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The Hamburg Observatory as an institute is part of the Department of Physics at the University of Hamburg.
The fields of research of the several research groups cover a wide range of scientific fields, from astroparticles to cosmology.


lofar-station-in-norderstedt-completedOn Dec 16th, ASTRON and the lead scientists from Hamburg Observatory and the University of Bielefeld have signed the official handover of the 6th German LOFAR Station DE609. More pictures can be found on lofar.physik.uni-bielefeld.de.     Finally, before the year comes to a close we have made good on a new year's resolution. We are on Twitter. Consider following us on Twitter under @HambObs