News of the WeekRadio Astronomy

Japan and Korea To Link Networks

See allHide authors and affiliations

Science  02 Nov 2001:
Vol. 294, Issue 5544, pp. 977
DOI: 10.1126/science.294.5544.977a

You are currently viewing the summary.

View Full Text

Log in to view the full text

Log in through your institution

Log in through your institution

Summary

Japan and Korea are teaming up to create an Asian network of radio telescopes that will match the capabilities of existing arrays in the United States and Europe. The collaboration also marks a scientific coming of age for Korea in very long baseline interferometry.