Thursday, November 22, 2012

STFC Photowalk Competition Finalists

The 10 finalists of the 2012 STFC Photowalk Competition have now been decided, and include one image of a LOFAR LBA at the Chilbtolton Observatory.

The final images include 4 regional winners, the winner of an online vote, plus the next top 5 from the online vote.

The regional, online and overall national winners will be announced on Friday 7th December following the final judging panel.

This is the LOFAR Image which has been shortlisted. "Part of the LOFAR site - Searching the Universe", by Roger Dingley (for full credits see here.)

Tuesday, November 13, 2012

Second Round of Proposals to use LOFAR-UK as a single station

The second announcement of opportunity for UK scientists to apply to use the LOFAR-UK station in "stand-alone", or single station mode is now live. The deadline for proposals is 5pm on Monday 10th December 2012. For more details see this page the LOFAR-UK For Astronomers pages.