Project BALTICS closing conference in Jūrmala and Ventspils

Project BALTICS closing conference in Jūrmala and Ventspils

Ventspils University of Applied Sciences (VUAS) project BALTICS (Building on Advanced LOFAR Technology for Innovation, Collaboration, and Sustainability) closing conference took place in Jūrmala and Ventspils International Radio Astronomy Center (VIRAC)...

VIRAC promotes volunteering experience

VIRAC promotes volunteering experience

From October 22, 2018, until April 21, 2019 graduate from Ventspils University of Applied Sciences (VUAS) professional bachelor study programme “Translation studies English-Russian-German” will volunteer in Ventspils International Radio Astronomy Centre...

L-band receiver installed on parabolic antenna RT-32

L-band receiver installed on parabolic antenna RT-32

One of the weekly achievements (week October 22nd - 26th) - electronic engineer Mārcis Bleiders This week on parabolic antenna RT-32, in Irbene, was installed improved L-band receiver (1.36 – 1.72 GHz). At the moment the tests and calibration process are...

Staff exchange training of VIRAC engineers in the Netherlands

Staff exchange training of VIRAC engineers in the Netherlands

Two engineers of Ventspils International Radio Astronomy Centre (VIRAC) of Ventspils University of Applied Sciences (VUAS) - Arturs Orbidans and Karlis Luksis - participated in staff exchange training at partner institution of the project, Netherlands...