In People of ASTRON we share stories about the people at ASTRON. Who are the people behind the discoveries and innovations and also, who are the people that make sure that everything runs smoothly? Klaas Kliffen is a software engineer without a background in radio astronomy. However, he has colleagues who enlighten him on this subject, whereas he teaches them some bits about computer science.

Published by the editorial team, 22 December 2022

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