Space Technology Students' Society

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Kalpana Chawla Space Technology Cell, IIT Kharagpur
Space Technology Student Society
Founded 2008 (2008)
Founder(s) Mayur Maheshwari [unverified]
Number of members 45
Website www.fb.com/spAce.iitkgp
Under TSG No

Space Technology Student Society(spAts) is a student initiative that functions as the student body of Kalpana Chawla Space Technology Cell (KCSTC), the contact point of Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) at IIT Kharagpur. It hosts an annual Space-festival National Students' Space Challenge.[1] spAts has been constantly instrumental in organizing space-themed talks, sky gazing sessions, lectures and presentations within IIT Kharagpur. The group publishes a bi- semester newsletter, 'The Moonwalk', on latest ventures in space technology and various astronomy related articles.[2]

References[edit | edit source]

  1. NSSC. Nssc.spats.in (1 August 2013). Retrieved on 23 August 2013.
  2. "Reaching for the stars". The Statesman. 9 August 2013. Retrieved 9 August 2013.