Explore the Space (ETS) in collaboration with Bharathidasan University, Tiruchirappalli, Tamil Nadu hosted a lecture series titled “Raman-Armstrong Lecture on Space” on 19th December 2018. The objective of the series is to celebrate and promote Indo-US cooperation in Space Sciences & Technology and exploration. The seminar had around 150 enthusiastic participants in which majority were college students. Dr. Jaydeep Mukharjee, Director, NASA FSGC, USA was the Keynote speaker who addressed the gathering on “Future of Space Exploration”. The lecture was inaugurated by Dr. G. Gopinath, Registrar, Bharathidasan University.
The second edition of Raman-Armstrong Lecture on Space took place on 5th February 2020. The topic was “Job Opportunities in Space and Allied Industries”. Prof. V. Ramamoorthy, Scientist, ISRO (Retd.), Mr. S. Balagurunathan, NCERT Awardee and Science Writer were the main speakers. This seminar was attended by over 150 active participants from various colleges and universities. The lecture was inaugurated by Dr. G. Gopinath, Registrar, Bharathidasan University.