PhD student Generic phased array feed for ground station G/T optimisation and RFI resilience

Are you looking for a high impact PhD position in close collaboration with industry? The European Doctoral Network ‘ANTERRA’ offers 15 fully funded industrial PhD student positions in the area of antennas, integrated circuits and signal processing, starting in the autumn of 2022. ANTERRA is focussed on Antenna Systems for 6G Non-Terrestrial Networks. The consortium […]

  • Section
    Innovation & Systems
  • Hours
    38
  • Expertise
    Antennas , radio frequencies and microwaves
  • Closing date
    30-08-2022

PhD researcher in lightning studies using LOFAR radio telescope

We are looking for an enthusiastic candidate with a strong background in data analysis and interest in exploring the physics of radio emission from lightning using data from the LOFAR radio telescope. PhD researcher in lightning studies using LOFAR radio telescope You will perform independent research on lightning data obtained with the LOFAR radio telescope. […]

  • Section
    Astronomy & Operations
  • Hours
    38
  • Expertise
    Radio Astronomy
  • Closing date
    30-09-2022

Astronomy Master’s Students

The Netherlands Institute for Radio Astronomy (ASTRON) announces the availability of positions for Astronomy Master’s students handling LOFAR science operations tasks Are you an Astronomy Master’s student who is interested to acquire experience in an operational environment to scientifically operate LOFAR? And do you want to develop skills and novel experimental methods on systems using […]

  • Section
    Astronomy & Operations
  • Hours
    12
  • Expertise
    Astronomical support
  • Closing date
    05-09-2022

HR adviseur

ASTRON in Dwingeloo is het Nederlandse instituut voor radioastronomie, waar ongeveer 200 wetenschappers, technici en operationele medewerkers samenwerken. Het P&O team, bestaande uit een administratief medewerker, (junior) adviseur en projectmedewerker, heeft een eigen plek binnen de Business Support Services (BSS). Wij zoeken een: (SENIOR) P&O ADVISEUR Functieomschrijving De P&O afdeling is op alle fronten volop in […]

  • Section
    Business Support & Services
  • Hours
    32
  • Expertise
    HR & Communications
  • Closing date
    31-08-2022

Systems engineer

ASTRON’s mission is to make discoveries in radio astronomy happen via the development of novel and innovative technologies, the operation of world-class radio astronomy facilities — such as LOFAR — and the pursuit of fundamental astronomical research. ASTRON has embarked upon a program to develop a Science Data Centre (SDC): an initiative to maximize the scientific […]

  • Section
    Innovation & Systems
  • Hours
    38
  • Expertise
    System integration
  • Closing date
    31-08-2022

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Andre Gunst
Senior Engineer

Het werk dat ik bij ASTRON uitvoer vind ik erg interessant. Dit komt vooral omdat ik veel uitdagende en complexe problemen kan oplossen. Om deze problemen op te lossen maak ik gebruik van de allernieuwste technologieën. Ik vind het belangrijk dat ik hiermee de astronomen help om de puzzel van het heelal verder te ontrafelen. […]

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