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... to 30 GHz, world's largest diameter individual radio telescope Ukrainian T-shaped Radio telescope, second modification (UTR-2) Grakovo, Kharkiv, Ukraine World's largest radio ... England 76 m dish Yevpatoria RT-70 radio telescope Center for deep space communications, Yevpatoria, Crimea, Ukraine RT-70, 70 m telescope, operating. 408 MHz, Beam=3' 32 m VLBI dish Medicina Radio Observatory, Medicina, Bologna, Italy 32 m, fully steerable dish, 1400 MHz...43 GHz 32 m VLBI dish Noto Radio Observatory, Noto, Italy, 32 ...
... Mullard Radio Astronomy Observatory (MRAO) is home to a number of large aperture synthesis radio telescopes, including the One-Mile Telescope, 5-km Ryle Telescope ... Radio interferometry started in the mid-1940s on the outskirts of Cambridge, but with funding from the Science Research Council and a donation of £100,000 from Mullard Limited, construction of the ... The observatory was founded under Martin Ryle of the Radio-Astronomy Group of the Cavendish Laboratory, University of Cambridge and was opened by Sir Edward Victor Appleton on 25 July ...
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