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Deadline: 14 December 2009
Instructions for Authors
Proceedings of The SKADS Conference
Wide Field Science and Technology for the SKA
Deadline: 30 November 2009
RadioNet Engineering Forum: Multipixel Camera Receivers
Bonn, Germany, 16-17 November 2009
MCCT-SKADS Technology Workshop: The SKA and Digital Signal Processing
Manchester, UK, 9-13 November 2009
Instructions for Authors
The SKADS Conference
Wide Field Science and Technology for the SKA
Château de Limelette, Belgium, 4-6 November 2009
The SKADS Conference
Wide Field Science and Technology for the SKA
Château de Limelette, Belgium, 4-6 November 2009
The SKADS Conference
Wide Field Science and Technology for the SKA
Château de Limelette, Belgium, 4-6 November 2009
Wide Field Science and Technology for the SKA
SKADS Conference

Château de Limelette, Belgium, 4-6 November 2009
8th SKADS Board Meeting
Château de Limelette, Belgium, 3 November 2009
SKADS Controller’s Meeting
Château de Limelette, Belgium, 2 November 2009
PrepSKA Work Package 2 Annual Meeting 2009
Manchester, UK, 29-31 October 2009
Science with Fast Radio Telescopes
Fermilab (Chicago), USA, 8-10 October 2009
Canadian SKA Program Workshop
Calgary, Canada, 7-8 October 2009
European Radio Interferometry School 2009
Oxford, UK, 7-11 September 2009
MCCT-SKADS Workshop: Towards third generation calibration in radio astronomy
Nançay, France, 27 September – 10 October 2009
Job Opportunities at ASTRON
September 2009
3rd Marie Curie SKADS Training School
Paris, France, 24-28 August 2009
XXVII IAU Assembly
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 3-14 August 2009
Young European Radio Astronomers Conference
Porto, Portugal, 29-31 July 2009
SKADS Set of Standard Challenges
July 2009
SKADS Newsletter, Special IAU Edition
July 2009
The Invisible Universe
Paris, France, 29 June-3 July 2009
Panoramic Radio Astronomy
Wide-field 1-2 GHz research on galaxy evolution

Groningen, NL, 2-5 June 2009
New issue of the SKADS Newsletter!
May 2009
The next era in radio astronomy: the pathway to SKA
during JENAM at U.Hertfordshire, UK, 20-23 April 2009
Position available at Oxford: Simulations Specialist
deadline: 14 April 2009
SKA Calibration and Imaging Workshop
Socorro, New Mexico, USA, 30 March-3 April 2009
MCCT Workshop: Multifield and multibeam science with SKA
Oxford, UK, 16-27 March 2009
SKA Forum 2009
Cape Town, South Africa, 25 February 2009
High-Dynamic Range Continuum Imaging with the Square Kilometre Array
Stellenbosch, South Africa, 18-20 February 2009
New SKADS Memo: The SKA Costing and Design Tool
by Ford et al.

February 2009
7th SKADS Board Meeting
Madrid, Spain, 22-23 January 2009
Call for Expressions of Interest for ASKAP Survey Science Projects
deadline: 15 December 2008
SKADS Design and Costing
New memo submitted! November 2008
PrepSKA Work Package 2 Engineers Meeting
Manchester, UK, 10-14 November 2008
SKADS Newsletter #4
November 2008
The Impact of Simulations in Cosmology and Galaxy Formation
Trieste, 20-22 October 2008
4th SKADS Workshop
Lisbon, Portugal, 2-3 October 2008
9th European VLBI Network Symposium on The role of VLBI in the Golden Age for Radio Astronomy
Bologna, Italy, 23-26 September 2008
Employment Opportunity at IST/CENTRA Lisbon: Research Positions in Observational Astrophysics
Deadline: 17 September 2008
Astrophysics with E-LOFAR
Hamburg, Germany, 16-19 September 2008
Employment Opportunity at Oxford: Researcher in Software for Radio Astronomy
Deadline: 1 September 2008
2nd MCCT-SKADS Training School
Radioastronomy: Fundamentals and the New Instruments

