- Progress with the LOFAR Imaging Pipeline
- Proceedings of science
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- Faculty of Science (FNWI)
- Anton Pannekoek Institute for Astronomy (API)
One of the science drivers of the new Low Frequency Array (LOFAR) is large-area surveys of the low-frequency radio sky. Realizing this goal requires automated processing of the interferometric data, such that fully calibrated images are produced by the system during survey operations. The LOFAR Imaging Pipeline is the tool intended for this purpose, and is now undergoing significant commissioning work. The pipeline is now functional as an automated processing chain. Here we present several recent LOFAR images that have been produced during the still ongoing commissioning period. These early LOFAR images are representative of some of the science goals of the commissioning team members.
- Proceedings title: ISKAF2010 science meeting: June 10-14 2010, Assen, The Netherlands
Place of publication: Trieste
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