27 May '12, 11pm

Splitting the SKA – why a dual-site setup is a win for everyone: The SKA board has decided to put different tech...

Splitting the SKA – why a dual-site setup is a win for everyone: The SKA board has decided to put different tech...

is a concept that’s been slowly growing and evolving since 1991. But last night (AEST) this ambitious project took a giant leap towards reality with the announcement of a SKA site decision . The decision was a complex one, and one which recognised the enormous amount of international investment needed to make the SKA happen: the array will be split between Africa and Australia/New Zealand. What this does not mean is that half the telescope will be built on each continent. Each site will get a full square kilometre of collecting area, with the full scientific functionality originally envisaged. However, the SKA’s science goals require a facility that can tune into radio waves ranging from 70 MHz to more than 10,000 MHz . It’s impossible for any single technology to cover this vast range, so the plan has always been to build two or even three different types of antennas whic...

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