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An ultra-wide bandwidth receiver for the Parkes radio telescope
This data collection is described in Hobbs et al. (2019) entitled "An ultra-wide bandwidth (704 to 4032 MHz) receiver for the Parkes radio telescope". The collection contains data sets corresponding to the figures and text in the paper, including beam shapes and Tsys and Ssys measurements as well as calibration data files.
Astronomical and Space Instrumentation
The data was produced when the Parkes ultra-wide-bandwidth receiver was commissioned in 2018 and 2019.
Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International Licence
Hobbs, George; Manchester, Dick; Jameson, Andrew; Dunning, Alex; Green, Jimi; Toomey, Lawrence; Kaczmarek, Jane; Mader, Stacy; Dai, Shi; Dempsey, James; Johnston, Simon; Reynolds, John; Sarkissian, John; Whiting, Matthew (2019): An ultra-wide bandwidth receiver for the Parkes radio telescope. v1. CSIRO. Data Collection.
All Rights (including copyright) CSIRO 2019.
The metadata and files (if any) are available to the public.
ATNF Science – Astronomy Research
The astrophysics research group is part of CSIRO astronomy and space science. We have collaboration with the National Astronomical Observatory of China (NAOC) which is part of the Chinese Academy of Sciences. The CSIRO Parkes telescope is being used to follow-up and confirm new discoveries made by the Chinese FAST telescope.