Greek university establishes Geodetic Astronomy Department


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The University of Thessaloniki has announced establishment of a Department of Geodetic Astronomy under the direction of L.N. Mavridis.

The planned research program will include projects in terrestrial refraction, electromagnetic distance measurement, gravity and magnetic investigations in Greece, space distribution and motions of late-type stars in the Milky Way, galactic Cepheids, and flare stars.