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