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LOFAR - Opening up a new window on the Universe

  title={LOFAR - Opening up a new window on the Universe},
  author={H. J. A. Rottgering and Robert Joseph Braun and Peter Barthel and Michiel van Haarlem and George K. Miley and Raffaella Morganti and I. A. G. Snellen and Heino Falcke and A. G. de Bruyn and R. B. Stappers and Wilfred Boland and Harvey R. Butcher and Eug{\'e}ne J. De Geus and L{\'e}on V. E. Koopmans and Robert P. Fender and Jan Kuijpers and Richard T. Schilizzi and Corina Vogt and R A M J Wijers and Michael W. Wise and Willem Brouw and Johan Hamaker and Jan E. Noordam and Thomas A. Oosterloo and L. Bahren and Michiel Brentjens and Stefan J. Wijnholds and Jaap D. Bregman and W. A. van Cappellen and Andre W. Gunst and Gideon W. Kant and J. P. Reitsma and Kjeld van der Schaaf and C. M. de Vos},
LOFAR, the Low Frequency Array, is a next-generation radio telescope that is being built in Northern Europe and expected to be fully operational at the end of this decade. It will operate at frequencies from 15 to 240 MHz (corresponding to wavelengths of 20 to 1.2 m). Its superb sensitivity, high angular resolution, large field of view and flexible spectroscopic capabilities will represent a dramatic improvement over previous facilities at these wavelengths. As such, LOFAR will carry out a… 

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their warm welcome to the Michelson and Spitzer science centers where this contribution was written

  • their warm welcome to the Michelson and Spitzer science centers where this contribution was written

International Journal of Modern Physics D

  • International Journal of Modern Physics D
  • 2004