World Astronomy Week 2021
Title: world astronomy week 2021To raise the interest of the general public to the field of Astronomy, we are celebrating 2021 Astronomy Day on Thursday, Friday and Saturday, May 13, 14 and 15th, virtually via Biruni Observatory Skyroom platform and instagram account(@biruni.obs). We cordially invite everyone to join and chat about the beauties of the Universe.
Question & Answer Session15 Feb 2021
Title: Physics Open DayBiruni Observatory and the Physics department of Shiraz University will be holding a question and answer session with Prof. Cumrun Vafa from the Harvard University on February 20th, 2021 at 19:00 IR time.
Physics Open Day14 December 2017
Title: Physics Open DayBiruni Observatory and the Physics department of Shiraz University will be holding the Physics open day on December 14th, 2017, to introduce different aspects of Physics and Astronomy to the interested high-school students. Participants will be visiting the Biruni Observatory and the laboratories of Physics Department during the day and attending different introductory lectures on Physics.
One-day Workshop12 October 2017
Title: Science with Small TelescopesIn the era of large and extremely large telescopes, the role of small telescopes is still important in astronomical research. Detection of exoplanets and studying low surface brightness galaxies are two prominent area of research activity that these small telescopes can contribute to the community these days. The aim of this workshop is to gather specialists and discuss how astronomers can benefit and learn from the small telescopes.
One-day Workshop5 March 2017
Title: Traces of Galaxy Formation
Speaker: Prof. Alexandre Vazdekis (IAC, Spain)
The workshop will take place on March 5th, 2017, at Biruni Observatory, Shiraz University. The aim of this workshop is to introduce the field of galaxy formation and evolution. The topics of the workshop are:
• Stellar Populations
• Galaxy Dynamics