The AOS Technical Building

The entrance of the ALMA Array Operations Site (AOS) technical building, located at an altitude of 5000 metres above sea level, on the Chajnantor plateau, in the Chilean Andes. This building hosts the ALMA Correlator, a powerful computer which will combine the signals from the ALMA antennas, making them work together as the most powerful submillimetre-wavelength radio telescope in the world. The observations are controlled from the ALMA Operations Support Facility (OSF), located at the much more comfortable altitude of 2900 metres, on the road to Chajnantor.

Telif:

ALMA (ESO/NAOJ/NRAO)/A. Caproni (ESO)

Görüntü Hakkında

Kimlik:aca_0975
Tür:Fotoğrafik
Yayın tarihi:06 Mayıs 2010 10:47
Boyut:4288 x 2848 px

Nesne Hakkında

Adı:Chajnantor
Tür:Unspecified : Technology : Observatory : Facility
Kategori:ALMA

Görüntü Türleri

Büyük JPEG
3,8 MB
Baskı JPEG
4,9 MB

Yaklaştırma


Duvarkağıtları

1024x768
321,0 KB
1280x1024
514,2 KB
1600x1200
738,4 KB
1920x1200
855,9 KB
2048x1536
1,2 MB

 

Ayrıca görüntüleyin...