LOFAR Science

Key Science Projects

“Key Science Projects” (KSP) are astronomical applications that helpe to drive the design of LOFAR. For each KSP a team of astronomers is involved with ASTRON in realising the required technical capabilities. 


COSMIC MAGNETISM
OF THE NEARBY UNIVERSE 


ULTRA HIGH ENERGY
COSMIC RAYS


EPOCH OF REIONISATION

SOLAR PHYSICS AND SPACE WEATHER

DEEP EXTRAGALACTIC SURVEYS

TRANSIENTS AND PULSARS

 

Early results

Some early scientific results of LOFAR can be found  on the early results page. This page will be updated as the commissioning of LOFAR advances.

 

Design: Kuenst.    Development: Dripl.    © 2014 ASTRON