|11th of August 2017|
|Installation of the ultra-wide-band receiver|
|by George Hobbs (CASS)|
An ultra-wide-band receiver was installed for testing at the Parkes telescope on 31st July 2017. The receiver is of a novel design providing a band from ~700 MHz to ~4 GHz. The tests were successful and a system temperature of ~22 K was obtained over most of the band. |
Photo credit: John Sarkissian.