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Effelsberg 100-m Radio Telescope

(German large single-dish radio telescope)

The Effelsberg 100-m Radio Telescope is a Radio Telescope in western Germany that has been in operation since 1972. It has mechanisms to adjust the shape the reflector, to maintain a useful parabolic shape counteracting the sagging from Gravity when it is aimed in varying directions. Its Frequencies of operation include 1.4GHz, 10GHz, and 86GHz.


Referenced by:
European Pulsar Timing Array (EPTA)