Chasing RFI Waves – Part Seven

Here is part seven (the final part) of my non-fiction work about the National Radio Astronomy Observatory (NRAO) in Green Bank, West Virginia.¬†You can also read parts¬†one,¬†two,¬†three,¬†four,¬†five¬†and six. The NRAO fleet The cars used on the NRAO campus are different from what you might expect. You'll see photos of them below, and in case you're … Continue reading Chasing RFI Waves – Part Seven

Chasing RFI Waves – Part Six

Here is part six of my non-fiction work about the National Radio Astronomy Observatory in Green Bank, West Virginia.¬†You can also read parts¬†one,¬†two,¬†three,¬†four,¬†five¬†and seven. Tidbits The NRAO site is around 2,700 acres. It runs along the crest of the adjoining mountains.¬†One big current problem, that will only get bigger in time, are wireless routers folks … Continue reading Chasing RFI Waves – Part Six

Chasing RFI Waves – Part Three

Here is part three of my non-fiction work about the National Radio Astronomy Observatory.¬†You can also read parts¬†one,¬†two, four,¬†five,¬†six¬†and¬†seven. Chasing the Interference Wesley Sizemore's job at NRAO is to safeguard the NRQZ (National Radio Quiet Zone). As such, he is made aware of any RFI (Radio Frequency Interference) to the work being done at NRAO, … Continue reading Chasing RFI Waves – Part Three