Siguenza, Spain, 26 August - 4 September 2008
MCCT Workshop: Deep Field Imaging with the SKA
Cambridge, UK, 25-29 August 2008
URSI General Assembly 2008
Chicago, USA, 10-16 August 2008
6th SKADS Board Meeting
Liverpool, UK, 19-20 June 2008
ASTRONET Infrastructure Roadmap Symposium 2008
Liverpool, UK, 16-19 June 2008
position available as Domain Specialist in Signal Processing
SPDO/CDIT, Manchester, UK, deadline: 2 June 2008
science fiction short story featuring the SKA by Roy Smits, May 2008
Extragalactic Radio Continuum Sky Simulation
23 May 2008
Prototype EMBRACE hexboards
15 April 2008
Position available as Site Engineer with International SKA Project Development Office
deadline: 25 April 2008
SKADS Technical Meeting
Jodrell Bank, UK, 22-23 April 2008
Prototype EMBRACE hexboards
15 April 2008
Positions available with International SKA Central Design Integration Team
deadline: 15 April 2008
Astronomy in the Next Decade: Synergies with the Square Kilometre Array
Bonn, Germany, 14-18 April 2008
3rd SKADS Workshop
Perth, Australia, 10 April 2008
Deep Surveys of the Radio Universe with SKA Pathfinders
Perth, Australia, 31 March-4 April 2008
43rd Rencontres de Moriond
La Thuile, Val d’Aosta, Italy 15-22 March 2008
Science and Instrumentation workshop on Wide-field Imaging and Calibration
Groningen, The Netherlands, 2-7 March 2008
The Evolution of Galaxies through the Neutral Hydrogen Window
Arecibo, Puerto Rico, 1-3 February 2008
MAGNETIC FIELDS IN THE UNIVERSE II: From Laboratory and Stars to the Primordial Universe
Cozumel, Mexico, 28 January to 1 February 2008
5th SKADS Board Meeting
Rome, 17-18 January 2008
“Simulations for the SKA” Proceedings of the Pushchino Meeting
December 2007
Design of Wideband Receiving Array Systems
Dwingeloo, 26-30 November 2007
Employment Opportunities with SKADS Partners: ISPO, Oxford, CSIRO, NRC
November 2007
Proceedings of the LOSKA Conference, Oxford April 2006
November 2007
Decrypting the Universe: Large Surveys for Cosmology
University of Edinburgh, 24-26 October 2007
Successful Mid Term Review !
12 October 2007
see Annual Report
SKADS Workshop and Mid Term Review
Paris, 10-12 October 2007
SKA 18th ISSC Meeting
University of Manchester, 6-7 October 2007
From Planets to Dark Energy: The Modern Radio Universe
University of Manchester, 1st-5th October 2007
New SKADS Brochure !
October 2007
SKA2007 Inter-WG meeting
University of Manchester, 27-29 September 2007
1st Marie-Curie Training School for SKADS
Bologna, 23-29 September 2007
SKADS Newsletter #3 !
September 2007
SKA Positions available at Oxford and Manchester
September 2007
40 Years of Pulsars
Montréal, Canada, 12-17 August 2007
Simulations for the Square Kilometre Array
Pushchino Radio Astronomy Observatory, Russia, 30 July - 1 August 2007
4th SKADS Board Meeting
The Hague, Netherlands, 28-29 June 2007
Dark Galaxies & Lost Baryons
Cardiff, U.K., 25-29 June 2007
NRAO 50th Anniversary: Astrophysics Across the Electromagnetic Spectrum
Charlottesville, Virginia, USA, 18-21 June 2007
Bursts, Pulses and Flickering:
Wide-Field Monitoring of the Dynamic Radio Sky

Kerastari, Tripolis, Greece, 12-15 June 2007
HI Survival through Cosmic Times
Spineto, Italy, 11-15 June 2007
Goutelas Summer School on Low Frequency Radioastronomy
Château de Goutelas, Marcoux, France, 4-8 June 2007
Matter and Energy in the Universe: from nucleosynthesis to cosmology
Blois, France, 20-26 May 2007
Origins of Dark Energy
Hamilton & Waterloo, Canada, 14-20 May 2007
Astrophysics in the LOFAR era
Emmen, NL, 23-27 April 2007
RadioNet Engineering Forum Workshop on Digital Receivers
Bologna, Italy, 23 April 2007
MeerKAT Science Workshop
Schiphol, Netherlands, 20-21 April 2007
SKADS Benchmark Scenario Design and Costing
Alexander et al., 16 April 2007
Four Years in the Life of SKA
Deadline: 13 April, 2007
SKA 17th ISSC Meeting
San Juan, Argentina, 26-31 March 2007
Pulsar searching and Thai-ming 2007-SKA
Krabi, Thailand, 29 March-5 April 2007
SKA 17th ISSC Meeting
San Juan, Argentina, 26-31 March 2007
Third International Focal Plane Array workshop
Science with MIRA

Sydney, Australia, 12-16 March 2007
SKADS Newsletter #2
March, 2007
Determining Neutrino Properties using future Galaxy Redshift Surveys
Abdalla & Rawlings, Feb 2007
A Science Vision for European Astronomy in the Next 20 Years
Poitiers, France, 23-25 January 2007
3rd SKADS Board Meeting
The Hague, 18-19 Jan 2007
SKA Calibration and Imaging Workshop
Cape Town, 4-6 December 2006
Positions available at Oxford and Cambridge
Nov 2006
Open invitation to participate in the SKADS Benchmark definition
October 2006
SKADS Newsletter #1, September 2006

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SKADS Workshop and SKA Meeting
Paris, 4-8 September 2006
First Tile (June 2006)
EMBRACE tile Components for the prototype EMBRACE tile have been delivered to ASTRON and are currently being integrated. Testing of the complete prototype will begin this summer.
2nd SKADS Board meeting
Zaandam, 29-30 June 2006
Cosmology, Galaxy Formation, and Astroparticle Physics on the Pathway to SKA
Oxford, U.K., 10-12 April 2006
Gravitational waves, radio pulsars and astrometry:
Testing gravity in the next decade

Birmingham, U.K., 30-31 March 2006
SKADS controller’s meeting
ASTRON, 8 March 2006
1st SKADS Board Meeting
Zaandam, January 26, 2006
SKADS kick-off meeting
Limelette, near Brussels, Belgium, 17-18 November 2005.
last update 2009 December 03, 09:36 by Steve Torchinsky