Monthly Archives: July 2018

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Solar radio physics from the chromosphere to near Earth

Topical collection of Solar Physics journal “Solar radio physics from the chromosphere to near Earth” was completed and published. The volume contains 16 articles and provides a snapshot of the developments and challenges that were discussed during the CESRA workshop. The 2016 CESRA workshop had a special emphasis on the complementarity of current and future [...]

By | 2018-07-31T08:02:33+00:00 July 31st, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off

The identification of high-energetic neutrinos from a distant blazar

A triumph of multi-messenger astronomy On September 22nd 2017, an energetic neutrino hit an atom of the gigantic cubic kilometer sized IceCube neutrino observatory in Antarctica. That atom, as a result, emitted a myon particle, which in turn resulted in a cascade of photons of visible light. These photons could traverse the extremely transparent [...]

By | 2018-07-26T13:52:02+00:00 July 26th, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off

GLOBAL 3mm VLBI Array – Call for proposals

VLBI proposals for observing at 3mm wavelength (86 GHz) using: the VLBA,  GBT*,  EFFELSBERG,  PICO VELETA,  ONSALA,  METSAEHOVI, YEBES  and  KVN  telescopes should be submitted by  1 AUGUST 2018 (UT 21:00)   Successful proposals will be considered for scheduling in GMVA  Session I 2019 (4-9 April) or in a later session. ** Proposals for GMVA+ALMA [...]

By | 2018-07-09T10:09:58+00:00 July 9th, 2018|announcement|Comments Off

The University of Tasmania is currently advertising for a 50:50 postdoctoral researcher in radio astronomy/lecturer in radio astronomy

The holder of this position will undertake dedicated research and publications on VLBI operations and its geodetic products, teaching at the honours and undergraduate levels, and supervision of research higher degree students. The closing date for applications is 30 July 2018. More here.

By | 2018-07-05T08:18:06+00:00 July 5th, 2018|announcement|Comments Off