Van Langevelde

Huib-Jan Van Langevelde

Joint Institute for VLBI in Europe


Astronomer Huib Jan van Langevelde (Dordrecht, the Netherlands, 1963)
is the director of JIVE, the Joint Institute for Very Long Baseline Interferometry in Europe. He specialises in radio and millimetre interferometry and has carried out a variety of innovative astronomical experiments. In addition he has managed various international projects related to astronomical user software and computing. At JIVE the signals from radio-telescopes in Europe, and beyond, are combined to produce astronomical images with unsurpassed resolution. JIVE is pioneering the use of e-VLBI in which the telescopes are connected in real-time.

Huib-Jan Van Langevelde will give the following presentation(s):