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    • LOFAR 144-MHz follow-up observations of GW170817 

      Broderick, J. W.; Shimwell, T. W.; Gourdji, K.; Rowlinson, A.; Nissanke, S.; Hotokezaka, K.; Jonker, P. G.; Tasse, C.; Hardcastle, M. J.; Oonk, J. B. R.; Fender, R. P.; Wijers, R. A. M. J.; Shulevski, A.; Stewart, A. J.; Veen, S. ter; Moss, V. A.; Wiel, M. H. D. van der; Nichols, D. A.; Piette, A.; Carbone, D.; Corbel, S.; Eislöffel, J.; Grießmeier, J. -M.; Keane, E. F.; Law, C. J.; Muñoz-Darias, T.; Pietka, M.; Serylak, M.; Horst, A. J. van der; Leeuwen, J. van; Wijnands, R.; Zarka, P.; Anderson, J. M.; Bentum, M. J.; Blaauw, R.; Brouw, W. N.; Brüggen, M.; Ciardi, B.; Vos, M. de; Duscha, S.; Fallows, R. A.; Franzen, T. M. O.; Garrett, M. A.; Gunst, A. W.; Hoeft, M.; Hörandel, J. R.; Iacobelli, M.; Jütte, E.; Koopmans, L. V. E.; Krankowski, A.; Maat, P.; Mann, G.; Mulder, H.; Nelles, A.; Paas, H.; Pandey-Pommier, M.; Pekal, R.; Reich, W.; Röttgering, H. J. A.; Schwarz, D. J.; Smirnov, O.; Soida, M.; Toribio, M. C.; Haarlem, M. P. van; Weeren, R. J. van; Vocks, C.; Wucknitz, O.; Zucca, P. (2020-06-01)
      We present low-radio-frequency follow-up observations of AT 2017gfo, the electromagnetic counterpart of GW170817, which was the first binary neutron star merger to be detected by Advanced LIGO-Virgo. These data, with a ...
    • LOFAR imaging of Cygnus A - direct detection of a turnover in the hotspot radio spectra 

      McKean, J. P.; Godfrey, L. E H; Vegetti, S.; Wise, Michael W.; Morganti, R.; Hardcastle, M. J.; Rafferty, D.; Avruch, I. M.; Beck, R.; Bell, M. E.; Bemmel, I. M. van; Bentum, M. J.; Bernardi, G.; Best, Philip; Blaauw, R.; Bonafede, A.; Breitling, F.; Broderick, J. W.; Brüggen, Marcus; Cerrigone, L.; Ciardi, B.; De Gasperin, Francesco; Deller, A.; Duscha, S.; Engels, D.; Falcke, H.; Fallows, R. A.; Frieswijk, W.; Garrett, M.A.; Grießmeier, J. -M.; Haarlem, M. P. van; Heald, G.; Hoeft, Matthias; van der, HorstA J.; Iacobelli, M.; Interna, H.; Juette, E.; Karastergiou, A.; Kondratiev, V. I.; Koopmans, L. V E; Kuniyoshi, M.; Kuper, G.; Van Leeuwen, J.; Maat, P.; Mann, R. G.; Markoff, S.; McFadden, R.; McKay-Bukowski, D.; Mulcahy, D. D.; Munk, H.; Nelles, A.; Orru, E.; Paas, H.; Pandey-Pommier, M.; Pietka, M.; Pizzo, R.; Polatidis, A. G.; Reich, W.; Rottgering, H. J. A.; Rowlinson, A.; Scaife, A. M M; Serylak, M.; Shulevski, Alexander; Sluman, J.; Smirnov, O.; Steinmetz, M.; Stewart, A. J.; Swinbank, J.; Tagger, M.; Thoudam, S.; Toribio, M. C.; Vermeulen, R.; Vocks, C.; Van Weeren, R. J.; Wucknitz, O.; Yatawatta, S.; Zarka, P. (2016-12-01)
      The low-frequency radio spectra of the hotspots within powerful radio galaxies can provide valuable information about the physical processes operating at the site of the jet termination. These processes are responsible for ...
    • LOFAR MSSS: Detection of a low-frequency radio transient in 400 hrs of monitoring of the North Celestial Pole 

