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Job vacancy at Bielefeld University: Research position in radio astronomy

By | 2020-07-01T13:56:19+00:00 July 1st, 2020|announcement|

Bielefeld University is looking for an experienced radio astronomer in the context of MeerKAT and the SKA. The candidate should take a coordinating role among the partners of the German D-MeerKAT consortium that contributes to MeerKAT and SKA pathfinder science. The specific task of this position will be the investigation of the diffuse (polarized) radio emission [...]

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Start of Germany’s presidency of the Council of the EU

By | 2020-07-01T11:27:57+00:00 July 1st, 2020|announcement, press release|

Today Germany takes over the presidency of the Council of EU, for the period 1 July - 31 December 2020. The priorities of Germany's presidency are driven by its motto: "Together for Europe’s recovery". The presidency programme focuses on six main areas: overcoming the consequences of the coronavirus crisis for the long-term as well as economic [...]

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Third announcement for the RadioNet Technical Dissemination Workshop on FUTURE TRENDS IN RADIO ASTRONOMY INSTRUMENTATION, 21-22 September in Bonn and virtual

By | 2020-06-30T08:29:46+00:00 June 30th, 2020|announcement|

On the RadioNet Technical Dissemination Workshop on FUTURE TRENDS IN RADIO ASTRONOMY INSTRUMENTATION,  new ideas will be presented and future trends discussed. Venue: Max-Planck-Institute for Radio Astronomy in Bonn or virtual Date: September 21-22, 2020 More information here.  

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EVN: Series of online seminars “The sharpest view of the radio Universe: VLBI – Connecting Astronomers Worldwide”

By | 2020-06-29T09:00:42+00:00 June 29th, 2020|announcement, press release|

The European VLBI Network (EVN) is pleased to announce a series of online seminars “The sharpest view of the radio Universe: VLBI – Connecting Astronomers Worldwide”. Seven speakers will cover 7 different science topics, and the talks will occur roughly every 7 weeks between early July 2020 and the EVN Symposium, which has been rescheduled to July 12-16, 2021. These [...]

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Online ngVLA Summer Short Talk Series starts on June 25, 2020

By | 2020-06-24T12:13:01+00:00 June 24th, 2020|announcement|

The National Radio Astronomy Observatory (NRAO) and the Next Generation Very Large Array (ngVLA) Science Advisory Council announce the online ngVLA Summer Short Talk Series. Start: Thursday, 25 June, 3 p.m. Eastern Daylight Time (EDT) and continue weekly through September 10, 2020 (except July 2, 2020). Each 20 to 25-minute talk will highlight open science questions and their connection [...]

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SKA Update

By | 2020-06-19T11:06:54+00:00 June 19th, 2020|announcement, press release|

South Africa has ratified the SKA Observatory Convention on June 2, 2020. South Africa is the future home of the SKA’s mid-frequency telescope and it is the third country after the Netherlands and Italy to complete its national process supporting the establishment of the SKA Observatory; the intergovernmental organisation responsible for building and operating the [...]

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RadioNet happy to support the CASA-VLBI workshop November 2-6 , 2020 at JIVE Headquarters/Dwingeloo

By | 2020-06-17T11:57:09+00:00 June 17th, 2020|announcement|

JIVE is organizing another CASA-VLBI workshop November 2-6 , 2020. The purpose of this workshop is to educate and train users of the EVN and other VLBI facilities in the use of CASA for VLBI data processing . Depending on the evolving COVID-19 situation, JIVE Headquarters in Dwingeloo is planned as venue. Online participation will [...]

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