The Challenges of Low-Frequency Radio Polarimetry: Lessons from the Murchison Widefield Array
E Lenc, CS Anderson, N Barry, JD Bowman, IH Cairns, JS Farnes, BM Gaensler, G Heald, M Johnston-Hollitt, DL Kaplan, CR Lynch, PI McCauley, DA Mitchell, J Morgan, MF Morales, Tara Murphy, AR Offringa, SM Ord, B Pindor, C Riseley Show all
Publications of the Astronomical Society of Australia | CAMBRIDGE UNIV PRESS | Published : 2017
Awarded by Centre for All-sky Astrophysics (an Australian Research Council Centre of Excellence)
Awarded by Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC)
The Centre for All-sky Astrophysics (an Australian Research Council Centre of Excellence funded by grant CE110001020) supported this work. This scientific work makes use of the Murchison Radioastronomy Observatory, operated by CSIRO. We acknowledge the Wajarri Yamatji people as the traditional owners of the Observatory site. Support for the operation of the MWA is provided by the Australian Government (NCRIS), under a contract to Curtin University administered by Astronomy Australia Limited. We acknowledge the Pawsey Supercomputing Centre which is supported by the Western Australian and Australian Governments. We acknowledge the International Centre for Radio Astronomy Research (ICRAR), a Joint Venture of Curtin University and The University of Western Australia, funded by the Western Australian State government. The Dunlap Institute is funded through an endowment established by the David Dunlap family and the University of Toronto. B. M. G. acknowledges the support of the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC) through grant RGPIN-201505948, and of the Canada Research Chairs programme. The authors thank the anonymous referee for providing useful comments on the original version of this paper.