12-Meter Radio Telescope

12m Radio Telescope

PARI 12 Meter Radio Telescope

PARI’s 12-meter radio telescope is a precision surface antenna mounted on an elevation over azimuth configuration. The telescope is controlled via fiber optics from the Cline Administration Building. The prime focus feed is currently a 1420 MHz receiver with a downconverter and SpectraCyber spectrometer. The signal is transmitted to the Cline Administration Building via fiber optics.