ERATec wiki

The communication, training and scientific interaction between engineers and scientists involved in the development and operation of radio-astronomical instruments represents a key issue in keeping these facilities at a world-class technical level. DoW_ERATec

Tasks & their meetings/events

Additional `Synergy' meetings: October 8, 2012, Bordeaux (F);


The following deliverables are scheduled for Technical Workshops (TWS):


The following meetings have been supported by ERATec (by travel support and support of local costs):

1June 20-21, 2012 Moura, Portugal The Power Challenges of Mega-Science Infrastructures: The example of SKA Report from ESS Meeting 1
2June 27-28, 2012 Onsala, Sweden TOG meeting 1 Report from TOG Meeting 1
3April 8-12, 2013 Bonn, Germany Radio Interference with Large Bandwidth Observations Report from TWS 1
4September 10-11, 2013 Mauritius Large Scale Science Projects: Europe-Africa Connects at the IEEE Africon: Sustainable engineering for a better future Report from ESS Meeting 2
5October 28-29, 2013 Bologna, Italy Calibration of Multi-Beam receivers Report from TWS 2
6 January 23-24, 2014 Wettzell, Germany TOG meeting 2 Report from TOG Meeting 2
7September 1-2, 2014 Gothenburg, Sweden Metrologies at Radio Astronomy Antennas Report from TWS 3
8October 5-6, 2014 Cagliari, Italy TOG meeting 3Report from TOG Meeting 3
9November 10-13, 2014Groningen, the Netherlands Third International VLBI Technology Workshop Report from ESS Meeting 3
10April 19-22, 2015Aveiro, Portugal Mid Frequency Aperture Arrays and Dishes – MAAD 2015 Report from ESS Meeting 4
11June 26, 2015Robledo, SpainTOG-meeting 4 Report from TOG Meeting 4
12October 5-7, 2015 Florence, Italy Multi-Frequency mm-wave Radio Telescopes and other Software Controlled Operations Report from TWS 4


ERATec Travel Funding Explanation

RadioNet3 networking activities travel forms for reembursement of your travel expence, including general reembursement instructions.

Organisational issues for the ERATec leaders (restricted)

The Chairman of ERATec is Reinhard Keller (MPIfR, Bonn)