Anton Pannekoek Institute for Astronomy (API)
The Anton Pannekoek Institute for Astronomy of the University of Amsterdam is a world leading institute in high-energy astrophysics with top-rated internationally-oriented research groups in accreting black holes and neutron stars and in gamma-ray burst research. In addition there are research groups excelling in ground-based observational techniques and the study of stars and stellar evolution, as well as planet formation. The institute is also the seat of the Transients Key Project of the international Low-Frequency Radio Array which is currently being constructed in the Netherlands. The institute has expertise with, and access to, international observational facilities across the entire electromagnetic spectrum.