TITLE

STACJA METEOROLOGICZNA OBSERWATORIUM ASTRONOMICZNEGO UJ POD KIEROWNICTWEM PROFESORA TADEUSZA BANACHIEWICZA (1919-1954)

AUTHOR(S)
Trepińska, Janina
PUB. DATE
March 2012
SOURCE
Kwartalnik Historii Nauki i Techniki;2012, Vol. 57 Issue 1, p165
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article focuses upon the meteorological station of the astronomical observatory of the Jagiellonian University operated under the leadership of Tadeusz Banachiewicz (1919-1954). Banachiewicz was an astronomer, mathematician, surveyor, and noted scholar and lecturer at the Jagiellonian University. The author of the article provides a brief history of the university's astronomical observatory, and, from 1918, the history of its meteorological station. Noted are the facility's researchers, weather records, observation procedures/methodology, and Banachiewicz's contributions as leader of the facility.
ACCESSION #
77465929

 

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