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The Culgoora Radiospectrograph

  • K. V. Sheridan (a1)

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From 1951 to December 1964 the Radiophysics Division of CSIRO regularly operated a solar radiospectrograph at Dapto, N.S.W. This instrument finally spanned the frequency range from 5-2000 MHz with 8 separate receivers, 6 of which used mechanical tuning. Simple rhombic aerials were used on all bands except the 200-2000 MHz band which used a parabolic reflector. The quiet sun could be detected on the latter band only.

During 1965 a section of this spectrograph covering the frequency bands from 10-210 MHz was moved to the CSIRO Solar Observatory, Culgoora, N.S.W., and operated as an interim measure to maintain continuity of observations during the installation of the 80 MHz radioheliograph.

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1 Suzuki, S., Attwood, C. F., and Sheridan, K. V., IREE Trans., AP-14, 91 (1966).
2 Wild, J. P., ‘Progress in Radio Science, 1963-1966’, Part II, p. 1361, URSI, 1967.
3 Urbarz, H. W., Inf. Bull. Solar Radio Obs., No. 20, 2, 1966.

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