Journal article

LOW-FREQUENCY IMAGING OF FIELDS AT HIGH GALACTIC LATITUDE WITH THE MURCHISON WIDEFIELD ARRAY 32 ELEMENT PROTOTYPE

Christopher L Williams, Jacqueline N Hewitt, Alan M Levine, Angelica de Oliveira-Costa, Judd D Bowman, Frank H Briggs, BM Gaensler, Lars L Hernquist, Daniel A Mitchell, Miguel F Morales, Shiv K Sethi, Ravi Subrahmanyan, Elaine M Sadler, Wayne Arcus, David G Barnes, Gianni Bernardi, John D Bunton, Roger C Cappallo, Brian W Crosse, Brian E Corey Show all

Astrophysical Journal | IOP PUBLISHING LTD | Published : 2012

Grants

Awarded by Australian Research Council


Awarded by National Science Foundation


Awarded by U.S. Air Force Office of Scientific Research



Funding Acknowledgements

This scientific work uses data obtained from the Murchison Radio-astronomy Observatory. We acknowledge the Wajarri Yamatji people as the traditional owners of the observatory site. Support for this work comes from the Australian Research Council (grant Nos. LE0775621 and LE0882938), the National Science Foundation (grant Nos. AST-0457585, AST-0821321, AST-0908884, AST-1008353, and PHY-0835713), the U.S. Air Force Office of Scientific Research (grant No. FA9550-0510247), the Australian National Collaborative Research Infrastructure Strategy, Australia India Strategic Research Fund, the Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory, the MIT School of Science, MIT's Marble Astrophysics Fund, the Raman Research Institute, the Australian National University, the iVEC Petabyte Data Store, the NVIDIA sponsored CUDA Center for Excellence at Harvard University, and the International Centre for Radio Astronomy Research, a Joint Venture of Curtin University of Technology and the University of Western Australia, funded by the Western Australian State government. The Centre for All-sky Astrophysics is an Australian Research Council Centre of Excellence, funded by grant CE11E0001020. The MRO is managed by the CSIRO, who also provide operational support to the MWA. This research work has used the TIFR GMRT Sky Survey (http://tgss.ncra.tifr.res.in) data products. C.L.W. thanks Adrian Liu, and Leo Stein for helpful discussions and comments, as well as the Halleen family for their hospitality at Boolardy Station while working at the MRO.