Important Dates

April 16, 2012

April 30, 2012
Outcome for grant request

June 11-16, 2012

Cagliari Astronomical Observatory, with the Sardinian Regional Government and the Italian Space Agency organises the second cycle of the sardinian summer school in astrophysics.

The school will be focused on the technologies behind single dish radio astronomy and radio science, with particular emphasis on antenna optics, receiver and transmitter design, active and passive microwave detectors devices, radar systems, antenna controls and software, back-end architectures, rfi mitigation techniques, instrument testing and calibration and metrology.
Lectures and hands on activities are planned at the Parco Tecnologico della Sardegna (Sardinia's Technological Park) near Pula (CA), from June 11 to 16, 2012.
Participants will also visit the Sardinia Radio Telescope. Students from abroad can apply for financial grants to cover travel cost.