The German Research Foundation (DFG) was funding a Research Unit on
      "Magnetisation of
Interstellar and Intergalactic  Media: The Prospects of Low-Frequency Radio Observations" from 2010 to 2017.
      The Research Group was lead by 14 scientists from 8 German institutes. The speaker was Prof. Ulrich Klein (University of Bonn),  vice speaker was Rainer Beck (MPIfR Bonn).
      Several positions for PhD students and postdocs for the 8 individual projects on commissioning, observations and simulations, schools and workshops, and visitor programmes were funded.

      The MKSP is involved in the Multifrequency Snapshot Sky Survey (MSSS).
       Further informations for LOFAR users:
       see the LOFAR WIKI (registration required).