Previous Allocations & Observation Schedules

Previous Allocations & Observation Schedules

    A detailed overview of the LOFAR Cycle allocations and observing schedules can be found here.

    Cycle Allocations

    Cycle Observing Schedules

    Detailed Schedule

    Accepted DDT Projects

    The list of accepted LOFAR DDT projects is given below.

    Project Code



    Radio Recombination Lines Cas A


    Measuring the energy of Saturns Magnetosphere


    Supplementary observation of Saturns deep atmosphere with LOFAR for the determination of the abundance of water


    A joint LOFAR deep field: ELAIS-N1


    LOFAR observations of PSR J1713+0747


    150 MHz Pulsar VLBI


    Delving Deeper into the Mystery of Pulsar Mode Switching


    Investigating the accretion state of the "missing link" pulsar J1023+0038


    LOFAR observations of the currently active transient XTE J1908+094


    HI absorption at z>5


    Search for possible pulsar located at SNR CTA-1


    Simultaneous X-ray/radio observations of the mode-switching B0943+10


    PS86X1-Interplanetary CubeSat and Thin-Film Spacecraft/Lander/Rover Communications and Navigation Pathfinder Experiment with LOFAR and the LuxSpace 4M Lunar Flyby Mission


    CANDI2: a LOFAR candidate millisecond pulsar


    Simultaeous Observations with LOFAR and (NLR) GNSS receivers


    The low-frequency structure and jet kinetic power of 1222+216


    LOFAR observations of the partial solar eclipse on 20 March 2015


    LOFAR Observation of the Passage of a Coronal Mass Ejection


    The 2015 V404 Cyg outburst: detecting radio oscillations with LOFAR

     DDT4_003   The 2015 V404 Cyg outburst: further monitoring with LOFAR
     DDT4_004  LOFAR radio follow-up of a trigger
     DDT5_001  Characterizing the Low-Frequency Emission Properties of the Unique Repeating Fast Radio Burst FRB121102
     DDT5_002  Search of radio emission from the 55 Cnc exoplanetary system
     DDT5_003  Determining the properties of the first millisecond pulsar discovered by LOFAR
     DDT5_004  Interferometric Tracking of Coronal Mass Ejections with LOFAR
     DDT6_001  Confirming the first LOFAR pulsar in a Supernova Remnant
     DDT6_002  Cygnus X-1 in the hard state: the low radio frequency follow-up
     DDT6_003  Time-domain follow up of steep spectrum pulsar candidates
     DDT7_001  Following-up the first ever detected accretion burst in a high-mass YSO
     DDT7_002  Determining the properties of the fastest-spinning Galactic field millisecond pulsar
     DDT8_001  Timing of PSR J0652+47 and testing COBALT-to-DRAGNET recording
     DDT8_002  Finishing Cygnus: a new perpspective on the dense, cold gas in the Milky Way
     DDT8_003   Specular meteor echo observations with LOFAR International Stations
     DDT8_004   The properties of the slowest spinning radio pulsar
     DDT8_005   LOFAR Observations of Sep 2017 Solar Activity
     DDT8_006 Tracking the Full Passage of an Ultra-Fast Coronal Mass Ejection
     DDT9_001 LOFAR observations of the merging galaxy cluster Abell 2146
     DDT9_003   Time-domain follow up of steep spectrum radio sources
     DDT9_002  Commissioning follow-up of a ToO
     DDT9_004   Calibration of LOFAR Interplanetary Scintillation Data
     DDT9_005  LOFAR HBA observations of MAXI J1820+070 in outburst
     DDT10-001  LOFAR observations of MAXI J1820+070 / ASASSN-18ey during a state transition
    DDT10_002 Quasi-simultaneous ultra-wide-band observation of the radio eclipse of black widow PSR J2051-0827
    DDT10_003 HI absorption in the most powerful radio-loud quasar at the end of cosmic reionisation
    DDT10_004 Time-domain follow-up of pulsar candidates from the LoTSS Survey
    DDT10_005  Time-Domain Follow-Up of a Variable Source from LoTSS and TGSS
    DDT10_006  A search for exoplanetary radio bursts towards GJ 1151
     DDT11_001  Characterization and localization of a new low-frequency repeating Fast Radio Burst source



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