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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.

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