Dr. Aniket Sule is Secretary General of International Olympiad on Astronomy and Astrophysics. He has been leading the Indian Astronomy Olympiad...
@ MCubed Library, Bandra (W) - 1st Sat, 5 pm
@ Dr Bhau Daji Lad Museum, Byculla (E) - 2nd Sun, 5 pm
@ Kitab Khana, Fort - 3rd Fri, 5:30 pm
Dr. Aniket Sule is Secretary General of International Olympiad on Astronomy and Astrophysics. He has been leading the Indian Astronomy Olympiad programme since 2007 and is responsible for selection and training of Indian teams for Astronomy Olympiads. He is a faculty member at Homi Bhabha Centre for Science Education (HBCSE - TIFR), where his areas of work include research in mathematics education, astronomy education and history of astronomy in India. He has edited / co-edited three books; one on history of astronomy and two on Astronomy Olympiad problems. He actively promotes use of scientific temper in daily life and is known for his vocal opposition to psuedo-scientific statements by several public figures and his support for movements like 'march for science'. Recently, he was conferred 'Youth Icon of the Year 2018' award by Maharashtra Times.
1 hr , 30 min
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