The Owens Valley Radio Observatory: Early Years

Cohen, Marshall H. (1994) The Owens Valley Radio Observatory: Early Years. Engineering and Science, 57 (3). pp. 8-23. ISSN 0013-7812

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The U.S. lagged behind Europe and Australia in radio astronomy until the late 1950s, when Caltech erected two giant dishes at the foot of the Sierra Nevada.

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