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Radio astronomical studies with 1500-meter diameter low-frequency telescope

Mukul Ranjan Kundu

Radio astronomical studies with 1500-meter diameter low-frequency telescope

by Mukul Ranjan Kundu

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Published by National Aeronautics and Space Administration; for sale by the Clearinghouse for Federal Scientific and Technical Information, Springfield, Va. in [Washington] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Radio astronomy.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby M. R. Kundu.
    SeriesNASA contractor report, NASA CR-1506, NASA contractor report ;, NASA CR-1506.
    ContributionsAstro Research Corporation., Goddard Space Flight Center.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTL521.3.C6 A3 no. 1506, QB475 A3 no. 1506
    The Physical Object
    Pagination51 p.
    Number of Pages51
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5025281M
    LC Control Number73605723

    Radio astronomy is a subfield of astronomy that studies celestial objects at radio frequencies. The first detection of radio waves from an astronomical object was in , when Karl Jansky at Bell Telephone Laboratories observed radiation coming from the Milky Way. In November was made the decision to make a final design for an alt-azimuthally mounted radio-telescope with a mirror of 25 metres diameter. The design was completed in February Since computers were too expensive and too slow to transform equatorial to azimuthal coordinates, a complex mechanical-electrical coordinate transformer had.

      A simple direct conversion receiver for 20 MHz. This receiver is part of the Radio Jove radio telescope kit. It is designed to be easy to construct and align. Details are available in the construction manual. RJ Receiver Construction Manual [PDF]. Radio telescopes can look like a satellite dish (in fact, a satellite dish is a radio telescope if you point it at an astronomical object like the Sun), but they can also look quite different. Check out this link again, and go to the bottom part of the page to see some pictures of radio telescopes.

    Over the past 20 years, a number of low frequency radio telescopes have been built in Tasmania to take advantage of this natural facility. The latest instruments are the University of Tasmania m X m Llanherne array operating between 2 MHz and 20MHz and the 1 km diameter MHz Bothwell. Radio Astronomy was basically started by an amateur named Grote Reber, where he basically did the experiment that you are pondering to do in in his backyard in Wheaton, Illinois. You can visit that exact instrument at the NRAO facility in Green Bank, West Virginia. It was named a National Historic Landmark in Just Google Amateur.


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