ALMA's long look

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ALMA's Band 1 receivers will open up the 7 mm window to the 66 antennas on Chajnantor Plateau. Oscar Morata and Ted Huang relate the expected delivery schedule and science goals for these instruments.

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Figure 1: An ALMA Band 1 receiver cartridge.



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Morata, O., Huang, T. ALMA's long look. Nat Astron 1, 0156 (2017) doi:10.1038/s41550-017-0156

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