Recent Updates

Committee Members

The Public Outreach and Education Committee was constituted by the Astronomical Society in 2014, during the annual meeting that was held at IISER Mohali. The current POEC has 9 POEC committee members and 13 POEC Associates representing a diversity of experience and backgrounds. The POEC is currently chaired by Dibyendu Nandi. Dibyendu Nandi (Chairperson) Indian […]

Lunar Eclipse – Nov 2022

“On behalf of the Astronomy and Astrophysics community of India, we encourage you to go out and enjoy the celestial spectacle of the lunar eclipse. The ASI Public Outreach and Education Committee has put together resources here from various Astronomy Organizations and Science Outreach Centres for the public.” – Virendra Yadav, Co-Chair, Public Outreach and […]

Partial Solar Eclipse – Oct 2022

“On behalf of the Astronomy and Astrophysics community of India, we welcome you to enjoy the celestial spectacle of the partial solar eclipse. The ASI Public Outreach and Education Committee has put together resources here from various Astronomy Organizations and Science Outreach Centres for the public. The Sun is the source of light that sustains […]