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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.


LOFAR is penvoerder van het LOFAR-consortium, een samenwerkingsverband van onderzoeksinstituten, universiteiten en private ondernemingen.


 University of Groningen  -  Computing Sciences and Computer Centre

Leiden University Leiden
- Sterrenwacht Leiden

University of Amsterdam
- Anton Pannekoek Institute

Radboud Universtity University 
Faculty of Physics, Mathematics and Computer Sciences

Max-Planck-Insitut für Radioastronomie
- LOPES Consortium (Bonn)

Royal Netherlands Meteorological Institute KNMI

Netherlands Institute of Applied Geo-sciences TNO-NITG

  • Precision Agriculture R&D
Agrotechnologies and Food Innovations A&F
  • ICT R&D

Ordina Technical Automation BV

Science[&]Technology BV

Dutch Space BV

Twente Institute for Wireless and Mobile Communications BV

Delft University of Technology
- Intelligent Systems Consortium

Leiden University
- Leiden Institute for Advanced Computer Sciences

National Research Institute for Mathematics and Computer Science CWI

Eindhoven University of Technology / COBRA

Uppsala University, Department of Information Sciences

ASTRON initiated LOFAR as a new and innovative effort to force a breakthrough in sensitivity for astronomical observations at radio-frequencies below 250 MHz. 
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