ASTRONOMY

A Comet (Flash)
00:05:30:00 1985 GUB-15
Producer : Himanshu Trivedi

A Comet (Gujarati)
00:04:15:00 GUC-16
Producer : Himanshu Trivedi


Welcome Mr. Halley
Science-1

00:16:03:00 1985 GUB-54
Producer : Himanshu Trivedi



Welcome Mr. Halley
History-1

00:16:25:00 1985 GUB-54
Producer : Mr. Himanshu Trivedi


Welcome Mr. Halley
History-2

00:17:25:00 1985 GUB-55
Producer : Himanshu Trivedi

  • History Part 1-2 describes the sightings of Halley’s comet.

Welcome Mr. Halley
Halley's Comet-1

00:20:04:00 1985 GUB-55
Producer : Himanshu Trivedi


Welcome Mr. Halley
Halley's Comet-2

00:22:05:00 1985 GUB-55
Producer: Himanshu Trivedi

  • Part-2 is an elaborate discussion on Halley’s comet and contains data about the spacecrafts launched for the study of the comet in 1986.

Welcome Mr. Hallery
Science -2

00:19:28:00 1985 GUB-54
Producer : Himanshu Trivedi

  • This part deal with the science of comets, their origin, the formation of the different parts e.g. tail, comma, etc., the chemicals in them, and the different orbits they follows.

onA Talk 'What is the
study of Astrophysics?

00:25:10:00 1985 GUB-67
Producer: Himanshu Trivedi

  • This program covers the historical aspects of astronomy, gravitation, theory of relativity, plasma stage, black holes, etc. It deals with the important aspects of the study of astrophysics.

Giacobini-zinner Comet
A Flash News (Gujarati)

00:4:15:00 1985 GUC-16
Producer : Himanshu Trivedi

  • This flash program was to make people aware of the man-made probe ‘International Cometry Explorer’ which passed through the tail of Giacobini Zinner on September 11, 1985 to study the comet’s tail.

Welcome Mr. Halley
Findings of Experiments-1

00:15:15:00 1986 GUB-77
Producer : Himanshu Trivedi


Welcome Mr. Halley
(Findings of Experiment -2)

00:22:00:00 1986 GUB-82
Producer : Rajesh Jhaveri

  • The above programs deals with the experiment carried out by the Scientists of Physical Research Laboratory, Ahmedabad. Through the Radio Telescope they recorded the Radio Signals coming from a quasar through Comet Halley’s Plasma.

A Talk on Infrared Astronomy
00:15:20:00 1986 GUB-77
Producer : Himanshu Trivedi

  • This program is an interview with Prof. George Rieke of the University of Arizona on the importance and study of infrared astronomy.

Comet Austin
00:20:32:00 1990 GUB-346
Producer: Himanshu Trivedi

  • There was a visitor to inner solar system which created a lot of expectations with 1st appearance – Comet Austin. Prof. J.N. Desai of PRL analyses the situation with reference to earlier events of different comets.

Sitaronke Naqushe Quadam
Chhoote Hue

00:15:24:00 1994 GUB-1063
Producer: Himanshu Trivedi

  • This program shows the working of the observatory established on Guru Shikhar, Mt. Abu. It includes the common man’s myths and confusions regarding astronomy. Although it targets a select audience, the layman can also find it interesting.

Dekho Soorajko Gaurse
00:16:44:00 1994 GUB-1064
Producer: Himanshu Trivedi

  • This is a program on the solar observatory based in the Fatehsagar region of Udaipur. The highlight of this program is the fact that as it is a live telecast, it captures the changes taking place on the sun, directly using the camera made at SAC / ISRO which is attached to the telescope.

Comet Hale Bopp: Part-1
00:20:30:00 1996 B-6/13
Producer: Himanshu Trivedi


Comet Hale Bopp: Part-2
00:24:00:00 1996 B-6/13
Producer: Himanshu Trivedi

  • Part 1 & 2: After a gap of about twenty years two periodic comets have come to inner solar system. These two programmes deal with the information about the Comet Hyakutake and Comet Hale-Bopp.

Comet Hale Bopp
Part-3
00:14:02:05 1997 B-6/36
Producer: Himanshu Trivedi

  • This program deals with the photometric experiment conducted on Comet Hale-Bopp. So obviously it is shot while the comet was in the sky. It explains the above content with the help of various visuals, animations, expert’s explanation, etc. At the end it refers the curiosity of viewers, if, they want to know about comet, they can write to us.

Comet Hale Bopp
Part-4

00:15:57:05 1997 B-6/36
Producer: Himanshu Trivedi

  • In this programme an experiment that was conducted on Comet Hale-Bopp is explained. The program also explains the formation of tails, the way the scientists tackle the problem and collect the information on the plasma tails. The program also has a live shot of Comet Hale-Bopp when it was in western sky in the month of May.

Comet Charisma
1995-1997
Part-5
00:13:19:00 1998 B-3/111
Producer: Himanshu Trivedi

  • The series of 6 parts explains the use of Charged Couple Device Camera, its function, to study the cometary nucleus and the tails. There is a comparison between CCD and optical camera. The program ends with the interpretation of the data.

Comet Charisma
1995-1997
Part-6
00:13:10:00 1998 B-6/56
Producer: Himanshu Trivedi

  • It deals with the experiment conducted by PRL on Comet Hale-Bopp and also refers to Comet Hyakutake.