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  • eo1mtelescope
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  • EO and STSG MOU signing Event
  • EO MSc and PhD Curriculum validation workshop closing @ chrchil hotel
  • commissioning final event!!
  • NASA administrator gift to EORC during his visit to Ethiopia.
  • EORC 1m diameter telescope.
  • Entoto Observatory Twin Domes
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Call for Participation

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The 5Th EAST AFRICAN ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY (EAAS) WORKSHOP

Click to see big size29 JUNE – 01 JULY, 2015 ADDIS ABABA, ETHIOPIA

 VENUE: AXUM HOTEL

 CALL FOR PARTICIPATION

 The 5th East African Astronomical Society Annual workshop will be held from June 29 – July 01, 2015, in Addis Ababa, under the theme of “Astronomy for the Society”. Host organizers are Entoto Observatory and Research Center (EORC), East African regional Office of Astronomy for Development (ROAD), Ethiopian Ministry of Science and Technology (MoST), Ethiopian Ministry of Education (MoE), and International Science Program (ISP)-Uppsala University.

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Kyutech Scientist visited EORC

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An Astronautical Engineering  Scientist from Kyushu Institute of Technology (Kyutech),Japan visited EORC

Dr.John Polansky,   who is  deputy manager of Kyutech’s HORYU-4 nano-satellite project and responsible for project based learning(PBL), international collaboration and outreach at Kyushu Institute of

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EO Council visited and made their Council meeting at EO

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On Friday 12 Dec 2014,the Entoto Observatory and Research Center Council visited the center and made a one day Council meeting at the center.Council meeting

During their visit ,the EO Director, Dr. Solomon Belay and his staff members,   explained for the Council members about the activities of the center in general and the scientific & technical support divisions in particular.

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EO fully possessed its twin 1m-diameter Telescopes

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telescopeIt has been remembered that Ethiopian Space Science Society (ESSS) was engaged in building a two one-meter diameter telescopes project for the past five years which was primarily aimed and targeted to establish Entoto Observatory and Research center (EO). The contract for building of the telescope was given to ASTELCO company by ESSS. ASTELCO is a German based Company who have ample experience in building and installing Astronomical telescope in the world.

The installation of the telescopes were completed couples of months ago and waiting for commissioning to its full operation. The final commissioning was carried out for a week by group of external commissioners &international Scientists   who have ample years of experiences in the field and came from South Africa and Russia.