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COSMOSOMAS

(Cosmological Structures On Medium Angular Scales)
(microwave survey)

COSMOSOMAS (for Cosmological Structures On Medium Angular Scales) is a microwave survey aiming at studying CMB anisotropies and diffuse galactic microwave emission. It utilizes two purpose-built telescopes, COSMO15 and COSMO11. It aims for 1-degree angular resolution covering 20 degrees declination. It has detected spinning dust emission.


(survey,instrument,microwave,CMB,Canary Islands)
Further reading:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/COSMOSOMAS
WaveLFreqPhoton
Energy
  
17mm18GHz74μeVbeginCOSMOSOMAS
30mm10GHz41μeVendCOSMOSOMAS

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