The call for proposals for the Global 3mm Array is open. The deadline for VLBI proposal submission is August 1, 2019, 21:00 UT. More information here.
The European Week of Astronomy and Space Science (EWASS, formerly JENAM) is the annual meeting of the European Astronomical Society (EAS). In addition to plenary sessions and the award of prestigious prizes, the conference hosts many symposia held in parallel, as well as special sessions and meetings. EWASS2019 took place in Lyon, France from 24 [...]
The RadioNet newsletter 6/2019 issued today. Read here.
Call for e-MERLIN proposals cycle-9 is open. e-MERLIN requests proposals from the international astronomical community for observations to be made during Cycle-9. 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 feasibility alone. The full call for proposals, including [...]
– open until July 1, 2019 – RadioNet is a consortium of 27 institutions in Europe, the Republic of Korea and South Africa, integrating at European level world-class infrastructures for research in radio astronomy. RadioNet has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No 730562, in order [...]
6th International Scientific Conference “Baltic Applied Astroinformatics and Space data Processing” (BAASP), 21-23 August 2019 at Ventspils University College/ LV
The 6th International Scientific Conference BAASP will take place at Ventspils University College and is organized by the Engineering Research Institute “Ventspils International Radio Astronomy Center” (VIRAC) of Ventspils University College. This year’s specific themes of BAASP are astrophysics, new generation radio electronics, and remote sensing. The conference focuses on the Baltic region but participants from other countries are also [...]
Cordis (EU Reasearch Results) has nominated jointly RadioNet and BlackHoleCam as EU-Project-of-the-month, for their contribution to the image of the black hole. The ERC funded BlackHoleProject played a major role in the EHT collaboration, whereas RadioNet helped Europe maintain and develop cutting-edge radio astronomy infrastructures that led to this fantastic achievement. Read more
Vacant positions at IRAM Granada/ES: Postdoctoral Researchers in mm astronomy at the 30-meter telescope
IRAM invites applications for two postdoctoral research positions at IRAM/Granada. Review of applications will begin in July 2019. The appointments are initially for one and for two years, with the possibility of extension to a further year each. Applications should be sent as one pdf file to the IRAM personnel department, inquiries should be addressed to the station [...]
A Centenary of Astrophysical Jets: Observation, Theory, and Future Prospects, 23-26 July 2019 at Jodrell Bank Observatory, UK – 3. announcement
This conference will bring together multi-wavelength observers and theorists to review the progress made over the past century in our attempts to understand jets on all scales and to discuss the prospects for future research on jets at a time when major new facilities, such as SKA and JWST, are on the horizon. Registration and Abstract [...]
Toruń Summer School 2019: Polarimetry as a diagnostic tool in astronomy is to introduce to the participants the polarimetric basics and the modern techniques and instrumentation. During one week school, the world-class experts on polarimetry will give lectures and hands-on sessions on the following topics: an introduction to polarimetry, instruments and observational techniques, methods, principles, errors calculation [...]