Astronomy Club

Club Objectives

  • To recognize and foster students’ interest in Astronomy and Astrophysics
  • To stimulate students’ curiosity on questioning and exploring the mysterious nature of the universe.
  • To update the darkest secrets of universe by talks of eminent personalities, Workshops, star gazing sessions and visit to observatory centres.
  • Procure monitoring support from government and other support agencies for Astronomy related activities.

Committee

Chairman Prof. Dr. V. Rajendran, Principal, Dr.N.G.P Arts and Science College
Convener Dr. D. Geetha Ramani, Dean - Academic Affairs
Coordinator Dr. P. Revathi, Head, Commerce with Banking and Insurance
Staff Co-ordinators

Mrs.A.Saravanapriya, Assistant Professor, Dept. of Physics

Mrs.R.Revathi, Assistant Professor, Dept. of Physics

Student Office Bearers

President: Ramya R, II B.Sc. Physics

Vice President: Sowbharaniya C, II B.Sc. Biochemistry

Treasurer: Devikadharshini T, II B.Sc. Physics

Secretary: R Saarulatha, II B.Sc. Maths

Club Activites

S.No

Date

Resource Person

Description of the Event

No of students attended

1.

12.07.2018

Dr.S.Sureshkumar

Director

Centre for Research

Dr.N.G.P Institute of Technology

Coimbatore.

Special Lecture on Astronomical Events

61

2.

17.07.2018

Mrs.A.Saravanapriya

AP/Physics, DrNGPASC

Discussed about the objectives and activities

56

3.

19.07.2018

Mrs.A.Saravanapriya

AP/Physics, DrNGPASC

Basic terms were discussed

61

4.

31.07.2018

Mrs.A.Saravanapriya

AP/Physics, DrNGPASC

Physics concepts and Laws were discussed

58

5.

2.08.2018

Mrs.R.Revathi

AP/Physics, DrNGPASC

History of Various astronomers were introduced to the students

65

6.

7.08.2018

Mrs.A.Saravanapriya

AP/Physics, DrNGPASC

Students interacted well and asked questions

60

7.

14.08.2018

Mrs.R.Revathi

AP/Physics, DrNGPASC

Explained about the life of Aliens

58

8.

16.08.2018

Mrs.A.Saravanapriya

AP/Physics, DrNGPASC

Usage of Stellarium &Maps

70

9.

21.08.2018

Mrs.R.Revathi

AP/Physics, DrNGPASC

Description of various Planets

68

10.

23.08.2018

Mrs.A.Saravanapriya

AP/Physics, DrNGPASC

History of the Big Star

62

11.

4.09.2018

Mrs.R.Revathi

AP/Physics, DrNGPASC

Space, Universe & Our Milkyway galaxy

73

12.

6.09.2018

Mrs.A.Saravanapriya

AP/Physics, DrNGPASC

Occurrence of various Eclipses

65

13.

11.09.2018

Mrs.R.Revathi

AP/Physics, DrNGPASC

Students participated actively

45

14.

18.092018

Mrs.A.Saravanapriya

AP/Physics, DrNGPASC

Age of Earth

62

15.

20.09.2018

Mrs.R.Revathi

AP/Physics, DrNGPASC

Physics students explained about balloon powered nanorover

34

16.

11.12.2018

Mrs.R.Revathi

AP/Physics, DrNGPASC

P.Balamurugan (I B.Sc Phy) explained about the morphology of Galaxies

50

17.

13.12..2018

Mrs.A.Saravanapriya

AP/Physics, DrNGPASC

S.Srinithi(I B.Sc Phy)

58

18.

27.12.2018

Mrs.R.Revathi

AP/Physics, DrNGPASC

P.Balamurugan (I B.Sc Phy) explained about the Blackhole

45

19.

05.01.2019

Mrs.A.Saravanapriya

AP/Physics, DrNGPASC

Martian Movie

62

20.

19.01.2019

Mrs.R.Revathi

AP/Physics, DrNGPASC

How it works-The International space station

34

21.

19.03.2019

Mrs.A.Saravanapriya

& Mrs.R.Revathi

AP/Physics, DrNGPASC

Essay writing & Quiz competition

25

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