Job Profile


An astronomer is a scientist in the field of astronomy who studies stars, planets, moons, comets and galaxies, as well as many other celestial objects ? either in Observational astronomy, in analyzing the data or in theoretical astronomy. A related but distinct subject, cosmology, is concerned with studying the Universe as a whole. An astronomer researches the world beyond Earth.


Other Requirements

  1. Collecting data from satellites and spacecraft using radio and optical telescopes
  2. Developing new instrumentation and maintaining existing equipment
  3. Developing software to interpret the images captured by satellites
  4. Analysing data and testing theories.