Millimeter-wave radio telescope at Five College Observatory

Millimeter-wave radio telescope at Five College Observatory. Photograph shows the box-beam back structure, pick-up arms and pedestal. The five colleges making up the Five College Radio Astronomy Observatory are the University of Massachusetts, Amherst College, Hampshire College, Mount Holyoke College and Smith College. The Observatory has done pioneering studies of pulsars with its novel meter-wavelength array of spherical telescopes., Credit Line: Samuels Studio Inc., courtesyAIP Emilio Segrè Visual Archives, Physics Today Collection
Abstract/Description: Millimeter-wave radio telescope at Five College Observatory. Photograph shows the box-beam back structure, pick-up arms and pedestal. The five colleges making up the Five College Radio Astronomy Observatory are the University of Massachusetts, Amherst College, Hampshire College, Mount Holyoke College and Smith College. The Observatory has done pioneering studies of pulsars with its novel meter-wavelength array of spherical telescopes.
Subject(s): Telescopes
Equipment and supplies
Radio telescopes
Telescopes
Credit Line: Samuels Studio Inc., courtesyAIP Emilio Segrè Visual Archives, Physics Today Collection
Catalog ID: Telescopes F24