Radio spectrometer to observe solar flares at low frequencies 45 MHz - 870 MHz
Sonntag, 27. Februar 2011
Installation #20 Birr castle Ireland
2nd installation of a low frequency Callisto at Birr castle, Ireland. Instrument will be operated by Trinity College Dublin.
Peter, Pietro, Joe, Eoin and Christian were working very hard to get everything running within two days... We already got 1st light on February 27th 2011, it is a type III flare going down to about 30 MHz. Data access here: Rosseobservatory.
Below a video (9.34MB) about positioning the logarithmic-periodic antenna to the sun.