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Volume 12, Issue 4


The Development of Stellar Photometry in Russia and the USSR in the 20Th Century (Some Pages of History)

A. V. Mironov
  • Sternberg State Astronomical Institute, Universitetskij prospect 13, Moscow 119992, Russian Federation
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Published Online: 2017-02-08 | DOI: https://doi.org/10.1515/astro-2017-0072


A short historical review of the development of astrophotometry in Russia and the Soviet Union is given. The input of V. Cerasky, G. Tikhov, V. B. Nikonov, Moscow University astronomers and Vilnius astronomers is described.

Keywords: history of astronomy; techniques; photometric


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Received: 2003-11-05

Published Online: 2017-02-08

Published in Print: 2003-12-01

Citation Information: Open Astronomy, Volume 12, Issue 4, Pages 503–507, ISSN (Online) 2543-6376, DOI: https://doi.org/10.1515/astro-2017-0072.

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