On April 10, 2017, the current RadioNet programme has passed its first 100 days of operation. I take the opportunity to give a brief summary of noteworthy steps we have made: The Board kicked-off the new programme on January 12, 2017 in Berlin. We were particularly pleased to host Keji Adunmo, the RadioNet Project Officer, [...]
The SPOOR group (Strategy & Policy forum) will hold its first meeting on May 23, 2017 and deal with a sustainability plan for European radio astronomy and future RadioNet activities. Board members are very welcome.
The International LOFAR Telescope has issued a Call for Proposals with a submission deadline of Wednesday 8 March 2017, 12 UT The International LOFAR Telescope (ILT), a powerful next-generation radio telescope, offering synthesis imaging, beam-formed and time-series observing modes at frequencies below 240 MHz, solicits proposals from the international astronomical community for observations to be [...]
e-MERLIN has issued a call for proposals. See this link for detailed instructions. e-MERLIN requests proposals from the international astronomical community for observations to be made during Cycle-5. Proposals are competitively peer-reviewed under standard STFC rules by the PATT e-MERLIN Time Allocation Committee. Allocation will be made on the basis of scientific merit and technical [...]
RadioNet offers financial support for scientific, technical or training events and for short-term visits of scientists or engineers to participating institutions. The next deadline for applications is February 15, 2017. For details, refer to the call text and application forms.
The MPIfR published a press release on the start of the new Radionet funding period.
On January 1, 2017 was the official start of the RadioNet, a project with a duration of 4 years that received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No 730562.