Scientific Rationale

Research Institute "Nikolaev Astronomical Observatory" invites you to participate in the International Workshop NAO2010, which will be held in RI NAO (Nikolaev, Ukraine) on May 17-20, 2010.

The Workshop is organized to discuss the international projects in research of asteroids and near-Earth artificial bodies. Virtual Observatory Tools, as well as Astronomy and World Heritage will be also discussed. In spite of the fact that working languages are English, Ukrainian and Russian, oral reports should be made exclusively in English. An Abstract Book will be published in English.

Main Topics of the Workshop

1. Kinematics and Dynamics of Asteroids.
2. Research of Near-Earth Space.
3. Virtual Observatory Tools in Astronomical Research.
4. Astronomy and World Heritage.

Scientific Organizing Committee

G. Pinigin (RI NAO, Ukraine, Co-Chairman);
W. Thuillot (IMCCE, France, Co-Chairman);
Z. Aslan (Istanbul Kultur University, Turkey);
R. Gumerov (KazSU, Russia);
S. Gusev (NSAU, Ukraine);
W. Jin (ShAO, China);
Ya. Yatskiv (MAO NAS, Ukraine).

Local Organizing Committee

A. Ivantsov (Chairman);
Zh. Pozhalova (Secretary);
T. Aslanova;
L. Doniy;
N. Maigurova;
L. Karyakina;
V. Koval;
Yu. Protsyuk;
O. Shulga.