Upcoming events

ASTRON hosts several events and organises weekly colloquia. 

Past events

ASTRON hosts several events and organises weekly colloquia. 

Thu 01 Jan 1970

Applied RF technology course

The RF course is an excellent introduction for Digital / Analog engineers who are or will be involved in the development of RF systems.

Thu 01 Jan 1970

6th LOFAR Data School

6th LOFAR Data School. The aim of the school is to introduce the LOFAR system to new members of the LOFAR community who will analyse both interferometric and high time resolution beamformed LOFAR data. Students, postdocs, and staff are all encouraged to attend.

Thu 01 Jan 1970

Info sessions about proposing LOFAR2.0 Large Programmes

The International LOFAR Telescope (ILT) is preparing for a significant upgrade, LOFAR2.0, for which a Large Programme Portfolio will be composed. The online information sessions will take place on: Thursday, 7 October 12-15 UT Tuesday, 12 October, 7-10 UT Hour 1: Welcome word - René Vermeulen (5min) LOFAR2.0 expected observing capabilities - Jason Hessels + Cees […]

Latest tweets

Daily Image of the Week: Weighing the Milky Way? Yes we CAN!

Daily Image of the Week: New aerial image of the LOFAR superterp.

Volcanic ‘activity’ in black holes blows monumental bubbles spanning hundreds of thousands of light years, impacting everything in their way! Study by an international group of astronomers using @LOFAR published in @NatureAstronomy today:

An exciting step forward in the discovery of exoplanets! @LOFAR has discovered aurorae on distant stars, suggesting hidden planets! Article by @AstroJoeC et al. published in @NatureAstronomy today