Lecture on binary stars_How and what are they?


AASTRO Thiruvananthapuram had its monthly lecture of  August on evening of 4th, Thursday at its usual venue, Science & Technology Museum,PMG. The session was handled by Dr. K C Ajith Prasad,Professor of Physics,MG College, who described interesting facts and ideas  about Binary stars. He started with the history of observation of binary stars and then talked about their various kinds and its classification.  The importance of binary stars and the methods used to gather information from them were given stress in his lecture.

The lecture was followed by an active discussion where eminent AASTRO veterans like Shri. Krishna Warrier added more points. Around 20 people attended the session. The next session will be on first Thursday of September

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