Students from Saint Mary’s college visits NESACNew

On April 25, 2019, 15 students of Dept. of Physics, Saint Mary’s College, Shillong along with their 4 faculty members, visited NESAC as a study tour. Dr Arup Borgohain, Scientist NESAC gave a presentation on various aspects of space technology and its impact on societal development. He also talked about evolution of Indian satellites and payloads developed by ISRO. Ms Arundhati Kundu and her team took the students to various facilities such as Atmospheric science laboratory, UAV laboratory, IRNSS, exhibition area etc. A live demonstration of UAV was also arranged for the students. Faculty members mentioned that different groups of students from Saint Mary’s College hadvisited NESAC in the past which helped them in getting better awareness and understanding about space technology.