Multi-Element Radio Linked Interferometer Network

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Multi-Element Radio Linked Interferometer Network
MERLIN map.jpg
A map showing the locations of the telescopes used in MERLIN
Organization University of Manchester
Website www.merlin.ac.uk

The Multi-Element Radio Linked Interferometer Network (MERLIN) is an array of radio telescopes.[1] It is spread across Great Britain.[1] There are seven radio telescopes in the array. MERLIN is run by Jodrell Bank Observatory, by the University of Manchester.[1] It is run as a National Facility on behalf of the Science and Technology Facilities Council.[1]

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  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 "Welcome to the MERLIN homepage". MERLIN/VLBI National Facility. http://www.merlin.ac.uk/. Retrieved 2011-10-09.

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