The files regarding the Hellenic Astronomical Society reside
in the web server of the
Section of Astrophysics, Astronomy and Mechanics at the
Department of Physics of the
University of Thessaloniki in
The original files were created by V. Charmandaris and hit the web for the first time on December 10, 1996.
To facilitate access to those pages for users who live outside
Greece, for the first 10 years a mirror server had been set up in Cambridge, Massachusetts - U.S.A., using
resources which were kindly provided by the
Hellenic Resources Institute. The Society is greatful for this service, which is no longer
necessary given the stability and increased bandwidth available in Greece over the past five years.
On March 2007 the helas.gr domain name was reserved and a major "facelift" of the webpages
took place. These changes included the development of a mySQL database for the members and the electronic newsletters
of the Society along with a complete bilingual (english and greek) text for the whole server.
Since the creation of the web site the persons responsible for its maintenance are:
Please address any questions, complains, suggestions and comments about the
appearance of the information presented here to V. Charmandaris. We do welcome your feedback !