Exploring the Radio Universe

This is the home page of the Exploring the Radio Universe course. Course notes can be accessed from the Content link in the menu bar at left. News will be published on the live course web site (currently WebCT) which can also be accessed by clicking on the course logo at the top of the navigation bar on the left of this screen. You can always return to this front page by clicking on the Home link.

Jodrell Bank Observatory

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Jodrell Bank Observatory is part of the Department of Physics & Astronomy at the University of Manchester. The observatory carries out research and instrument development in areas ranging from the evolution of stars to the origin of the universe. On behalf of the UK's Particle Physics and Astronomy Research Council it also operates the nationwide MERLIN network of radio telescopes which provides high resolution images of astronomical phenomena.

Details of other courses offered by Jodrell Bank may be found on our distance learning page.

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