Category Archives: Starlight in the university: “Astrolab” Extended – 2016


Report of the Astrolab project for the period July 2015 – June 2016 Michèle Gerbaldi and Jean-Pierre De Greve  The 5th EAAS workshop in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, 29 June – 1 July 2015: Simpemba, Copperbelt University, Zambia, gave a presentation on ‘Experiences of the Starlight in the university lab’. The planned training sessions of M. […]

Final Report

A report on the Regional Astronomy Workshop on Astronomy Data Analysis School 07 – 18 November 2016 Copperbelt University (CBU), Kitwe – Zambia At Copperbelt University, (CBU, Kitwe – Zambia), the students in Pure Physics and Physics with Education have an Introductory Astronomy course as compulsory at second year of their programme. For the Physics […]

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 […]