We are pleased to inform you that the Centenary of Astrophysical Jets conference will be held in the SKA Global Headquarters, Jodrell Bank Observatory, Cheshire, UK, from 23-26 July 2019. We look forward to welcoming you to Jodrell Bank Observatory to what will be a landmark event in the review of past, present and future [...]
RadioNet has produced a plaque that will make visible to the general public the EC/H2020 support of the RadioNet partners´ infrastructures. Jodrell Bank/e-Merlin array has started the campaign with putting the plaque. The action has been followed by the Torun 32m telescope (N. Copernicus University/PL), the Yebes 40m telescope (IGN/ES), and the Effelsberg 100m telescope (MPIfR/DE). The plaques [...]
RadioNet infrastructures contribute to paradigm-shifting observations of the gargantuan black hole at the heart of distant galaxy Messier 87 Read the special edition of the RadioNet Newsletter here. See also the press release from the EC here. Image (C) EHT
Update on the effort to restore the Saint Croix VLBA station to pre-hurricane conditions. The upcoming effort to perform corrosion mitigation and painting of the 25m antenna will commence with an NRAO team visiting the station for structural repair work on April 22, 2019. With this visit, the station will be down, and will remain [...]
The 2019 NEON Observing School is hosted by the Rozhen Observatory in Bulgaria September 15-29. During the second week of the school, which will take place in Sofia, a Hot Topics Conference will also take place. The NEON observing school will provide lectures on observing techniques and hands-on observing experience on professional telescopes. During it [...]
The Young European Radio Astronomers Conference (YERAC) 2019 will be held in Dublin from August 26-29, hosted by the Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies (DIAS) and held on campus at Trinity College Dublin (TCD). YERAC is funded by RadioNet and is a conference that aims to promote the work and professional development of young radio astronomers [...]
On the occasion of the recent International Women's day, excellent female radio astronomers and outstanding scientist in RadioNet expressed statements about RadioNet and their professional experiences in order to encourage more women to join and stay in the astronomical/engineering fields. Read here their statements.
RadioNet has produced a plaque that will make visible to the general public the EC/H2020 support of the RadioNet partners´ infrastructures. Today Jodrell Bank/e-Merlin array has started the campaign with putting the plaque at the telescope/visitor center… At a prominent and visible place!
The registration for the ALMA2019 , to be held from 14-18 October 2019 in Cagliari/IT, has now opened. At the conference the full breadth of ALMA science will be discussed, with special emphasis on results from the first rounds of ALMA Large Programmes, the long baselines and high frequency capabilities, the new Solar and VLBI modes, as well [...]