ann15032 — Announcement

IAU XXIX General Assembly closing ceremony
30 September 2015
Over 1000 New Individual Members Accepted into the IAU

The International Astronomical Union would like to extend a warm welcome to its nearly 1200 new individual members, who were formally accepted into the Union on 14 August 2015 at the closing ceremony of the XXIX General Assembly in Honolulu, Hawaiʻi, USA. Their admittance brings the total number of IAU individual members to almost 12 500.

The new members are listed on this web page.


  • IAU General Assembly 2015 page


Lars Lindberg Christensen
IAU Press Officer
Garching bei München, Germany
Tel: +49 89 320 06 761
Cell: +49 173 38 72 621

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IAU XXIX General Assembly closing ceremony