8D20.10 - Radio Telescopes

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Radio Telescopes
Radio Telescopes
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  • Thaddeus Herman, "Measuring the Speed of Earth Around the Sun Using a Classroom-Built Radio Horn Telescope", Vol. 60, #2, Feb. 2022, p. 105.
  • John L. Makous, Kevin Bandura, "Using a Radio Telescope for Developing Models in an Introductory Physics Course", TPT, Vol. 59, #1, Jan. 2021, p. 38.
  • Michael Doherty, Vincent L. Fish, Madeleine Needles, "Revealing the Hidden Wave: Using the Very Small Radio Telescope to Teach High School Physics", TPT, Vol. 49, # 9, Dec. 2011, p. 546.
  • Samuel Derman, "Need a Classroom Stimulus? Introduce Radio Astronomy", TPT, Vol. 48, # 4, April 2010, p. 251.
  • Thomas E. Margrave, "Tune in to the Universe", TPT, Vol. 18, # 7, Oct. 1980, p. 548. 
  • John Dickel, Helene Dickel, "Cosmic Synchrotrons", TPT, Vol. 14, # 8, Nov. 1976, p. 479. 
  • E.G. Bowen, "The 210 - Foot Radio Telescope at Parkes", TPT, Vol. 4, # 3, March 1966, p. 99.
  • "The New Radio Telescope at the Mullard Observatory at Cambridge, England", TPT, Vol. 2, # 2, Feb. 1964, p. 72.
  • Ashish A. Mhaske, Joydeep Bagchi, Bhal Chandra Joshi, Joe Jacob, Paul K. T., "A Bose Horn Antenna Radio Telescope (BHARAT) Design for 21 cm Hydrogen Line Experiments for Radio Astronomy Teaching", AJP, Vol. 90, #12, Dec. 2022, p. 948.
  • R. Parthasarathy et al., "A Rooftop Radio Observatory: An Undergraduate Telescope System at the University of California at Berkeley", AJP, Vol. 66, #9, Sep. 1998, p. 768.
  • J. W. V. Storey et al., "21 cm Line of Atomic Hydrogen", AJP, Vol. 62, #12, Dec. 1994, p. 1077.
  • Joseph Lazio, Les Deutsch, "The Deep Space Network at 50", Physics Today, Dec. 2014, p. 31.
  • Deborah A. O'Dell, "Venerable Virginia Science Academy Welcomes New One", Physics Today, June 2014, p. 12.
  • Paul H. Carr, "Early History of Arecibo Observatory", Physics Today, June 2014, p. 11.
  • Daniel R. Altschuler, Christopher J. Salter, "The Arecibo Observatory: Fifty Astronomical Years", Physics Today, Nov. 2013, p. 43.
  • Toni Feder, "Tiny Antennas Form Vast Radio Telescope Array", Physics Today, March 2011, p. 24.
  • Toni Feder, "Fates of Two Big Radio Dishes Hang in the Balance", Physics Today, February 2017, p. 26-29.
  • Wallace A. Hilton, Roger C. Crawford, "Detection of Radio Waves From the Sun", The Science Teacher, Vol. 27, # 8, Dec. 1960, p. 45.
  • Ryan Bradley, "Static On The Line", Popular Science, Winter 2019, p. 66.
  • Emily Elert, "The Largest Telescope Dish", Popular Science, April 2013, p. 30.
  • Arnie Cooper, "Oil Change", Popular Science, January 2011, p. 36.
  • Curt Suplee, "Focusing on worlds near and far", Everyday Science Explained, National Geographic, p. 110.

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