Astronomical education in Mongolia

Dulmaa, Altangerel and Tsolmon, Renchin and Lkhagvajav, Ch. and Jargalsuren, Sh. and Bayartungalag, Batsaikhan and Zaya, Manon (2011) Astronomical education in Mongolia. In: The Role of Astronomy in Society and Culture. Proceedings IAU Symposium No. 260, 2009. International Astronomical Union, pp. 685-689.


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The history, current situation, education and future directions of modern Mongolian space science and astronomy is reviewed. This paper discusses recent efforts to develop astronomy education and research capacity in Mongolia with cooperation of the International Astronomical Union. Various capacity-building initiatives in space science including remote sensing in Mongolia are discussed.

Item Type: Book Section
Subjects: Astronomy Education Research
Depositing User: Dr Michael Fitzgerald
Date Deposited: 17 Dec 2017 09:40
Last Modified: 19 Aug 2018 09:26

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