Astro clubs and courses

Department of Astronomy at Faculty of Physics
Sofia University "St. Kliment Ohridski"

For another year the Department of Astronomy is participating in the European Scientists' Night. On 28 September, in the hours between 18:00 and 22:00, the Observatory of Sofia University will be opened with a varied program and free admission.

Short lectures in comprehensible language:
Presentation of the activities of Department of Astronomy
History of the astronomy
The Sun, Earth and the people
In search of new worlds - the exoplanets
From the Big Bang to nowadays
How to work with star maps

Examination of the Observatory and the oldest telescope on a permanent pier in Bulgaria. If the sky is clear after 19:30, the planets Saturn and Mars will be observed with several telescopes.

Astro materials from our friends                

Here you will find links to materials on astronomical topics created by our friends.

Hristo Popov

e-mail: cpopov @ phys.uni-sofia . bg
Material: Physics Almanac

Hristo Vanceti

e-mail: christovantceti @ gmail . com
Material: Amateur building of telescopes