Station Status

This page will provide brief updates on the current status of the LOFAR construction and commissioning.

The information will be updated frequently.

Current Status

Station Roll Out


 

Station/Item Cabinet LBA HBA Fibre CEP connection Validated
CS302            
RS307            
RS503            
RS106            
RS208            
CS030            
CS401            
CS021            
CS032            
RS306            
CS301            
CS501            
RS509            
CS103            
CS001            
CS002            
CS003            
CS004            
CS005            
CS006            
CS007            
CS024            
CS201            
CS101            
CS026            
RS205
           
CS017
           
CS011
           
CS013
           
CS028
           
CS031
           
RS305            
RS210
           
RS310
           
RS406
           
RS407
           
RS409
           
RS508
           
Effelsberg            
Tautenburg            
Garching            
Potsdam
           
Juelich
           
Nancay
           
Onsala
           
Chilbolton
           
Hamburg
           
Totals 46 46 46 45 45 45

As of February 18, 2015

 

LOFAR Station locations in Google maps, courtesy of G. Heald. 

 

Station Calibration status


Station mode 1/2 mode 3/4 mode 5 mode 6 mode 7
CS001 19-05-16 21-09-15 19-02-15  23-12-15 11-02-15
CS002 19-05-16 21-09-15 11-02-14  23-12-15 24-02-15
CS003 19-05-16 21-09-15 11-02-14  23-12-15 24-02-15
CS004 19-05-16 21-09-15 11-02-14  23-12-15 19-02-15
CS005 19-05-16 21-09-15 11-02-14  23-12-15 19-02-15
CS006 19-05-16 13-07-15 11-02-14 21-01-16 19-05-14
CS007 19-05-16 21-09-15 11-02-14  23-12-15 24-02-15
CS011 19-05-16 21-09-15 19-02-15  23-12-15 24-02-15
CS013 17-09-14 05-08-14 19-02-15  23-12-15 19-02-15 
CS017 19-05-16 13-07-15 19-02-15  23-12-15 24-02-15
CS021 19-05-16 05-08-14 19-02-15 13-01-16 19-02-15
CS024 19-05-16 21-09-15 19-02-15  23-12-15 19-05-14
CS026 19-05-16 21-09-15 19-02-15  23-12-15 19-02-15
CS028 19-05-16 21-09-15 19-02-15  23-12-15 24-02-15
CS030 19-05-16 21-09-15 19-02-15  23-12-15 19-02-15
CS031 19-05-16 05-08-14 19-02-15  23-12-15 24-02-15
CS032 19-05-16 13-07-15 19-02-15  23-12-15 24-02-15
CS101 19-05-16 21-09-15 19-02-15  23-12-15 24-02-15
CS103 19-05-16 21-09-15 19-02-15  23-12-15 24-02-15
CS201 19-05-16 21-09-15 19-02-15  23-12-15 19-02-15
CS301 19-05-16 21-09-15 19-02-15  23-12-15 24-02-15
CS302 19-05-16 21-09-15 19-02-15  23-12-15 19-02-15
CS401 19-05-16 15-10-12 19-02-15  23-12-15 24-02-15
CS501 19-05-16 21-09-15 19-02-15  23-12-15 24-02-15
RS106 19-05-16 21-09-15 20-04-15  23-12-15 21-01-16
RS205 18-06-15 21-09-15 04-11-15  23-12-15 04-11-15
RS208 18-06-15 12-11-13 04-11-15 23-12-15 04-11-15
RS210 19-05-16 22-07-14 04-11-15  23-12-15 21-01-16
RS305 13-07-15 21-09-15 04-11-15  23-12-15 04-11-15
RS306 19-05-16 21-09-15 04-11-15  23-12-15 04-11-15
RS307 19-05-16 21-09-15 04-11-15  23-12-15 04-11-15
RS310 19-05-16 22-07-14 04-11-15
 23-12-15 21-01-16
RS406 19-05-16 21-09-15 04-11-15  23-12-15 04-11-15
RS407 19-05-16 21-09-15  21-09-15  23-12-15  04-11-15
RS409 19-05-16   04-11-15 13-01-16 04-11-15
RS503 19-05-16 21-09-15 20-04-15  23-12-15 21-01-16
RS508 19-05-16 21-09-15 04-11-15 13-01-16 04-11-15
RS509 19-05-16 21-09-15 04-11-15  23-12-15 24-02-15
DE601   04-11-15 19-10-15  23-12-15 19-10-15
DE602   13-07-15 20-04-15  23-12-15 24-08-15
DE603   04-11-15 19-10-15  23-12-15 19-10-15
DE604   03-10-13
19-10-15  23-12-15 19-10-15
DE605   13-07-15 19-10-15  23-12-15 19-10-15
FR606   04-11-15 04-11-15  23-12-15 04-11-15
SE607   04-11-15 19-10-15  23-12-15 19-10-15
UK608   04-11-15 19-10-15  23-12-15 19-10-15
DE609   03-04-15 21-09-15  23-12-15 21-09-15
PL610   29-01-16 29-01-16 29-01-16
PL611   29-01-16 03-02-16 03-02-16 03-02-16
PL612   29-01-16 29-01-16 29-01-16 29-01-16

Yellow: Measurements taken and under analysis

Red: Measurement needs to be repeated

 

HBA dipole polarization status

The HBA dipoles for al stations are checked for their polarisation properties and if necessary are corrected.

The table below provided an update of this work (as of Sept 30, 2011).

For more information, please contact Henri Meulman (meulman [at] astron [dot] nl)

 

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