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Koninklijke Vlaamse Academie van Belgie voor Wetenschappen en Kunsten

  Royal Academies for Science and the Arts of Belgium


Belgian National Committee for Astronomy  

Belgisch Nationaal Comité voor Sterrenkunde
Comité national belge d'Astronomie


Next meeting: November 2016


Astronomy in Belgium: 

Role of the Belgian National Committee for Astronomy

Composition of the Belgian National Committee for Astronomy

Sub-Committees

Astronomy Departments at Belgian Universities, and Research Centres 

Astronomical Meetings and Workshops in Belgium

Jobs and vacancies

BNCA agenda, minutes and annual reports (for members only)

BNCA internal standing rules (for members only)

BNEC documents (for members only)


Public Outreach

  Links to Belgian consortia


MESS - Mass-loss of Evolved StarS
Guaranteed Time Key Programme for the Herschel Space Observatory

HERMES : High Efficiency and High Resolution Mercator Echelle Spectrograph
KULeuven - ULB - ROB - Geneva Observatory - Landessternwarte Tautenburg

GREAT : Gaia Research for European Astronomy Training
ESF Research Networking Programme

Belgian Asteroseismology Group (BAG)

Groupe de Contact Astronomie et Astrophysique (FNRS)

Belgian National ESO Committee (BNEC)
(managing the Belgian guaranteed time on ESO VISA/VLTI)

 Links to international organizations

IAU
International Astronomical Union (IAU)
Opticon

Optical Infrared Coordination Network (Opticon)

RadioNet

Advanced Radio Astronomy in Europe (Radionet)

ESO
European Southern Observatory (ESO)
EAS
 European Astronomical Society (EAS)
ESA
European Space Agency (ESA)
ESF/ESSC
European Science Foundation - European Space Sciences Committee (ESSC)
Astronet
ASTRONET - Towards a strategic plan for european astronomy



Created by A. Jorissen - August 2004