Laboratories and Equipment
Well equipped computers, electronics and optics lab is available for conducting practicals for post graduate and research students.
And many of the Research Scholars and Students are working at National and International laboratories.
The Centre has a well equipped library with about 6316 text books on Astronomy and Astrophysics and related subjects. There are about 30,000 research reprints obtained on gratis. The library also subscribes two leading astronomical journals like Research in Astronomy and Astrophysics and Astronomical Journal, Indian Journal of Radio & Space Physics (IJRSP) along with magazines like Sky & Telescope, Current Science etc.
A well-furnished Seminar Library is also available for students, research scholars anf faculty members alike.
Dr. D. V. Phani Kumar, a Ph. D degree holder in Astronomy, currently working as Scientist D in Aryabhatta Research Institute of Observational Sciences (ARIES), Nainital Dr. Y. Ravi Kiron has been awarded Ph. D degree in Astronomy is presently working as Director Jawahar Planetarium, Allahabad. Dr. M. Shiva Kumar, students of this department presently working as Assistant Professor, Department of Physics, Indian Institute of Information Technology, Bangalore. Dr. Priya Hasan, alumni of this department presently working as Assistant Professor, Department of Physics, Moulana Azad National Urdu University, Hyderabad