YERAC stands for Young European Radio Astronomers Conference. For the
last 30 years it has been hosted by radio astronomy institutions in France, the United
Kingdom, the Netherlands, Germany, Italy, Sweden, Poland, the former USSR and Spain. More...
30th YERAC will be held in Kraków, Poland on September 14-19, 1997. The
conference center is located in Kolegium Polonijne in Przegorzaly, the green
outskirts of the town, about 20 min driving distance from the center.
start with the registration on Sunday, September 14, at 2 p.m. The last session will take
place on Thursday, September 18. More...
There are 55 registered participants from 14 European countries between the United
Kingdom and Georgia. More...
YERAC '97 is organized by the Jagiellonian University
Observatory. The two bigwigs in the Local Organizing Committee
are Krzysztof Chyzy (firstname.lastname@example.org) and Stanislaw Rys (email@example.com).
You can contact the Organizing Committee by e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org,
phone: (+48-12) 4251294 or fax: (+48-12) 4251318. The s-mail address is: YERAC Organizing
Committee, OAUJ, Orla 171, 30-244 Kraków, Poland.
In accordance with 30-year tradition, the YERAC participants have to pay travel
expenses, but the organizers cover all local costs -- hotel in the conference center and
The proceedings of YERAC will be published as a special volume of
Acta Cosmologica. The deadline for submission to the proceedings is October 14.
You can write down up to 4 pages. We strongly encourage you to bring the proceedings text
with you when you arrive to Kraków. Latex macros and sample files can be found at ftp
or at URL www.oa.uj.edu.pl/yerac/proc/.
Looking for some information about presentations, lectures, e-mail, food and offered
Abstracts and oral presentations have been divided into five sessions. More...
The international airport Balice, located in the suburbs of Kraków can be reached by
plane from many European cities. Alternatively, you can fly to Warszawa and then go to
Kraków by the express train. More...
Getting to the conference centre
to road-work the way to get to the conference centre has changed. New maps are here!
Public transportation in Kraków is frequent and decent. You can reach the conference
center by bus both from the airport and the railway station. Taxi is the simplest
solution, however it can be expensive. More...
Our meeting was made possible due to generous support on the part of a number of institutions and companies. We would like to express our deep
gratitude to all the benefactors.
So you are going to Poland. Take your chance and visit the most interesting places in
our country. But first read some basic facts important for a traveller. More...