The conference was opened to experts, researchers and students of Astronomy & Cosmology or related areas affiliated to Research Institutions, Universities and Colleges. The purpose of this conference was to bring together experienced as well as young scientists who are interested in working actively on various aspects of astrophysics & cosmology, to exchange their research findings and to expose young minds in the field of astrophysics & cosmology from Nepal.
The conference consisted of two main sessions: Theme session and Technical session. In the Theme session, a set of lectures were delivered from the distinguished invited professors about the current issues and research findings in their relevant field. Researchers and students had an ample opportunity to present their research findings in the Technical session.
ICAC 2012 is completed with the following recommendations:
1. The country should facilitate sufficient infrastructure to carry out research in the field of A&A.
2. Research collaboration is essential to address the unsolved issues in the field of Astrophysical and Cosmological research.
3. Exchange visit program, workshops, seminars, etc should be materializing for young graduates.