The Department of Itera Astronomical Observatory was established at Sumatra Institute of Technology. The aim of the department is to support atmospheric and planetary sciences study program to carry out research in technology and space sciences. In addition the functions of the department are as a center astronomy education for school in Lampung and to increase public awareness of the meaning technology and space sciences.
- Department Head : Dr. Hakim L Malasan
- Email : firstname.lastname@example.org
There are nine members IAO Department with diverse backgrounds such as Subseasonal to Decadal Climate Variability and Climate Modelling, Astronomy Instrumentation and Stellar Physics, Space Weather, Natural Hazard Disaster, and Artificial Intelegent, Chemical Atmospheric Science , Electrical Instrumentation, Artificial Intelegent, Satellite Technology and Measurements, Galaxy Physics and Cosmology, Education.