Scientific Rationale

Research Institute - Nikolaev Astronomical Observatory invites you to participate in the international conference NAO2016, which will be held in RI NAO (Nikolaev, Ukraine) on September 26-29, 2016.

The conference is organized to discuss methods and technical means of ground-based observations, IVOA role in modern research, actual problems of ground-based astronomy as well as history of astronomical research. Working languages are English, Ukrainian and Russian. Presented reports will be published as articles in a special issue of journal titled Science and Innovations, dedicated to the conference. Abstract Book will be published in English.

Main Topics of the conference

1. Methods, technical means and software for ground-based observations and data processing.
2. Use of IVOA technologies for solution of modern astronomical problems.
3. Results of data processing for ground-based observations.
4. History of astronomical research.

Scientific Organizing Committee

O. Shulga (RI NAO, Ukraine, Co-Chairman)
Ya. Yatskiv (MAO of NAS, Ukraine, Co-Chairman)
O. Konovalenko (IRA of NAS, Ukraine)
P. Fedorov (RIA of KhNU, Ukraine)
I. Vavilova (MAO of NAS, Ukraine)
O. Reznichenko (IRA of NAS, Ukraine)
M. Koshkin (RI AO of ONU, Ukraine)
Yu.Protsyuk (RI NAO, Ukraine)
I. Eglitis (IA of UL, Latvia)
Z. Tang (ShAO, China)
I. Kudzej (VO, Slovakia)

Local Organizing Committee

Yu. Protsyuk (Chairman)
N. Maigurova (Secretary)
O. Mazhaev
E. Sibiryakova
V. Koval
L. Doniy
L. Fomenko
V. Kryuchkovsky
M. Kaluzhny
V. Vovk
L. Bondarchuk
D. Bodryagin