IAU Commission 8 News

  • All of the presentations given at our science meeting at the General Assembly in Beijing can be found at the meeting web page (26 Sept 2012).
  • We have a new Organizing Committee since IAU GA28 (26 Sept 2012).
  • Norbert Zacharias has written the Astrometry article in Scholarpedia.
  • Most of the presentations given at our science meeting at the General Assembly in Rio can be found at the meeting web page (30 Oct 2009).
  • We have a new Organizing Committee since IAU GA27 (30 Oct 2009).
  • We have been allocated 3 sessions at the IAU General Assembly, Rio de Janeiro, on Monday, 10th August 2009. Details about our science session can be found on this web page (1 May 2009).
  • The first announcement has been made of IAU Symposium 261 "RELATIVITY IN FUNDAMENTAL ASTRONOMY: Dynamics, Reference Frames, And Data Analysis".
  • Erik Høg has expanded his document to 94 pages on historical issues, now entitled "Astrometry and optics during the past 2000 years", which includes further links to related articles (25 November 2008)
  • A summary written by Alexandre Andrei of the Shanghai meeting IAUS248 is available (11 March 2008).
  • The photos and presentations from the Shanghai meeting IAUS248 are available to download (4 Jan 2008).
  • The presentations from the Frontiers of Astrometry meeting held at IAU26 are available here (5 Nov 2006).
  • The Terms of Reference for Commission 8 have been drawn up by the Organizing Committee (3 Oct 2006).

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