9-13 September 2024
Chiang Mai, Thailand
Asia/Bangkok timezone
Registration is now closed. We will announce the results by 31 July at the latest.

The 5th Thailand-UK Python+Astronomy Summer School 2024 (ThaiPASS’24)

ThaiPASS’24 (Thailand-UK Python+Astronomy Summer School) is a week-long training event for university students. The focus is on the application of Python to various topics in astronomy, from stellar astrophysics to large-scale cosmology. Speakers are active researchers in astrophysics from both the UK and Thailand.

We will train up to 30 participants mainly from ASEAN countries. However,  we also welcome applicants from outside the region. Applications from undergraduates and postgraduates are both considered.

Participants will leave ThaiPASS with a strong foundation of Python and its application to modern astronomy.

ThaiPASS'24 is supported by the ITCA scheme under the auspices of UNESCO.

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Prerequisites for participants: 

  • Each participant must be enrolled as a student in a university.
  • Basic knowledge of Python is assumed. No astronomy knowledge is required.
  • Participants should arrange their own return travel to Chiang Mai as well as accommodation. We will provide the following free-of-charge:
    • Lunches and refreshments throughout the summer school
    • Excursion to Thailand National Observatory (Wednesday all day)
    • Conference dinner (Monday evening)

Registration is now open and will close on 30 June 2024 (23:59hrs, GMT+7).
We will inform successful candidates by 31 July 2024.

For general enquiry: thaipass<at>narit.or.th
For information about the course: siri.chongchitnan<at>warwick.ac.uk

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