Sardinia Radio Telescope

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CNR ISTITUTO DI RADIOASTRONOMIA INAF Sardinia Radio Telescope G. Grueff IRA – Istituto di Radioastronomia NAF – Istituto Nazionale di Astrofisic

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Sardinia Radio Telescope. G. Grueff IRA – Istituto di Radioastronomia INAF – Istituto Nazionale di Astrofisica. SRT SITE. SRT DESIGN GOALS. Large Diameter: 64 meters Multiple Feeds 300MHz to 100GHz Receive and Transmit Versatile Configuration – Can be used for: Radio Astronomy - PowerPoint PPT Presentation

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Sardinia radio telescopeSardinia Radio Telescope
SRT SITE
SRT DESIGN GOALS
Radio Astronomy
Use State-of-the-Art Technology
Minimum Technical Risks
Stage 2: Up to 100GHz ACTIVE SURFACE
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SRT SCIENTIFIC MOTIVATIONS
Continuum Sky Mapping
Novae
SRT SCIENTIFIC MOTIVATIONS
Extragalactic CO Studies
Evolution of Galaxies
HI: Extragalactic
HI: Galactic
High-Latitude HI Mapping
SPECTROSCOPY
SRT
SRT SIDE VIEW
SRT GREGORIAN & BWG
SRT PRIMARY FOCUS
PANELS CONTROL SYSTEM
ACTIVE SURFACE
SRT PROJECT - Fundamental Epochs
1995 feasibility study completed
1997 The Ministry of Scientific Research declares to accept the Project and SRT is funded
Mar. 1999 Contract with Vertex signed (full engineering design)
the future:
Jan. 2003 Site installation starts
Apr. 2004 Final Acceptance, we start playing with radiosources
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SCHEDULA TEMPORALE
FONTI DI FINANZIAMENTO (acquisite)
IMPEGNI ECONOMICI FUTURI