08/03/2021

MISTRAL calibration

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  • ORGANISATION/COMPANY
    Sapienza Università di Roma
  • RESEARCH FIELD
    AstronomyAstrophysics
  • RESEARCHER PROFILE
    First Stage Researcher (R1)
    Recognised Researcher (R2)
    Established Researcher (R3)
    Leading Researcher (R4)
  • APPLICATION DEADLINE
    04/04/2021 23:59 - Europe/Brussels
  • LOCATION
    Italy
  • TYPE OF CONTRACT
    To be defined

OFFER DESCRIPTION

This research will be focused on the activities aimed at a functional calibration and the use of data of a millimetric camera to be working at the focus of the Sardinia Radio Telescope. These activities will include the estimation of its sensitivity, the systematics control, and the analysis of the scientific data. We will ask the candidate to have experience or to be a fast learner on how to use a millimetric camera at frequencies in the range 75-115GHz, to be used at the focus of 50-100m class telescope. We will stress the importance of the instrumental and astronomical calibrations including the systematic effects as well as the scientific data interpretation.

More Information

Eligibility criteria

Assessment of title and topics interview.


Eligible destination country/ies for fellows:

  • Italy

Eligibility of fellows: country/ies of residence:

  • EUROPE

Eligibility of fellows: nationality/ies:

  • EUROPE

Selection process

Topic's interview.
Millimetric camera; W-band; Radio Telescope: Sardinia Radio Telescope; Sensitivity; Systematics; Sunyaev Zel’dovich effect.

Additional comments

  • Annual budget: 22500
  • Frequency of calls: biennale
  • International mobility required: yes

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Work location(s)
1 position(s) available at
Sapienza Università di Roma
Italy

EURAXESS offer ID: 614503
Posting organisation offer ID: 188248

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