Calibration and Stokes Imaging with Full Embedded Element Primary Beam Model for the Murchison Widefield Array
M Sokolowski, T Colegate, AT Sutinjo, D Ung, R Wayth, N Hurley-Walker, E Lenc, B Pindor, J Morgan, DL Kaplan, ME Bell, JR Callingham, KS Dwarakanath, Bi-Qing For, BM Gaensler, PJ Hancock, L Hindson, M Johnston-Hollitt, AD Kapinska, B McKinley Show all
Publications of the Astronomical Society of Australia | CAMBRIDGE UNIV PRESS | Published : 2017
The authors would like to thank the anonymous referee for their valuable input and suggestions, which have significantly improved the paper. The International Centre for Radio Astronomy Research (ICRAR) is a Joint Venture between Curtin University and the University of Western Australia, funded by the State Government of Western Australia and the Joint Venture partners. This scientific work makes use of the Murchison Radio-astronomy Observatory, operated by CSIRO. We acknowledge the Wajarri Yamatji people as the traditional owners of the Murchison Radioastronomy 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. This research was undertaken with the assistance of resources from the National Computational Infrastructure (NCI), which is supported by the Australian Government. The Centre of Excellence for All-sky Astrophysics (CAASTRO) is an Australian Research Council Centre of Excellence, funded by grant CE110001020.