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We have successfully replaced the GPU-cluster of the Low Frequency Array (LOFAR). The new powerful cluster, COBALT2.0 is now ready for use and replaces the old ‘heart’ of LOFAR.
For the first time ionised hydrogen has been detected at the lowest frequency ever towards the centre of our Galaxy.
The international engineering consortium tasked with planning the assembly, integration and verification (AIV) of the SKA has formal
De Vederprijs gaat dit jaar naar Wim van Cappellen van ASTRON, het Nederlands Instituut voor Radioastronomie, voor zijn werk aan het Apertif-
For the first time, astronomers have found two giant clusters of galaxies that are just about to collide.
Astronomers have found the ‘smoking gun’ of an ‘orphan’ gamma-ray burst afterglow.
The 29th annual international Astronomical Data Analysis Software & Systems (ADASS) conference will be held October 6-10, 2019 at MartiniPlaza, Groningen, The Netherlands.
Speaker: Alec Thomson (ANU)
Speaker: Jane Birkby (UvA)
The International LOFAR Telescope (ILT) consortium will host workshops for the LOFAR community from May 20-23, 2019 in Leiden, The Netherlands.
Speaker: Monica Orienti (INAF)
Speaker: Dr. Dipanjan Mukherjee (University of Torino, Italy)