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RadioNet Board meeting

The RadioNet Board meeting is taking place today in the Harnack House in Berlin. A group of very dedicated and experienced scientists/radio astronomers meeting in an amicable atmosphere, reporting on the last year's achievements and developing ideas for the future of Radio Astronomy. First time with the RadioNet Board, by videoconference is Mina Koleva, the new RadioNet [...]

By | 2019-09-16T10:17:44+00:00 September 16th, 2019|press release|Comments Off

The black hole picture worth 3M$

On September 5, 2019 the Breakthrough prize in fundamental Physics was awarded to the Event Horizon Telescope (EHT) collaboration. The EHT revealed on April 10, 2019 - the first ever image of the black hole, which shows the 6 billion solar masses black hole at the centre of the galaxy Messier 87 located around 55 [...]

By | 2019-09-06T07:35:10+00:00 September 6th, 2019|announcement, press release|Comments Off

YERAC 2019 kicked off

The Young European Radio Astronomers Conference 2019  kicked off on  26th August in Dublin - hosted by the Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies, held at Trinity College Dublin and funded by RadioNet / H2020, to promote the work, and professional development, of young radio astronomers in Europe. Social media: @YERAC2019 & @RadioNet_EU Eventpage here.

By | 2019-08-27T09:11:08+00:00 August 27th, 2019|press release|Comments Off

Have your say on shaping how Horizon Europe is implemented

Share here your views with the European Commission about the way of implementation of the new EU funded research and innovation programme and about how the legal documents, processes and tools for Horizon Europe should look like to properly support the policy objectives of the programme. The Commission invites anyone with an interest in this [...]

By | 2019-08-22T11:23:39+00:00 August 22nd, 2019|announcement, press release|Comments Off

ESO OPC and panel candidates

The evaluation of proposals to use ESO telescopes is a challenging and interesting process. Twice yearly ESO selects members from its community to serve on the observing programme committee (OPC) and panels. Members are selected from nominations collected from various channels, including country-based lists populated, at present, by the ESO representative in the Users Committee. [...]

By | 2019-08-21T08:52:40+00:00 August 21st, 2019|press release|Comments Off

Job vacancy: IRAM seeking a System Administrator in Granada

IRAM seeks a System Administrator in the Computer Group at IRAM/Granada - permanent contract, after a probation period of 6 months. Applications should be sent as one pdf file to the IRAM personnel department, and should include a cover letter indicating motivation and a curriculum vitae. Inquiries should be addressed to the head of the Computer [...]

By | 2019-08-20T10:14:21+00:00 August 20th, 2019|press release|Comments Off

RadioNet campaign for visibility of EC / H2020 funding

RadioNet has produced a plaque that will make visible to the general public the EC/H2020 support of the RadioNet partners´ infrastructures. In July, the plaques have just been installed at a prominent and visible place at the 32-m telescope EVN-Noto (Noto/IT) and at the main quarter of IRAM (Grenoble/FR), which is visited by most of [...]

By | 2019-07-30T09:20:43+00:00 July 30th, 2019|announcement, press release, transnational access|Comments Off


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 [...]

By | 2019-07-01T11:42:22+00:00 July 1st, 2019|announcement, press release|Comments Off