The Dish joins hunt for mystery radio flashes

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The University of Western Australia’s Zadko Telescope and the Parkes Radio Telescope have joined forces in a new mission involving an international team of radio astronomers to hunt for mystery radio bursts in the universe.

Zadko Telescope Director Associate Professor David Coward, from UWA’s School of Physics, said the collaboration follows the recent revelation that the skies are teeming with short-lived exotic phenomena, named the “Transient Universe”.

Period18 Mar 2016

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  • Title The Dish joins hunt for mystery radio flashes
    Degree of recognitionLocal
    Media name/outletParkes Champion-Post
    Media typeWeb
    CountryAustralia
    Date18/03/16
    DescriptionThe University of Western Australia’s Zadko Telescope and the Parkes Radio Telescope have joined forces in a new mission involving an international team of radio astronomers to hunt for mystery radio bursts in the universe.
    Zadko Telescope Director Associate Professor David Coward, from UWA’s School of Physics, said the collaboration follows the recent revelation that the skies are teeming with short-lived exotic phenomena, named the “Transient Universe”.
    URLhttps://www.parkeschampionpost.com.au/story/3797189/the-dish-joins-hunt-for-mystery-radio-flashes/
    PersonsDavid Coward