Accession Number : AD0841791

Title :   THE UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS RADIO TELESCOPE.

Descriptive Note : Final rept. 31 Jul 67-31 Jul 68,

Corporate Author : ILLINOIS UNIV AT URBANA

Personal Author(s) : McVittie, G. C. ; Swenson, G. W.

Report Date : 30 SEP 1968

Pagination or Media Count : 5

Abstract : During the reporting period the program of the 400-foot radio telescope consisted mainly in continuation of the extragalactic sky survey for which the instrument was built. At the beginning of the year, catalogues had been published for the declination bands 15 deg-22 deg and 40 deg-44 deg and data were in hand for part of the region 22 deg-27 deg.

Descriptors :   (*RADIO TELESCOPES, SCIENTIFIC RESEARCH), RADIO ASTRONOMY, GALAXIES, SKY, ASTRONOMY, STARS, SUPERNOVAE, MAPPING, MAINTENANCE.

Subject Categories : Astronomy
      Electrical and Electronic Equipment

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE