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Initiator: ASTRON Netherlands Institute for Radio Astronomy

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This project was co-financed by the EU, the European Fund for Regional Development and the Northern Netherlands Provinces (SNN), and EZ/KOMPAS.


The LOFAR movie

The LOFAR movie can be seen here.  

The international year of Astronomy 2009

LOFAR took part in the 100 hours of astronomy project and was also featured in the project: "Around the world in 80 Telescopes".  

You can also follow directly the link here.

LOFAR on YouTube

The radio sky above LOFAR (by Michiel Brentjens, ASTRON)

Other Movies/Animations

LOFAR animation

LOFAR Animation (2005, by Peter Prijs)

ASTRON initiated LOFAR as a new and innovative effort to force a breakthrough in sensitivity for astronomical observations at radio-frequencies below 250 MHz. 
Development: Dripl | Design: Kuenst   © copyright 2016 Lofar