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Frascati

(fräskä`tē), town (1991 pop. 20,123), in Latium, central Italy. Beautifully situated in the Alban Hills near the site of ancient Tusculum, it has been a popular summer resort since Roman times. It is famous for its white wine and its patrician villas, including the Villa Aldobrandini (1598–1603) and the Villa Mondragone (16th cent.). The European Space Agency Center for Earth Observation is there.
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2003, Small Baseline DIFSAR Techniques for Earth Surface Deformation Analysis, Third International Workshop on ERS SAR Interferometry, 'FRINGE03', Frascati, Italy, 1-5 Dec 2003.
London, May 30 (ANI): Space laser technology is needed to measure volcanic ash, scientists said at a meeting of some 50 experts in Frascati, Italy, to assess Iceland's Eyjafjallajokull eruption.
2003, The 1998 Sarno (Italy) landslide from SAR interferometry, Proc of FRINGE 2003 Workshop, Frascati, Italy.
The American Nuclear Society journal, Fusion Science and Technology, edited by Nermin Uckan, has published a Special Issue (May 2004) devoted to an extensive set of papers describing the studies of tokamak physics in the Frascati Tokamak Upgrade (FTU) facility in Frascati, Italy.
Bombarda described the Ignitor design on behalf of the Ignitor Project Group, Frascati, Italy and the principal investigator: Prof.