Date
February 16 at 13:30 - 15:00, 2021 (JST)
Speaker
Dr. Nobuyuki Sakai (Korea Astronomy and Space Science Institute (KASI), Republic of Korea) Edit
Venue
via Zoom
Language
English

Astrometry is the only way to obtain 6D (position-velocity) phase space information for astronomical objects. The unique capability allows us to examine the past, present, and future of the Milky Way.
Firstly, I will introduce history and basics of astrometry. Secondly, I will overview astrometric projects in the world. Thirdly, I will highlight recent astrometric results about the Galactic structure. Lastly, I will introduce astrometric research in Korea as well as future astrometric projects and sciences in 2020s and 30s.

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