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A New 4–8 GHz Receiver for Kunming Station

Authors: Wen Chen, Longfei Hao, Zhixuan Li, Yonghua Xu, Min Wang

Journal: Transactions of IAA RAS vol. 41

Pages: 41–44

Year: 2017

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Keywords: VLBI, Astrometry, C-Band

Yunnan Astronomical Observatories (YNAO) is located in Kunming, Yunnan province, has a 40 m Radio Telescope which is part of the Chinese VLBI Network (CVN). Kunming station have installed a new C-Band receiver, so we can carry on more international VLBI observations in C-band, and will soon to be one of EVN stations. We got the first fringes with EVN fringe-test experiment in C-band last month. The Kunming station shows its good compatibility to work with the EVN in C-band.