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Job Opportunity at JBCA: Lecturer in Radio Astronomy

By | 2020-01-10T08:11:51+00:00 January 9th, 2020|announcement|

Applications are invited for a Lectureship in Radio Astronomy for appointment in 2020. The University of Manchester is seeking to appoint an astrophysicist with an outstanding record of research in the field of radio astronomy. In particular, the focus is on candidates with an outstanding record of exploiting radio interferometers, including long baseline arrays. The [...]

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Call for proposals for the VLA, the VLBA, HSA, and the GMVA

By | 2020-01-08T14:41:10+00:00 January 8th, 2020|announcement, press release|

Proposal submission deadline is Feb 3, 2020. Recent updates to the VLBA capabilities announced in this Call for Proposals include: * Availability of 4 Gbps recording (512 MHz dual pol.) in most observing modes * Opportunity for increased user support * A new "Guide to Proposing for the VLBA (and HSA/Global VLBI)" Links for more [...]

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Effelsberg – Call for Proposals

By | 2020-01-07T16:05:39+00:00 January 7th, 2020|announcement, financial support, transnational access|

Deadline 03 February 2020 (15:00 UT) The 100-m radio telescope of the Max-Planck-Institut für Radioastronomie and the data reduction facilities are available to all qualified scientists. The present policy allows the allocation of up to 40% of available observing time to external astronomers. The directors of the institute make observing time available to applicants based on [...]

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EVN Call for Proposals

By | 2020-01-07T16:01:48+00:00 January 7th, 2020|announcement, transnational access|

********************************** European VLBI Network Call for Proposals Deadline: 1 February 2020 23:59:59 UTC ********************************** Observing proposals are invited for the European VLBI Network (EVN). The EVN facility is open to all astronomers. Astronomers with limited or no VLBI experience are particularly encouraged to apply for observing time. Student proposals are judged favorably. Support with proposal [...]

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GMVA Call for Proposals

By | 2020-01-06T08:47:27+00:00 January 6th, 2020|announcement|

GLOBAL 3mm VLBI ARRAY - Deadline: 3 February 2020 VLBI proposals for observing at 3mm wavelength (86 GHz) using: the VLBA, GBT*, EFFELSBERG, PICO VELETA, NOEMA, ONSALA, METSAEHOVI, YEBES and KVN telescopes should be submitted by 3 FEBRUARY 2020 (UT 22:00) ========================== Successful proposals will be considered for scheduling in GMVA Session II 2020 (8 [...]

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Start of the IPTA Hackweek in Meudon/FR

By | 2020-01-14T09:41:24+00:00 December 9th, 2019|announcement|

The IPTA Hackweek is held at the Paris Observatory site in Meudon on December 9-13, 2019.  The goal of the 2019 IPTA Hackweek is to explore various noise and gravitational wave models using available combined pulsar timing data coming from the various radio telescopes, while at the same time allow a leap in the data combination of new [...]

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e-MERLIN Cycle 10 call for proposals

By | 2019-12-04T10:43:29+00:00 December 4th, 2019|announcement, transnational access|

Deadline: Jan 15 2020 e-MERLIN requests proposals from the international astronomical community for observations to be made during Cycle-10. Proposals are competitively peer-reviewed under standard STFC rules by the PATT e-MERLIN Time Allocation Committee. Allocation will be made on the basis of scientific merit and technical feasibility alone. During e-MERLIN operations ~50% of observing time [...]

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Traineeships in science operations with massive arrays at ASTRON/NL

By | 2019-12-02T08:09:22+00:00 December 2nd, 2019|announcement, press release|

Two grants for the ASTRON Traineeship in Science Operations with massive arrays available. Deadline for the submission of application is 15 January 2020. The Netherlands Institute for Radio Astronomy (ASTRON) and the Joint Institute for VLBI ERIC (JIVE) announce the availability of a minimum of two grants for their Traineeship in Science Operations with massive arrays.  [...]

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