University of Alberta observatory domes

Antenna Operation

"Thank you so much for visiting our class on Friday! The kids loved it...they thought it was pretty cool to meet a "real" Astronomer! Thanks again, Janine"

Under construction.

Once the Frequency Team has found a clear frequency that is also recommended by Sky Scan Central, the Antenna Team's  job is to design an antenna that could be used for observing meteors. They will also be responsible for determining the elevation angle of the antenna for best results.


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and the

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