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CAPMAP

(Cosmic Anisotropy Polarization Mapper)
(early 2000s array that surveyed CMB polarization)

CAPMAP (for Cosmic Anisotropy Polarization Mapper) was an early 2000s astronomical survey using a purpose-designed instrument to map CMB polarization using a 0.06 degree beam at 90 GHz and a 0.10 degree beam at 40 GHz.


(survey,instrument,microwave,CMB,polarization)
Further reading:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cosmic_Anisotropy_Polarization_Mapper
https://www.cfa.harvard.edu/~cbischoff/capmap/
https://web.archive.org/web/20070707065543/http://www.physics.princeton.edu/cosmology/capmap/
https://ui.adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2008ApJ...684..771B/abstract
https://ui.adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2003NewAR..47.1077B/abstract
https://ui.adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2005ApJ...619L.127B/abstract
WaveLFreqPhoton
Energy
  
3.4mm90GHz372μeVbeginCAPMAP
7.5mm40GHz165μeVendCAPMAP

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