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(Netherlands Institute for Radio Astronomy)
(Netherlands radio astronomy research organization)

ASTRON (The Netherlands Institute for radio astronomy) is a part of the Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research (NWO). ASTRON was formed in 1949. It operates observatories such as Low-frequency Array (LOFAR) and Westerbork Synthesis Radio Telescope (WSRT), carries out research, and develops instruments.

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Low-frequency Array (LOFAR)
radio astronomy
Westerbork Synthesis Radio Telescope (WSRT)