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Tehran University Professors Publish Research on Astronomy in the Islamic World

Two professors from the University of Tehran, Dr. Hanif Qalandari and Dr. Hassan Amini, have published an article exploring the astronomical works of the Islamic period. Their research focuses on the “Kharghi Star Table,” a star table from Islamic period astronomy that lists the names of stars along with their ecliptic coordinates and luminosity. The article has been published in English in Tehran University’s journal of Science.