Category Archives: 2016

Overview of the project

Project leader: Claudio Paulo, Project location: Mozambique Project Description: will be a workshop based on the Joint Exchange Development Initiative to be held in Mozambique aiming to expose young university lecturers and students to research in Astronomy and Astrophysics. This workshop will provide hand-on projects where the students can learn about radio astronomy, […]

Overview of the project

Project leader: Dr. Peter Teuben, Project location: Haiti Project Description: The Haiti All-Sky Camera (HASC) plans to install a specialized camera in Haiti to view and record the night sky. Students from Université Quisqueya (UNIQ) and Ecole Supérieure d’Infotronique d’Haïti (ESIH) along with students from University of Maryland (UMD) will collaborate on code (python […]

Overview of the project (Astrolab Extended-2016)

Project leader: Michele Gerbaldi, Project location: Ethiopia, Kenya, Nigeria, Rwanda, South Africa, United Republic of Tanzania, Zambia Project Description: In many countries in Africa there is still a large need for young people to get involved in science studies and research. We propose a cheap and attractive module to learn how to do science […]