IRAM Call for proposals

By | 2019-08-12T09:17:13+00:00 August 12th, 2019|announcement, transnational access|

The Call for Proposals on IRAM telescopes, both the NOEMA interferometer and the 30-meter telescope for the winter semester 2019/2020, covering the scheduling period 1 December 2019 to 31 May 2020 is available here (pdf file). This document describes the proposal submission procedure. A detailed description of the observing capabilities of the 30m telescope and [...]

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LOFAR Call for proposal

By | 2019-08-12T09:05:53+00:00 August 12th, 2019|announcement, transnational access|

International LOFAR Telescope Proposal Call to the Worldwide Community Cycle 13: 1 December 2019 - 31 May 2020 Submission deadline Wednesday 11 September 2019, 12 UT Submission only via the online tool NorthStar. ** Proposers must ensure that their justification files adhere to the instructions given in Northstar, including restrictions on formats and proposal length, repeated [...]

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The 2019 Peter McGregor Prize awarded to the DiFX collaboration

By | 2019-08-09T11:50:55+00:00 August 8th, 2019|Uncategorized|

The Peter McGregor Prize, awarded in recognition of exceptional achievement or innovation in astronomical instrumentation, was announced and accepted at the ASA annual science meeting dinner on July 11, 2019. The award is made to an individual or team for the design, invention or improvement of astronomical instrumentation and associated software techniques. The ASA awarded [...]

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First SMA Interferometry school – Registration open

By | 2019-08-08T14:00:08+00:00 August 5th, 2019|announcement|

The first (2020) SMA Interferometry school will take place on January 12-17, 2020 in Hilo/Hawaii, organized by the Center for Astrophysics, in conjunction with the Academia Sinica Institute of Astronomy and Astrophysics and the University of Hawaii. Registration and details here. There will be no registration fee for the school, and support towards ground transportation, meals and [...]

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RadioNet campaign for visibility of EC / H2020 funding

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

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 [...]

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Eighth International VLBI Technology Workshop – registration open

By | 2019-07-30T09:05:05+00:00 July 30th, 2019|announcement|

The Eighth International VLBI Technology Workshop will take place from 18-20.11.2019 in Sydney, Australia and will be hosted by CSIRO. Registration is now open. The International VLBI Technology Workshops have evolved from the highly successful 10-year series of International e-VLBI workshops. The scope of the technology workshops aims to encompass all areas of hardware and software development [...]

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

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 [...]

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