Moot to mark World Space Week

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THE NATION, KARACHI, 07th OCTOBER 2013:- Institute of Space and Planetary Astrophysics (ISPA), University of Karachi is celebrating World Space Week 2013 by arranging  a national conference on Space Science, poster competitions and sky watch programme.
The Institute is organising Second National Conference on Space Science from October 7 to 8, 2013 in collaboration with SUPARCO (Pakistan Space Agency), Higher Education Commission and Pakistan Physical Society, said a statement on Sunday.
The main theme of the conference is “Exploring the Universe”. The inaugural ceremony of Second National Conference on Space Sciences will be held on October 7, at 9.00 am at HEJ Auditorium, University of Karachi. Emeritus Professor Dr. Atta-ur-Rehman will be the chief guest of the inaugural ceremony.
The closing ceremony of the conference will be held on October 8, at 4:30 pm at HEJ Auditorium, University of Karachi.
Eminent atomic scientist Dr. Abdul Qadeer will be the chief guest of the closing ceremony.
More than 60 technical research papers will be presented in the conference in the areas of Computational Astronomy, Mars Exploration, Astrophysics, Aeronautical and Aerospace Technologies, Satellite Communications and GNSS.
Research scholars from Punjab University, GC University, Lahore, Mehran University of Engineering and Technology, Jamshoro, Sindh, Balochistan University of I.T., Engineering and Management Sciences, University of Peshawar, Ghulam Ishaq Khan Institute of Engineering Sciences and Technology, Institute of Space Technology, Islamabad and other universities are expected to attend the moot.

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