      Stewart, A. J.; Fender, R.P.; Broderick, J. W.; Hassall, T. E.; Muñoz-Darias, T.; Rowlinson, A.; Swinbank, J. D.; Staley, T. D.; Molenaar, G. J.; Scheers, B.; Grobler, T. L.; Pietka, M.; Heald, G.; McKean, J. P.; Bell, M. E.; Bonafede, A.; Breton, R. P.; Carbone, D.; Cendes, Y.; Clarke, A. O.; Corbel, S.; Gasperin, F. de; Eislöffel, J.; Falcke, H.; Ferrari, C.; Grießmeier, J. -M.; Hardcastle, M.J.; Heesen, V.; Hessels, J. W. T.; Horneffer, A.; Iacobelli, M.; Jonker, P.; Karastergiou, A.; Kokotanekov, G.; Kondratiev, V. I.; Kuniyoshi, M.; Law, C. J.; Leeuwen, J. van; Markoff, S.; Miller-Jones, J. C. A.; Mulcahy, D.; Orru, E.; Pandey-Pommier, M.; Pratley, L.; Rol, E.; Röttgering, H. J. A.; Scaife, A. M. M.; Shulevski, A.; Sobey, C. A.; Stappers, B. W.; Tasse, C.; van der Horst, A.J.; Velzen, S. van; Weeren, R. J. van; Wijers, R.A.M.J.; Wijnands, R.; Wise, M.; Zarka, P.; Alexov, A.; Anderson, J.; Asgekar, A.; Avruch, I. M.; Bentum, M. J.; Bernardi, G.; Best, P.; Breitling, F.; Brüggen, M.; Butcher, H. R.; Ciardi, B.; Conway, J. E.; Corstanje, A.; Geus, E. de; Deller, A.; Duscha, S.; Frieswijk, W.; Garrett, M.A.; Gunst, A. W.; Haarlem, M. P. van; Hoeft, M.; Hörandel, J.; Juette, E.; Kuper, G.; Loose, M.; Maat, P.; McFadden, R.; McKay-Bukowski, D.; Moldon, J.; Munk, H.; Norden, M. J.; Paas, H.; Polatidis, A. G.; Schwarz, D.; Sluman, J.; Smirnov, O.; Steinmetz, M.; Thoudam, S.; Toribio, M. C.; Vermeulen, R.; Vocks, C.; Wijnholds, S. J.; Wucknitz, O.; Yatawatta, S. (2016-03-01)
      We present the results of a four-month campaign searching for low-frequency radio transients near the North Celestial Pole with the Low-Frequency Array (LOFAR), as part of the Multifrequency Snapshot Sky Survey (MSSS). The ...
    • Sub-arcsecond imaging with the International LOFAR Telescope. II. Completion of the LOFAR Long-Baseline Calibrator Survey 

      Jackson, Neal; Badole, Shruti; Chhetri, Rajan; Prusis, Kaspars; Nikolajevs, Atvars; Morabito, Leah; Brentjens, Michiel; Sweijen, Frits; Iacobelli, Marco; Orrù, Emanuela; Sluman, J.; Blaauw, R.; Mulder, H.; Dijk, P. van; Mooney, Sean; Deller, Adam; Moldon, Javier; Callingham, J. R.; Harwood, Jeremy; Hardcastle, Martin; Heald, George; Drabent, Alexander; McKean, J. P.; Asgekar, A.; Avruch, I. M.; Bentum, M. J.; Bonafede, A.; Brouw, W. N.; Brüggen, M.; Butcher, H. R.; Ciardi, B.; Coolen, A.; Corstanje, A.; Damstra, S.; Duscha, S.; Eislöffel, J.; Falcke, H.; Garrett, M.; Gasperin, F. de; Griessmeier, J. -M.; Gunst, A. W.; Haarlem, M. P. van; Hoeft, M.; Horst, A. J. van der; Jütte, E.; Koopmans, L. V. E.; Krankowski, A.; Maat, P.; Mann, G.; Miley, G. K.; Nelles, A.; Norden, M.; Paas, M.; Pandey, V. N.; Pandey-Pommier, M.; Pizzo, R. F.; Reich, W.; Rothkaehl, H.; Rowlinson, A.; Ruiter, M.; Shulevski, A.; Schwarz, D. J.; Smirnov, O.; Tagger, M.; Vocks, C.; Weeren, R. J. van; Wijers, R.; Wucknitz, O.; Zarka, P.; Zensus, J. A.; Zucca, P. (2022-02-01)
      The Low-Frequency Array (LOFAR) Long-Baseline Calibrator Survey (LBCS) was conducted between 2014 and 2019 in order to obtain a set of suitable calibrators for the LOFAR array. In this paper, we present the complete survey, ...