Individual and Junior Members

Professional scientists whose research is directly relevant to some branch of astronomy are eligible to apply as Individual Members. Individual Members are, normally, admitted by the Executive Committee on the proposal of a National Member.

Junior scientists who have completed their PhD studies between 2014 and 2019 and who are in the initial phase of the career of a professional researcher in some branch of astronomy or a related field may be admitted to the Union by the Executive Committee as Junior Members, for a period not exceeding 6 years.

Individual Members listed in the IAU Directory have a valid, public email, and are affiliated to at least one Division. They are labeled as "Active Members". For corrections and updates, please contact Any members remaining Inactive for more than 10 years will be removed from the IAU lists.

Additionally, while only Active Members are listed in the IAU Directory, you may still search for Active, Inactive or Deceased Members in the search field to your right.

Total number of IAU members:13550 (of which 348 Junior members). Number of Active Individual and Junior Members in the IAU Directory: 11025.

These statistics refer to Active members. Please note also that these numbers do not include IAU members for which we do not have a date of birth.

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Name▼ Location NCA adherence
Qi, Chunhua United States United States
QIAN, Shengbang China, Nanjing China, Nanjing
QIAO, Rongchuan China, Nanjing China, Nanjing
QIMING, Wang China, Nanjing China, Nanjing
QIN, Bo China, Nanjing China, Nanjing
QIN, Yi-Ping China, Nanjing China, Nanjing
QIU, Keping China, Nanjing China, Nanjing
QIU, Yulei China, Nanjing China, Nanjing
QU, Jinlu China, Nanjing China, Nanjing
QU, Zhongquan China, Nanjing China, Nanjing
Quantin-Nataf, Cathy France France
Quanz, Sascha P. Switzerland Switzerland
Queloz, Didier United Kingdom United Kingdom
Quenby, John J. United Kingdom United Kingdom
Quinet, Pascal Belgium Belgium
Quinn, Peter Joseph Australia Australia
Quintana, José M. Spain Spain
QUIRICO, Eric France France
Quirk, William Joseph United States United States
Quirrenbach, Andreas Germany Germany

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