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A survey for transients and variables with the Murchison Widefield Array 32-tile prototype at 154 MHz

ME Bell, T Murphy, DL Kaplan, P Hancock, BM Gaensler, J Banyer, K Bannister, C Trott, N Hurley-Walker, RB Wayth, J-P Macquart, W Arcus, D Barnes, G Bernardi, JD Bowman, F Briggs, JD Bunton, RJ Cappallo, BE Corey, A Deshpande Show all

Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society | OXFORD UNIV PRESS | Published : 2014


Awarded by US National Science Foundation

Awarded by Australian Research Council (LIEF grants)

Awarded by US Air Force Office of Scientific Research

Awarded by Australian Research Council Centre of Excellence

Awarded by Victoria University of Wellington from the New Zealand Ministry of Economic Development

Funding Acknowledgements

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 Observatory site. Support for the MWA comes from the US National Science Foundation (grants AST-0457585, PHY-0835713, CAREER-0847753 and AST-0908884), the Australian Research Council (LIEF grants LE0775621 and LE0882938), the US Air Force Office of Scientific Research (grant FA9550-0510247). This work was supported by the Centre for All-sky Astrophysics (CAASTRO), an Australian Research Council Centre of Excellence (grant CE110001020) and through the Science Leveraging Fund of the New South Wales Department of Trade and Investment. Support is also provided by the Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory, the MIT School of Science, the Raman Research Institute, the Australian National University and the Victoria University of Wellington (via grant MED-E1799 from the New Zealand Ministry of Economic Development and an IBM Shared University Research Grant). The Australian Federal government provides additional support via the National Collaborative Research Infrastructure Strategy, Education Investment Fund and the Australia India Strategic Research Fund, and Astronomy Australia Limited, under contract to Curtin University. We acknowledge the iVEC Petabyte Data Store, the Initiative in Innovative Computing and the CUDA Center for Excellence sponsored by NVIDIA at Harvard University, and 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.