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ASTRON is the Netherlands Institute for Radio Astronomy. Its mission is to make discoveries in radio astronomy happen, via the development of novel and innovative technologies, the operation of world-class radio astronomy facilities, and the pursuit of fundamental astronomical research.

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News

Vanavond Live: Heel Nederland Kijkt Sterren!

Het heelal, misschien wel een van de meest tot de verbeelding sprekende thema's. Bij ASTRON hebben wij dagelijks te maken met dit thema en zijn er vele vragen die ... Read more

03/12/2014 - 13:22
 

NWO-TOP grant for Prof. Dr. Tom Oosterloo to search for the darkest galaxies

Tom Oosterloo, one of the senior astronomers at ASTRON, professor at the Kapteyn Institute Groningen and Principal Investigator of Apertif, has been awarded a pres... Read more

01/12/2014 - 15:02
 

LOFAR discovers largest carbon atoms outside our Milky Way

An international team of astronomers under the guidance of graduate student Leah Morabito of Leiden Observatory has for the first time discovered the largest carbon a... Read more
29/10/2014 - 15:04
 

Swirling Electrons in the Whirlpool Galaxy

Cosmic particles and magnetic fields in the galaxy M51 observed with the LOFAR radio telescope.

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21/08/2014 - 12:47
 
 
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Events

Upcoming Events

23-25 maart 2015: Cursus Toegepaste RF Techniek
 

Bi-weekly: LOFAR status meeting Wednesday's 11.00-12.30

Permanent exhibitions featuring the LOFAR telescope.

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Colloquia

20 Jan : Steven Kahn (Director of the Large Synoptic Survey Telescope) - Stanford University TBA
22 Jan : Clive Tadhunter - University of Sheffield TBD
more about colloquia.....
 

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