Students of both Dutch and non-Dutch universities can do a master project at ASTRON under the supervision of our staff.

No projects are advertised at the moment. Students are always welcome to enquire about the possibility of doing a master at ASTRON by sending an email to ASTRON researchers or to secretaryastronomy@astron.nl.

Master students

Current master students are:

  • Timo Halbesma, Amsterdam - ASTRON supervisor M. Wise
  • Kriek van der Meulen, Amsterdam - ASTRON supervisor A. Rowlinson

Latest tweets

Daily Image of the Week: New HBA tile prototype for LOFAR4SW works, the new tile will be capable of producing two beams, to allow parallel astronomy and space weather observations. https://bit.ly/2XbDz2J

Daily Image of the Week: Apertif and @LOFAR uncover a Fast Radio Burst: Last week’s @Nature publishes the paper “Chromatic periodic activity down to 120 MHz in a Fast Radio Burst”. Apertif (left) and LOFAR (right) play leading roles for this result. https://bit.ly/38k2rXW

A fantastic video by @drbecky_ with a great explanation about @LOFAR and the recent press release of @AstroRadioLeah and her team!

Amazing result for @LOFAR and Westerbork radio telescopes! Astronomers combined both telescopes and discovered that a simple binary wind cannot cause the puzzling periodicity of an FRB. The bursts may come from a magnetar, results published in @Nature https://bit.ly/3sF7Cek

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