Contact people in LOFAR-UK

Please contact Philip Best ( with any questions regarding the LOFAR-UK consortium. If you have questions about the use of the Rawlings Array, see the Observers' pages and contact details given there.

Management committee

The LOFAR-UK management committee runs the consortium; the executive membership is as follows:

Philip BestProject LeaderEdinburgh
Martin HardcastleDeputy Project LeaderHertfordshire
Aris KarastergiouSingle-station coordinatorOxford
Neal JacksonLong-baseline coordinatorManchester

Key Science Project representatives

For information about the Key Science Projects, please contact the main UK representative for that KSP:

SurveysPhilip BestEdinburgh
 Matt JarvisOxford
TransientsRob FenderOxford
Solar and Space WeatherMario BisiRAL Space
Cosmic MagnetismAnna ScaifeManchester
Epoch of ReionizationIllian IllievSussex

Institutions and representatives

The organizations in LOFAR-UK have the following interests and representatives:

OrganisationMC RepScience/KSP involvement
AberystwythVacantSolar and Space Weather
BirminghamSean McGeeSurveys; Transients
CambridgePaul AlexanderSurveys; Magnetism
CardiffSteve EalesSurveys
DurhamAlastair EdgeSurveys; EoR
EdinburghPhilip BestSurveys; EoR
GlasgowGraham WoanSolar and Space Weather; Transients
HertfordshireMartin HardcastleSurveys; Transients
KentMichael SmithSurveys
LeicesterPaul O'BrienTransients
Liverpool John MooresDavid BersierSurveys; Transients
ManchesterBen StappersSurveys; Transients; Solar
NewcastleAndrew FletcherMagnetism
NottinghamChris ConseliceSurveys
Open UniversityJudith CrostonSurveys
OxfordRob FenderSurveys; Transients
PortsmouthDavid BaconSurveys; Transients
QMULDavid BurgessSolar
RALGlenn WhiteSurveys
SheffieldEd DawTransients; Surveys
SouthamptonRanieri BaldiSurveys
STFC ChilboltonBrian EllisonSurveys; Transients; Ionosphere; Solar
SussexIlian IlievEoR; Surveys
UCL / MSSLFilipe AbdallaSurveys; EoR