Case for Irish Membership of ESO

The European Southern Observatory (ESO) is universally acknowledged as being the world leading facility for observational astronomy. The astrophysics community in Ireland is united in calling for Irish membership of ESO, believing that this action would strongly support the Irish government’s commitment to its STEM (science, technology, engineering and maths) agenda.

The Case for Irish Membership of the European Southern Observatory

This document outlines the benefits that membership of ESO would bring.