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MID-Radio Telescope, single pixel feed packages for the square kilometre array: an overview

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The Square Kilometre Array (SKA) project is an international effort to build the world’s largest radio telescope, enabling science with unprecedented detail and survey speed. The project spans over a decade and is now at a mature stage, ready to enter the construction and integration phase. In the fully deployed state, the MID-Telescope consists of a 150-km diameter array of offset Gregorian antennas installed in the radio quiet zone of the Karoo desert (South Africa). Each antenna is equippe...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1109/JMW.2020.3034029

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
PHYSICS
Subgroup:
Astrophysics
ORCID:
0000-0002-3309-9081
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Publisher:
Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Publisher's website
Journal:
IEEE Journal of Microwaves Journal website
Volume:
1
Issue:
1
Pages:
428 - 437
Publication date:
2021-01-11
Acceptance date:
2020-10-22
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ISSN:
2692-8388
Pubs id:
1140005
Local pid:
pubs:1140005

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