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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

4 oktober open dag ASTRON

Op zondag 4 oktober 2015 opent ASTRON haar deuren tijdens de open dag in het Weekend van de Wetenschap. ... Read more
04/06/2015 - 11:08
 

€15 million boost for European astronomy

Astronomers and astroparticle physicists today are celebrating a €15 million EU funding boost European telescopes with the launch of the ASTERICS project, which will he... Read more
01/05/2015 - 16:40
 

World’s largest radio telescope has a permanent home for its headquarters

SKA Organisation headquarters, Jodrell Bank, UK - At their meeting yesterday Wednesday 29 April, the Members of the Square Kilometre Array (SKA) Organisation decided that... Read more
30/04/2015 - 14:18
 

Exploding stars help to understand thunderclouds on Earth

How is lightning initiated in thunderclouds? This is difficult to answer - how do you measure electric fields inside large, dangerously charged clouds? It was discovered,... Read more
22/04/2015 - 08:32
 
 
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Events

Upcoming Events

31 August - 4 September: Life-cycle of gas in galaxies: A Local Perspective

2-4 November: 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

17 Sep : Samaya Nissanke - Radboud University Nijmegen Follow the chirp: seeing and listening to the transient Universe
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