Hercules A

Hercules A
Radio-Optical View of the Galaxy Hercules A - Many thanks to: NASA, ESA, S. Baum and C. O'Dea (RIT), R. Perley and W. Cotton (NRAO/AUI/NSF), and the Hubble Heritage Team (STScI/AURA)

Saturday, April 10, 2010

Long Wavelength Array progress April 2010

The ribbon cutting ceremony for the first Long Wavelength Array Station was held on April 1 2010, near the center of the Very Large Array in New Mexico. The LWA radio telescope will operate in the 10 to 88 MHz band, with many stations located in the State of New Mexico.

LWA-1 station array

Visitors next to one of the "Tied-Fork" dipole pairs.

This is the LWA page at the University of New Mexico.