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COMPASS: a 2.6m telescope for CMBR polarization studies

Piccirillo, L. and Dall'Oglio, G. and Farese, P. and Gundersen, J. and Keating, B. and Klawikowski, S. and Knox, L. and Levy, A. and Lubin, P. and O'Dell, C. and Timbie, P. and Ruhl, J. (2002) COMPASS: a 2.6m telescope for CMBR polarization studies. In: Experimental Cosmology at Millimetre Wavelengths. AIP Conference Proceedings. No.616. American Institute of Physics , Melville, NY, pp. 183-186. ISBN 0-7354-0062-8.

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COMPASS (COsmic Microwave Polarization at Small Scale) is an experiment devoted to measuring the polarization of the CMBR. Its design and characteristics are presented.

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Additional Information:© 2002 American Institute of Physics. Issue Date: 8 May 2002.
Subject Keywords:cosmic background radiation; radiofrequency cosmic radiation; astronomical telescopes; cosmology; astronomical polarimetry
Series Name:AIP Conference Proceedings
Issue or Number:616
Classification Code:PACS: 98.70.Vc; 95.55.Qf; 98.80.Es
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Official Citation:COMPASS: A 2.6 m telescope for CMBR polarization studies L. Piccirillo, G. Dall'Oglio, P. Farese, J. Gundersen, B. Keating, S. Klawikowski, L. Knox, A. Levy, P. Lubin, C. O'Dell, P. Timbie, and J. Ruhl, AIP Conf. Proc. 616, 183 (2002), DOI:10.1063/1.1475625
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