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(European astronomy consortium)

Astronet is a consortium of European funding agencies to develop astronomical research in Europe. Among the participants:

  • CNRS (Centre national de la recherche scientifique, France)
  • BMBF (Federal Ministry of Education and Research, Germany)
  • European Southern Observatory
  • INAF (Istituto Nazionale di Astrofisica, Italy)
  • MINECO (Ministerio de Economía y Competitividad, formerly MCINN, Spain)
  • NOTSA (Nordic Optical Telescope Scientific Association, Nordic countries)
  • NWO (Nederlandse Organisatie voor Wetenschappelijk Onderzoek, Netherlands)
  • STFC (Science and Technology Facilities Council, UK)
  • NCBiR (National Centre for Research and Development, Poland)