ASTRONOMICAL RESEARCH INSTITUTE
Contributions to Astronomical Research and Education
The Astronomical Research Institute would like to thank the following individuals, companies and organizations for their generous support. ARI currently extends opportunities in education to more than 160 high schools, colleges and universities in 13 countries worldwide.
The Planetary Society
National Aeronautics and Space Administration - NASA/JPL
The Fund for Astrophysical Research
The Clifford Holmes Grant
Software Bisque - Software and Telescope Control Systems
Santa Barbara Instruments Group - CCD Camera Systems
Herbert Raub - Astrometrica Software
Resurrection Power Inc.
Michael Kran - Computer Equipment and Technology
Vivian Hoette - Yerkes Observatory
Hardin - Simmons University
University of California Berkeley
University of Chicago
Eastern Illinois University
Lockwood Custom Optics - Telescope Mirror Fabrication
JP Astrocraft - Telescope Machining Services
Keith and Joann Walker - Concrete Construction
Delbert McDivitt - Excavation Construction
Mattoon Charleston Ready Mix
Birkeys Supply - Construction Equipment
Fred Biggs Electric – South Eastern Electric
Dow Chemical Corporation
Kirschner Building Centers
Eastern Illinois Electric
Pro Tran Inc.
Guy Hampel - Computer Equipment and Technology
Bob Rubendunst - Computer Equipment
How to contribute to research and education in astronomy
You can support our vision by "Becoming a Friend of ARI". Please send an email or call us and we will provide information on how you can help bring real hands-on research to 900+ students in 13 countries world-wide.