Date archive: 2016

Eyes on the future during Dutch State visit to Australia

Written by Joe Diamond
Eyes on the future during Dutch State visit to Australia

Perth, Australia, Wednesday 11 November – His Majesty King Willem-Alexander and Her Majesty Queen Máxima were on a State visit to Australia, between the 31st of October to the 4th of November. The State visit to Australia was devoted to … Read more

Highlights from the SKA science conference in Goa

Written by Joe Diamond
Highlights from the SKA science conference in Goa

The Square Kilometre Array (SKA) project’s 2016 science conference, “Science for the SKA Generation”, is currently taking place in Goa, India. Some 200 astronomers from around the globe have travelled to attend the week-long conference, which this year is focusing on … Read more

Start of the 2016 SKA Engineering Meeting in South Africa

Written by Joe Diamond
Start of the 2016 SKA Engineering Meeting in South Africa

Stellenbosch, South Africa, Sunday 2 October 2016 – The 2016 SKA Engineering Meeting opened in Stellenbosch this morning, with talks from the project’s leaders. Some 270 engineers and scientists from 18 countries who are currently involved in the project have travelled from all … Read more

Funding boost for SKA Precursor HERA telescope

Written by Joe Diamond
Funding boost for SKA Precursor HERA telescope

Friday 21 September 2016, SKA Global Headquarters, UK – The Hydrogen Epoch of Reionisation Array (HERA) has been awarded international funding with a $9.5 million investment to expand its capabilities, as announced on Wednesday 14th September by the US National … Read more

Outcomes Of The 20th SKA Board Meeting

Written by Joe Diamond
Outcomes Of The 20th SKA Board Meeting

The Directors of SKA Organisation held a meeting at J W Marriott Hotel in Pune, India on the 4th and 5th of April 2016 for the 20th meeting of the SKA Board of Directors. Notes from the Chair of the SKA Board, 20th Meeting … Read more

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