The next STELLAR seminar lecture will be by Caterina Tiburzi of the INAF – Istituto Nazionale di Astrofisica in Italy. Her online seminar will be held on Tuesday, October 24 2023, at 13:00h CET, over Zoom (connection details below). Caterina TiburziINAF – National Institute of Astrophysics (Istituto Nazionale di Astrofisica), ItalyUniversità degli Studi di Cagliari The full […]
The video recordings from the week-long intense school on radio technology for astronomy at the Technical University-Sofia are now available for viewing. They may be found on YouTube or below.
The achievements, problems and conclusions related to the implementation of the STELLAR project (2020-2023) were the basis for the discussions during the Final international conference on the project held in Plovdiv, Bulgaria, on July 6-8 2023.The forum was attended by the partners of the project: the Institute of Astronomy with NAO – BAS and the […]
The transformational project STELLAR – 2020-2023 ends with a final international conference in the city of Plovdiv from July 6-8. The project partners will participate in it: the Institute of Astronomy with National Academy of Sciences – BAS and the Technical University in Sofia, the Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies (DIAS) and the Netherlands Institute […]
The third of the closing schools under the project STELLAR took place at the National Astronomical Observatory of Rozhen from 19-23 June. Participants in the project and organizers of the schools are the Institute of Astronomy with NAO – BAS and the Technical University in Sofia, in partnership with the Dublin Institute for Advanced Research […]
In Sofia Tech Park, the second of the final three schools within the framework of the STELLAR project in radio astronomy with LOFAR was held between May 22-26, 2023. The participants – from Bulgaria, North Macedonia, Hungary and Egypt – spent five days improving their knowledge with the help of lecturers from the Institute of […]
Introduction to LOFAR data processing Introduction to LOFAR data processing Harish Vedantham Netherlands Institute for Radio Astronomy University of Groningen These are my notes from a LOFAR data processing tutorial I gave to students in Sofia, Bulgaria between May 22 and May 26 of 2023. The school was organised by the STELLAR project. If you […]
The first of three schools for the LOFAR low-frequency radio telescope was held from May 15-19, 2023 at the Technical University (TU) in Sofia, with lecturers from TU and the Institute of Radio Astronomy ASTRON – The Netherlands. Among the topics of lectures and exercises were: principles of electromagnetism and propagation of radio waves; antenna […]