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
           
RS404
           
RS406
           
RS407
           
RS409
           
RS410
           
RS508
           
Effelsberg            
Tautenburg            
Garching            
Potsdam
           
Juelich
           
Nancay
           
Onsala
           
Chilbolton
           
Totals 46 46 46 45 45 45

As of January 9, 2013

 

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 08-06-12 19-05-14 11-02-14   19-05-14
CS002 17-09-14 27-05-14 11-02-14   27-05-14
CS003 17-09-14 19-05-14 11-02-14   19-05-14
CS004 17-09-14 27-05-14 11-02-14   27-05-14
CS005 17-09-14 19-05-14 11-02-14   19-05-14
CS006 17-09-14 19-05-14 11-02-14   19-05-14
CS007 17-09-14 19-05-14 11-02-14   19-05-14
CS011 17-09-14 05-08-14 11-02-14   19-05-14
CS013 17-09-14 05-08-14 11-02-14   19-05-14
CS017 17-09-14 05-08-14 11-02-14   19-05-14
CS021 17-09-14 05-08-14 11-02-14   19-05-14
CS024 17-09-14 05-08-14 11-02-14   19-05-14
CS026 17-09-14 05-08-14 11-02-14   19-05-14
CS028 17-09-14 05-08-14 11-02-14   19-05-14
CS030 17-09-14 05-08-14 11-02-14   19-05-14
CS031 01-10-12 05-08-14 11-02-14   25-06-12
CS032 17-09-14 05-08-14 11-02-14   19-05-14
CS101 17-09-14 05-08-14 11-02-14   19-05-14
CS103 17-09-14 21-03-12 11-02-14   19-05-14
CS201 17-09-14 29-11-12 11-02-14   19-05-14
CS301 17-09-14 29-11-12 11-02-14   19-05-14
CS302 25-10-12 29-11-12 11-02-14   27-05-14
CS401 17-09-14 15-10-12 28-03-13   26-06-12
CS501 17-09-14 29-11-12 11-02-14   19-05-14
RS106 17-09-14
22-07-14 11-02-14   19-05-14
RS205 17-09-14 12-11-13 11-02-14   19-05-14
RS208 17-09-14 12-11-13 11-02-14   27-05-14
RS210 17-09-14 22-07-14 11-02-14   19-05-14
RS305 17-09-14 22-07-14 11-02-14   19-05-14
RS306 18-07-12 22-07-14 11-02-14   19-05-14
RS307 17-09-14 22-07-14 12-11-13   22-07-14
RS310   22-07-14 11-02-14
  19-05-14
RS406 17-09-14 12-11-13 11-02-14   19-05-14
RS407 17-09-14 22-07-14      
RS409 17-09-14   11-02-14   19-05-14
RS503 17-09-14 22-07-14 12-11-13   12-09-12
RS508 17-09-14 11-02-14 11-02-14   19-05-14
RS509 17-09-14 27-06-12 11-02-14   19-05-14
DE601   11-11-14 11-11-14   30-05-12
DE602   22-07-14 03-10-13   25-06-12
DE603   03-10-13 03-10-13   25-06-12
DE604   03-10-13
03-10-13   25-06-12
DE605   26-10-12 03-10-13   29-06-12
FR606   22-07-14 16-09-13   12-06-12
SE607   22-07-14 14-03-13   29-06-12
UK608   22-07-14 03-10-13   30-05-12

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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