Date archive: February 2017

European Commission-backed SKA-VLBI project kicks off

Written by Mathieu Isidro
European Commission-backed SKA-VLBI project kicks off

Leiden, The Netherlands, Tuesday 21 February 2017 – Twelve institutes from 8 different countries including the SKA Organisation have teamed up in the JUMPING JIVE project, which was awarded nearly 3 million euro by the Horizon 2020 Framework Programme of the … Read more

UK Minister of State Jo Johnson visits the SKA Headquarters

Written by Mathieu Isidro
UK Minister of State Jo Johnson visits the SKA Headquarters

SKA Headquarters, Jodrell Bank, Thursday 9 February 2017 – The UK Minister of State for Universities, Science, Research and Innovation Jo Johnson MP visited the SKA Headquarters at Jodrell Bank yesterday to be briefed on the international Square Kilometre Array project. The Minister … Read more

Dutch SKA Pathfinder technology produces promising first result

Written by Mathieu Isidro
Dutch SKA Pathfinder technology produces promising first result

Westerbork, the Netherlands, Friday 3 January 2017 – The APERTIF (APERture Tile In Focus) receiver, one of the Dutch SKA Pathfinder technologies being developed at ASTRON, has successfully been used for the first time to produce an image using the Westerbork Radio Telescope (WSRT) … Read more

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