Radio Telescope On-Site Training Workshop

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Thursday February 22

6:00 PM  –  9:00 PM

In this workshop, attendees will learn the basics of radio telescope control with PARI's Smiley, or 12 Meter radio telescope.  

Items covered will include:

  • Coordinates, movement, and finding radio sources
  • Data collection
  • Drawing conclusions from the collected data
  • Techniques to integrate radio telescope use into science and math curriculum

Trained users will receive login credentials that allow remote use of our radio telescopes from anywhere with an internet connection, and four hours of use time.  Additional time on the telescopes is available for an additional cost.

This workshop is held on the PARI campus at 1 PARI Drive, Rosman, NC 28772.