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14th of August 2017
Installation of the ultra-wide-band receiver
Photo by Alex Dunning (CASS)
Inside the focus cabin of the 64-m Parkes telescope installation of the ultra-wide-band receiver is continuing - thanks to our excellent engineers. The receiver is of a novel design providing a band from ~700 MHz to ~4 GHz. First tests indicate a system temperature of ~22 K over most of the band.

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