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 23-06-15 13-07-15 19-02-15   11-02-15
CS002 23-06-15 27-05-14 11-02-14   24-02-15
CS003 18-06-15 19-05-14 11-02-14   24-02-15
CS004 18-06-15 13-07-15 11-02-14   19-02-15
CS005 18-06-15 13-07-15 11-02-14   19-02-15
CS006 18-06-15 13-07-15 11-02-14   19-05-14
CS007 18-06-15 13-07-15 11-02-14   24-02-15
CS011 18-06-15 13-07-15 19-02-15   24-02-15
CS013 17-09-14 05-08-14 19-02-15   19-02-15 
CS017 18-06-15 13-07-15 19-02-15   24-02-15
CS021 18-06-15 05-08-14 19-02-15   19-02-15
CS024 18-06-15 13-07-15 19-02-15   19-05-14
CS026 18-06-15 13-07-15 19-02-15   19-02-15
CS028 18-06-15 13-07-15 19-02-15   24-02-15
CS030 18-06-15 13-07-15 19-02-15   19-02-15
CS031 20-09-12 05-08-14 19-02-15   24-02-15
CS032 18-06-15 13-07-15 19-02-15   24-02-15
CS101 18-06-15 13-07-15 19-02-15   24-02-15
CS103 13-07-15 13-07-15 19-02-15   24-02-15
CS201 18-06-15 13-07-15 19-02-15   19-02-15
CS301 18-06-15 13-07-15 19-02-15   24-02-15
CS302 18-06-15 13-07-15 19-02-15   19-02-15
CS401 18-06-15 15-10-12 19-02-15   24-02-15
CS501 18-06-15 13-07-15 19-02-15   24-02-15
RS106 18-06-15 13-07-15 20-04-15   24-02-15
RS205 18-06-15 13-07-15 20-04-15   24-02-15
RS208 18-06-15 12-11-13 20-04-15   24-02-15
RS210 18-06-15 22-07-14 11-02-14   24-02-15
RS305 13-07-15 13-07-15 20-04-15   24-02-15
RS306 18-06-15 13-07-15 20-04-15   24-02-15
RS307 18-06-15 13-07-15 20-04-15   24-02-15
RS310 18-06-15 22-07-14 20-04-15
  19-02-15
RS406 18-06-15 13-07-15 20-04-15   24-02-15
RS407 18-06-15 22-07-14      
RS409 18-06-15   20-04-15   24-02-15
RS503 18-06-15 13-07-15 20-04-15   24-02-15
RS508 18-06-15 13-07-15 20-04-15   19-02-15
RS509 18-06-15 13-07-15 20-04-15   24-02-15
DE601   11-11-14 20-04-15   24-08-15
DE602   13-07-15 20-04-15   24-08-15
DE603   13-07-15 20-04-15   24-08-15
DE604   03-10-13
13-07-15   24-08-15
DE605   13-07-15 13-07-15   19-02-15
FR606   13-07-15 20-04-15   24-08-15
SE607   13-07-15 20-04-15   24-08-15
UK608   13-07-15 13-07-15   24-02-15
DE609   03-04-15 03-04-15   03-04-15

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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