6 July 2018 The Greenland telescope: Thule operations
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The Greenland Telescope Project (GLT) has successfully commissioned its 12-m sub-millimeter. In January 2018, the fringes were detected between the GLT and the Atacama Large Millimeter Array (ALMA) during a very-long-baseline interferometry (VLBI) exercise. In April 2018, the telescope participated in global VLBI science observations at Thule Air Base (TAB). The telescope has been completely rebuilt, with many new components, from the ALMA NA (North America) Prototype antenna and equipped with a new set of sub-millimeter receivers operating at 86, 230, and 345 GHz, as well as a complete set of instruments and VLBI backends. This paper describes our progress and status of the project and its plan for the coming decade.
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Ming-Tang Chen, Ming-Tang Chen, Philippe Raffin, Philippe Raffin, Paul T. P. Ho, Paul T. P. Ho, Makoto Inoue, Makoto Inoue, Ching-Tang Liu, Ching-Tang Liu, Yau-De Huang, Yau-De Huang, Chih-Chiang Han, Chih-Chiang Han, Timothy J. Norton, Timothy J. Norton, Satoki Matsushita, Satoki Matsushita, Keiichi Asada, Keiichi Asada, George Nystrom, George Nystrom, Derek Kubo, Derek Kubo, Nimesh A. Patel, Nimesh A. Patel, Shu-Hao Chang, Shu-Hao Chang, Ta-Shun Wei, Ta-Shun Wei, Pierre Martin-Cocher, Pierre Martin-Cocher, Homin Jiang, Homin Jiang, Paul Shaw, Paul Shaw, Hiroaki Nishioka, Hiroaki Nishioka, Chih-Wei L. Huang, Chih-Wei L. Huang, Chung-Chen Chen, Chung-Chen Chen, Patrick Koch, Patrick Koch, Ryan Chilson, Ryan Chilson, Ranjani Srinivasan, Ranjani Srinivasan, Kuan-Yu Liu, Kuan-Yu Liu, Chen-Yu Yu, Chen-Yu Yu, Geoffrey Bower, Geoffrey Bower, Peter Oshiro, Peter Oshiro, William Snow, William Snow, Shoko Koyama, Shoko Koyama, Jun Yi Koay, Jun Yi Koay, Chao-Te Li, Chao-Te Li, Wen-Ping Lo, Wen-Ping Lo, Chih-Cheng Chang, Chih-Cheng Chang, Masanori Nakamura, Masanori Nakamura, Zheng Meyer-Zhao, Zheng Meyer-Zhao, Hung-Yi Pu, Hung-Yi Pu, Lupin C. Lin, Lupin C. Lin, Daniel Bintley, Daniel Bintley, Craig Walther, Craig Walther, Per Friberg, Per Friberg, Jessica Dempsey, Jessica Dempsey, T. K. Sridharan, T. K. Sridharan, Sheperd S. Doeleman, Sheperd S. Doeleman, Roger Brissenden, Roger Brissenden, Hideo Ogawa, Hideo Ogawa, Kimihiro Kimura, Kimihiro Kimura, Yutaka Hasegawa, Yutaka Hasegawa, Jinchi Hao, Jinchi Hao, Kuo-Chang Han, Kuo-Chang Han, Song-Chu Chang, Song-Chu Chang, Li-Ming Lu, Li-Ming Lu, Juan-Carlos Algaba Marcos, Juan-Carlos Algaba Marcos, Alex Allardi, Alex Allardi, Aaron Faber, Aaron Faber, Fu-li Hsu, Fu-li Hsu, Wei-Long Chen, Wei-Long Chen, Fang-Chia Hsieh, Fang-Chia Hsieh, "The Greenland telescope: Thule operations", Proc. SPIE 10700, Ground-based and Airborne Telescopes VII, 107000H (6 July 2018); doi: 10.1117/12.2313378; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.2313378
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