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 [...]
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 [...]
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.
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 [...]
Compact Objects and Energetic Phenomena in the Multi-Messenger Era, 14-16 July 2020 in Saint Paul, Minnesota, USA
The science conference titled "Compact Objects and Energetic Phenomena in the Multi-Messenger Era" will take place 14-16 July 2020 in Saint Paul, Minnesota,USA. Details and deadlines will be posted in the coming weeks here.
A plaque with the acknowledgment of the H2020/RadioNet support has been produced and placed at every facility of the RadioNet partners. This is the new collage for making the visibility of the importance & impact of the European Commission´s support concrete.
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. [...]
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 [...]
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 [...]
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 [...]