The main activities of the department

ball  Study of the distribution and motion of nearby galaxies.

ball  The study of star formation in galaxies and groups of local volume galaxies.

ball  Investigation of galaxies evolution and influence on each other.

The international collaboration

Universite Claude Bernard Lyon 1
Observatoire de Lyon

Institute for Astronomy University of Hawaii (IfA)
The Apache Point Observatory (APO)
The University of New Mexico (UNM)

South Africa:
The South African Astronomical Observatory (SAAO)

The National Centre for Radio Astrophysics (NCRA)

The Leibniz-Institut fur Astrophysik Potsdam (AIP)

Main Astronomical Observatory of NAS of Ukraine
Astronomical Observatory of Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv

El Instituto de Astronomia (IA) de la UNAM

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