Updates from OAD Partners


Geoffrey Okeng’o travelled from Kenya to India in February 2015 under the OAD-IUCAA visiting fellowships for African individuals – his time in India was to be spent on a combination of research and outreach experiential learning.

NWO-OAD Visiting Experts

The Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research (NWO) has awarded a grant under the NWO-OAD Visiting Experts Scheme. This grant was awarded to Prof. Simon Portegies Zwart and Dr. Jarle Brinchmann for a two week visit to Colombia under the AstroTwinCoLo Twinning Programme. For two weeks, they will give lectures to advanced undergraduate students as well as a number of public lectures.

Lectures that were given by Leiden professor Simon Portegies and Jarle Brinchmann:-

AstroTwinCoLo, 2015 – Computational Astrophysics
– https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLPdkBLbDPtqoHDcjUweIJqe6GKnOz0-Qw

AstroTwinCoLo, 2015 – Galaxy Formation – https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLPdkBLbDPtqq8eulM1dLtSrgr7TIOnTvb