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Australian Square Kilometre Array Pathfinder

(ASKAP)
(radio telescope array of 36 12m dishes)

The Australian Square Kilometre Array Pathfinder (ASKAP) is a Radio Telescope array of 36 12 meter dishes in Australia, at the Murchison Radio Astronomy Observatory (MRO), constructed between 2009 and 2012. It is used for research and serves as a pilot for the Square Kilometre Array (SKA). It aims to carry out a number of Radio Surveys, including EMU (Evolutionary Map of the Universe) and WALLABY (Widefield ASKAP L-band Legacy All-sky Blind Survey).


(telescope,radio,interferometer,array,ground,Australia)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Australian_Square_Kilometre_Array_Pathfinder
http://www.atnf.csiro.au/projects/askap/
https://www.atnf.csiro.au/management/atuc/2013dec/docs/ASKAP_SW_0017_v0.8_fordistribution.pdf

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