013 and has been contributing to its since then at different capacities and roles. She is currently a part of our executive office as […]

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Cloudy Workshop
18th MAY 2020

वर्तमान महामारीले ल्याएका अवसरहरु

कार्यक्रममा त्रिभुवन विश्वविद्यालय, व्यावहारिक विज्ञान तथा प्रविधि अनुसन्धान केन्द्र (रिकास्ट) का कार्यकारी निर्देशक प्रा. डा. रामेश्वर अधिकारीज्यूले सहभागिहरुसंग कोभिड-१९ महामारीले नेपाली जनता विशेषगरी नेपाली विद्यार्थी वा युवा पुस्तासामू ल्याएका अवसरहरुका बारेमा चर्चा गर्नुहुनेछ। रसायन विज्ञान केन्द्रिय विभागमा लामो समयदेखि प्राध्यापन कार्यमा संलग्न डा. अधिकारी इन्टरनेसनल युनियन अफ प्युर एण्ड अप्लाईड केमिस्ट्री (आईयुप्याक) का सदस्य हुनुहुन्छ।आईयुप्याक […]

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Cloudy Workshop
16th MAY 2020

Webinar on ‘Celestial Coordinate Systems’

Dr. Aniket Sule will be sharing and interacting with the participants on the topic ‘ Celestial Coordinate Systems’.  Dr. Sule is currently a reader at Homi Bhabha Centre for Science Education (HBCSE) which is the National Centre of the Tata Institute of Fundamental Research (TIFR), Mumbai, India. He will also share about some of the […]

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Cloudy Workshop
12th MAY 2020

Amateur Astronomy by Professionals in Nepal

Ar. Debesh Raj Bhattarai will be sharing and interacting with the participants on ‘Amateur Astronomy by Professionals in Nepal’. He is an architect by profession and has worked in many big projects in Nepal. This webinar is an opportunity to the participants to get insight to his astronomical journey and his motivation to carry on. […]

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Cloudy Workshop
5th MAY 2020

Evolution of Astronomy Outreach in Nepal

Dr. Rishi Shah will be sharing and interacting with the participants on the topic  on ‘Evolution of the astronomy outreach in Nepal. Dr. Shah is an academician at Nepal Academy of Science and Technology (NAST) and patron of Nepal Astronomical Society (NASO). He served NASO as chairperson during 2007-2013. He is a Astronomy columnist in […]

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Cloudy Workshop
9th MAY 2020

How big Is our universe?

Prof. Dr. Udayaraj Khanal will be sharing and interacting with the participants on the topic  on ‘How big Is our universe?’. Prof. Khanal worked at Tribhuvan University Central Department of Physics, Kirtipur for more than three decades creating a foundation for the Astronomy and Astrophysics education and research activities in Nepal. Prof. Khanal has shared […]

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Cloudy Workshop
7th MAY 2020

How to study and conduct research on A & A in Nepal?

Prof. Dr. Binil Aryal will be sharing and interacting with the participants on the topic ‘ How to study and conduct research on A & A in Nepal?’ Prof. Aryal is currenty  working at Tribhuvan Univiersity Central Department of Physics, Kirtipur. He will also share the current status of education and active research areas in […]

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Cloudy Workshop
2nd MAY 2020

Status of the aerospace industry and academia during COVID-19

Online Webinar on ‘Status of the aerospace industry and academia during COVID-19’ Er. Sudip Bhattrai will be sharing and interacting with the participants on Status of the aerospace industry and academia during COVID-19. Er. Bhattrai is an Assistant Professor – Aerospace Science and Engineering at Department of Mechanical Engineering, Pulchowk Campus, Institute of Engineering, Tribhuvan […]

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Cloudy Workshop
29th APRIL 2020

LIGO’s latest discoveries and its implication to astrophysics

Online Webinar on ‘LIGO’s latest discoveries and its implication in astrophysics’ Dr. Sudarshan Karki, who is currently working in LIGO, will talk about the detector advancement made in the last few years that has made us more sensitive than ever. He will also give some updates on LIGO’s latest discoveries and its implication to astrophysics. […]

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Projects

Research

Several citizens science projects are currently being implemented engaging young students of Nepal.

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OUTREACH

Research

Education

We are conducting informal classes on astronomy and space science at schools and colleges in Nepal.

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OUTREACH

Education

Outreach

We have been conduction different observation sessions at schools, colleges, universities as well as public places in Nepal.

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OUTREACH

Outreach

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