Chapter 1. Introduction and Historical Review

  1. A. Richard Thompson1,
  2. James M. Moran2 and
  3. George W. Swenson Jr.3

Published Online: 30 DEC 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9783527617845.ch1

Interferometry and Synthesis in Radio Astronomy, Second Edition

Interferometry and Synthesis in Radio Astronomy, Second Edition

How to Cite

Thompson, A. R., Moran, J. M. and Swenson, G. W. (2001) Introduction and Historical Review, in Interferometry and Synthesis in Radio Astronomy, Second Edition, Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527617845.ch1

Author Information

  1. 1

    National Radio Astronomy Observatory

  2. 2

    Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics

  3. 3

    University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 DEC 2007
  2. Published Print: 9 MAY 2001

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471254928

Online ISBN: 9783527617845

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Keywords:

  • radio;
  • measurements;
  • astrometry;
  • radio signals;
  • emission

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Applications of Radio Interferometry

  • Basic Tenns and Definitions

  • Development of Radio Interferometry

  • Quantum Effect