Accession Number N20130009599
Title Bonn Astro/Geo Correlator.
Publication Date Jun 2012
Media Count 4p
Personal Author A. Bertarini A. Mueskens A. Roy H. Rottmann L. LaPorta S. Bernhart W. Alef
Abstract The Bonn Distributed FX (DiFX) correlator is a software correlator operated jointly by the MPIfR and the IGG in Bonn and the BKG in Frankfurt. The Bonn correlator is hosted at the Max-Planck-Institut f ur Radioastronomie (MPIfR)1 in Bonn, Germany. It is operated jointly by the MPIfR and the Bundesamt f ur Kartographie und Geod asie (BKG)2 in cooperation with the Institut f ur Geod asie und Geoinformation der Universit at Bonn (IGG)3. It is a major correlator for geodetic observations and astronomical projects, for instance those involving pulsar gating, millimeter wavelengths, and astrometry.
Keywords Astrometry
Astronomy
Correlators
Geodetic surveys
Millimeter waves
Pulsars

 
Source Agency National Aeronautics and Space Administration
NTIS Subject Category 55A - Aeronomy
54B - Astronomy & Celestial Mechanics
Corporate Author Goddard Space Flight Center, Greenbelt, MD.
Document Type Technical report
Title Note N/A
NTIS Issue Number 1319
Contract Number N/A

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