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International School of Young Astronomers will open at Byurakan Observatory in Armenia on September 15 and continue till September 23.
The school will bring together nearly 35 students and young astronomers from Russia, Ukraine, Poland, Egypt, Iran and other countries. Prominent scientists from various countries have been invited to Armenia to deliver lectures and hold practical exercises. Among them are Jayant Narlicar - astrophysicist (India), and Laureates of Viktor Hambartsoumyan Prize Jaan Einasto (Estonia), Gagik Israelyan (Spain), and Igor Noviko (Russia).
The International Summer School at Byurakan has been held once in two years since 2006.